Treating hot flushes without hormone replacement therapy
Inverness Medical Innovations
Medical Subject Headings
Cimicifuga; Drugs, Chinese Herbal; Fatty Acids, Essential; Female; Hormone Replacement Therapy; Hot Flashes; Humans; Isoflavones; Linoleic Acids; Middle Aged; Phytotherapy; Plant Oils; Plant Preparations; Soybeans; Trifolium; gamma-Linolenic Acid
Obstetrics and Gynecology
Physicians may recommend alternative treatments for hot flashes with the same confidence they have in prescription drugs if they understand the expected results, risks and benefits, and interactions with other medications.
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Citation: J Fam Pract. 2003 Apr;52(4):291-6.