The main purported benefits of wild yam cream include relief of menopausal symptoms such as hot flashes or night sweats, although it has not been proven clinically effective for these symptoms, according to WebMD. In add... More » Health Medications & Vitamins Vitamins & Supplements

Wild yam cream is a topical product used by some women to reduce the severity of hot flashes and other symptoms of menopause. The active chemical in the wild yam is diosgenin, and laboratory procedures turn diosgenin int... More » Health Conditions & Diseases Skin Conditions

Black cohosh relieves hot flashes, heart palpitations, sleep problems and night sweats in some menopausal women. Black cohosh supplements are prescribed for hormonal therapy in Germany. Studies done on black cohosh resul... More » Health Medications & Vitamins Vitamins & Supplements
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