October 2010
JPMI: Journal of Postgraduate Medical Institute;2010, Vol. 24 Issue 4, p336
Academic Journal
The article focuses on various Chinese herbs used for treating female infertility. It says that chaste tree berry (Vitex agnus-castus) induces luteinizing hormone (LH) release from the pituitary gland and thus promoting ovulation. It also states that dong quai (Angelica sinensis) promotes metabolism within uterus, regulate hormonal control, and improve menstrual cycle. It mentions that red clover blossoms (Trifolium pratense) are rich in coumestans and isoflavones that promote fertility.


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