Also known as Chaste tree berry, Vitex, is native to Central Asia and has been used for centuries to safely promote hormone balance by supporting the pituitary gland. Vitex optimizes the ratio between estrogen and progesterone by stimulating the release of luteinizing hormone, regulating prolactin, and inhibiting follicle-stimulating hormone to increase progesterone levels. Studies have shown that vitex helps to regulate the menstrual cycle, provides relief from PMS and menopausal symptoms, reduces breast tenderness, and also supports fertility.
Dong Quai is a perennial herb that has been used for thousands of years in Traditional Chinese Medicine to support women’s health. Dong Quai acts to relax smooth muscles, relieving minor discomforts associated with the menstrual cycle.* Wild yam root contains a chemical compound known as diosgenin that can support hormone production in the body* Passionflower has been shown in studies to provide relief from anxiety by increasing levels of the calming neurotransmitter GABA. Studies have shown that vitamin B6, a cofactor required to create our mood-regulating neurotransmitters, promotes emotional well-being.