Chaste tree

Scientific Name

Vitex agnus castus


Overview

The chaste tree is used for the regulation of female hormones and aids with lactation as well as treating menstrual problems and menopause disorders.

Women who are postmenopausal, pregnant, or using contraceptive pills or hormone replacement therapies should not use the chaste tree.


Function


Forms Available


Recommended Intake


Deficiency


Sources in the Diet


Challenges Presented


Watson Products


Sources

  1. [0] – The New Encyclopedia of Vitamins, Minerals, Supplements, and Herbs