Wild yam has been used for
centuries as a remedy for menstrual pain and complications associated with child bearing.
It contains an alkaloid
agent that relaxes the muscles of the entire abdominal region. Consequently, it is often
helpful for women experiencing menstrual cramps and nausea associated with pregnancy.
This herb is supposed to
contain progesterone-like properties for women undergoing menopause. This is still being
How It May Benefit
nausea due to pregnancy
urinary tract disorders
Always seek professional
advice with regard to doses.
Herbs should only be used under the supervision of an experienced
herbalist or naturopath experienced in herbs.
Wild yam is available as
dried root, tincture, or capsules.