Siberian Rhubarb Extract May Treat Symptoms of Perimenopause in Women*
A pill made from rhubarb may help treat the symptoms of perimenopause including hot flashes, according to a new study.
Researchers found 12 weeks of treatment with a pill containing extract ofRheum rhaponticum, the vegetable more commonly known as rhubarb, significantly reduced the frequency and severity of hot flashes in perimenopausal women.
Perimenopauseis the transition period tomenopauseduring which women begin experiencing irregular menstrual cycles. During this phase, women can develop symptoms including hot flashes, sweating, sleep disturbances, and mood swings.
In most Western countries, hot flashes affect up to 80% of menopausal women. For nearly one in three menopausal women, the hot flashes are severe and frequent enough to seriously disrupt their daily lives.
DIRECTIONS: For adults, take one (1) capsule daily preferably with a meal.