The product offers a selection of natural herbs and herbal extracts that have traditionally been shown to help alleviate menopausal symptoms:
- Dong Quai – 200 mg
- Red Raspberry – 100 mg
- Chaste Tree Extract – 100 mg
- Red Clover Extract – 100 mg
- Black Cohosh Extract – 80 mg
- Soy isoflavones (non-GMO) – 60 mg
- Wild Yam Extract – 50 mg
- Licorice – 50 mg
- Ginger – 50 mg
- 5-HTP (5-hydroytryptophan) – 30 mg
The formula also includes rice flour, cellulose (capsule), silica and magnesium stearate (vegetable source). It also contains soy and wheat. Good for vegetarians as is does not contain yeast, milk, egg, fish, shellfish or tree nut ingredients. However, it must be noted that it is manufactured in an facility that processes other ingredients containing these and other allergens.
Recommended dosage is 3 capsules per day with one bottle containing 90 capsules.
While no specific side effects are noted on the website, there is evidence that two of these ingredients may have interactions with other medications. Black Cohosh may interact with anti-depressants while Licorice may cause an interaction with heart and/or diabetes medication. Please consult your physician prior to use if you take any of these medications.
The manufacturers website offers the product for 17.99 USD for 90 capsules, or a months supply which makes this product quite affordable. But does it offer all day support and provide a complete formula?
The website does not offer any information regarding any form of guarantee on their product. Therefore, should you decide to try this product, you may have to resort to contacting your retailer for an issues that you may have.
Menopause Support by NowFoods appears to be an outstanding product for giving additional natural herbal support to those battling the ill effects of menopause. However, it is worth noting that there may be other ingredients that have been shown to provide more support in a more convenient manner. As an overall nutritional support it appears to be a good value for the money.