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Black Cohosh Study

Study Background

Additional Information

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Black Cohosh is an herbal supplement taken by some women to treat hot flashes, cramps, or other symptoms.

Researchers are studying the health effects of black cohosh in women who have been taking the supplement for at least 3 months.

Researchers are investigating how black cohosh affects folate and B12 levels, anemia, chromosomal damage in red blood cells, and metabolomics profiles.

Principal Investigator

Kristine L. Witt, M.S.
Kristine L. Witt, M.S.
Health Science Evaluator, Group Leader
Tel 984-287-3208
witt@niehs.nih.gov
P.O. Box 12233
Mail Drop K2-17
Durham, N.C. 27709
Rebecca Church
Rebecca L. Church
Clinical Research Coordinator
Tel 984-287-4421
rebecca.church@nih.gov
P.O. Box 12233
Mail Drop CU-01
Durham, N.C. 27709
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