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What are some good herbal remedies for night sweats?

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Black cohosh is one herbal remedy reported by women that helps with physical and emotional symptoms of menopause, including night sweats. Other possible herbal remedies are red clover, dong quai, evening primrose oil and soy. Studies done on the effectiveness of these herbal remedies are inconclusive, however, according to Healthline.

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What are some good herbal remedies for night sweats?
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Black cohosh is an herb taken from the root of a plant native to North America, and its effectiveness has mixed results when studied by the medical community. A few studies concluded that the herb provides short-term relief for night sweats and hot flashes, while other studies found no link to the herb and the alleviation of symptoms, according to Everyday Health.

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