common names Blue cohosh, squaw root, papoose root.
origin Native to eastern North America. background Native Americans valued this plant highly for women, using it as a contraceptive, to regulate menstrual cycles, to induce labor, and for children's colic. preparation The fresh root is macerated in alcohol, diluted, and succussed.
Symptoms better For warmth. Symptoms worse For movement; for coffee; in the evening.
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