Agnus Castus dried herb whole berries
The Spiceworks sell both the whole berries and the powdered form of this herb.
Also known as: Vitex, Chaste Tree, Chasteberry, Abraham’s Balm or Monk’s Pepper
Used to relieve premenstrual symptoms, bloating, mood swings, menstrual cramps and breast tenderness.
Agnus Castus PMS Relief is a traditional herbal medicinal product used to help relieve symptoms associated with premenstrual syndrome, based on traditional use only.
PMS is thought to affect up to 70% of women of childbearing age and many will suffer in silence each month.
Agnus Castus has been traditionally used for centuries to relieve symptoms associated with PMS.
The plant produces small, aromatic white or lilac flowers in the height of summer and, after pollination, develops dark reddish-brown-to-black fruits about the size of peppercorns.
Some men use Agnus Castus for increasing the flow of urine, for treating benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH), and for reducing sexual desire.
Agnus Castus is also used for acne, nervousness, dementia, joint conditions, colds, upset stomach, spleen disorders, headaches, migraine, eye pain, body inflammation, and swelling.
Some people apply Agnus Castus to the skin to flush out parasites and to prevent insect bites and stings.
Take as a herbal ‘Tea’ infusion.
Use 1 heaped teaspoon of the berries per cup.
If using the powdered form, use 1 LEVEL Teaspoon per cup required.
Place in pot.
Add boiling water
Allow to infuse for 4-6 minutes
Strain into a cup and drink.
Can be taken hot or cold.
Can be prepared in advance and used as required.
Use twice daily while symptoms persist.
Not suitable if you are under 18 years of age, pregnant or trying to become pregnant, breastfeeding, suffering from a current pituitary disorder or allergic to any of the ingredients.
ALWAYS seek a qualified medical advice BEFORE taking any natural remedies. This product is 100% pure Agnus Castus herb.