Black Cohosh

Cimicifuga racemosa



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Black Cohosh is a valuable herb for our Nervous System. It comes from North America. It has a powerful effect as a relaxant and a soother of the female reproductive system. It is very effective in curing all kinds of rheumatic conditions. It can also be used in cases of rheumatic pains but also rheumatic arthritis, osteoarthritis and neuromuscular pains. It is indicated for sciatica and neuralgia. It reduces spasms and thus helps curing conditions of the lungs such as whooping cough. It can be used in cases of painful or late menstruation. It relieves ovarian and uterine cramps. It balances female reproductive hormones and can be used safely to help the human body return to its normal hormonal activity. As a relaxing neurotronic it is indicated for numerous conditions, whenever such a herb is needed.

Teapot method

Quantity / 250ml of water

1/2-1 tsp

8 gr

Temperature of infusion

90-100oC /194-211 oF

Infusion length

10 – 15 min / Simmer


3 times / day