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Black Cohosh

 © Steven Foster

Black cohosh, a member of the buttercup family, is a plant native to North America. It has been used as a folk or traditional remedy for symptoms associated with menopause, but study results are mixed on whether it is helpful for menopausal symptoms. The safety of long-term use of black cohosh is uncertain.

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