Chaste Berry Powder (Vitex Agnus Castus)
Chaste berry (Vitex) has been used for centuries to treat:
- constipation, gas, bloating
- to bring on menstruation and lactation
- In modern herbal medicine, the herb is mainly used to treat hormone imbalance and pain caused by excessive secretion of the hormone prolactin during PMS
- Has been used to relieve water weight, headache, and fatigue.
WARNING: SHOULD NOT BE TAKEN BY MEN OR DURING PREGNANCY, though it is commonly chosen by geldings to help rebalance hormone levels.
Vitex is used in our Too Much Mare and Too Manly recipes.