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Black Cohosh

Black cohosh, scientifically known as Actaea racemosa, is a perennial herb native to North America. It has been widely used in traditional medicine, particularly by Native American tribes, for its potential therapeutic properties. Black cohosh is primarily known for its use in managing menopause symptoms. It is believed to contain compounds that mimic estrogen and help regulate hormonal imbalances, reducing hot flashes, night sweats, mood swings, and sleep disturbances. Additionally, black cohosh has been utilized for its potential anti-inflammatory and analgesic effects, making it a popular remedy for menstrual cramps and arthritis pain. However, it is important to note that the efficacy and safety of black cohosh are still under investigation, and it is recommended to consult a healthcare professional before using it, especially for individuals with certain medical conditions or taking other medications.
Black Cohosh

Black cohosh is not commonly consumed for its nutritional value. It is primarily utilized for its medicinal properties and as an herb in traditional medicine. As a result, comprehensive nutritional information, such as macronutrient content or vitamin and mineral profiles, specific to it is not readily available. It is important to note that black cohosh is primarily used for its potential health benefits rather than its nutritional content.

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