Does Vitex Really Work?
As with most dietary supplements
) is claimed to work for a variety of different uses. But does it really work? This article will address the effectiveness of vitex for various uses, including:
- Relieving menopause symptoms
- Preventing miscarriages in women with insufficient progesterone levels
- Increasing breast milk supply
- Decreasing sexual desire in men
- Treating the following conditions:
- Painful menstrual periods (dysmenorrhea)
- Absent menstrual periods (amenorrhea)
- Irregular bleeding between periods (metrorrhagia)
- Infrequent menstrual periods (oligomenorrhea)
- Frequent menstrual periods (polymenorrhea)
- Premenstrual syndrome (PMS)
- Premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD).