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Black Cohosh Dried Herb

Black Cohosh Dried Herb

Regular price $12.00 USD
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Cut and Sifted. Wild crafted.

Botanical Name

Actaea racemosa L.

Plant Description

Black cohosh (Actaea racemosa) is a perennial, bush-like plant native to North America.It's a member of the buttercup family. Common names include snakeroot, black bugbane, and rattleweed.


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Abortifacient; Alterative; Analgesic; Antibacterial; Antidotal; Antiinflammatory; Antipyretic; Antirheumatic; Antiserotonin; Antispasmodic; Antitumor-Proliferation; Antitussive; Antiulcer; Aphrodisiac; Astringent; Bitter; CNS-Depressant; Depurative; Diaphoretic; Diuretic; Emmenagogue; Estrogenic; Expectorant; Hypoglycemic; Hypotensive; Immunodepressant; Lactagogue; Mucolytic; Narcotic; Peripheral Vasodilator; Sedative; Stomachic; Luteinizing-Hormone Suppressant; Tonic; Tranquilizer; Uterocontractant; Uterotonic


Tea, Tincture, Extract


Class 2b, 2c. Not to be used for more than 3 months. Women taking estrogen therapy should consult a physician before using black cohosh. Can cause premature labor. Because of insufficient data, use during pregnancy and lactation is not advised.


Duke, J. A. 1985. CRC Handbook of Medicinal Herbs. Boca Raton, Florida, CRC Press, Inc.

FDA Statement - Not intended to diagnose, prevent, treat, or cure through the sale of this Herb. Use at your own risk. Information provided is for informational purposes only and is not intended to replace consultation with your physician. The FDA has not evaluated this statement. Packaged and distributed by The Boho Being.

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