Dealing with the symptoms of menopause and premenstrual syndrome is difficult for many women. Many mild symptoms of menopause and premenstrual syndrome can be addressed through the use of supplementation.*
Prime Feminene Female Support Formula is a dietary supplement to help women reduce the discomfort of mild symptoms associated with both menopause and premenstrual syndrome. Prime Feminene utilizes three unique ingredients – Lifenol®, maca and chaste berry extract – scientifically formulated to help women maintain a healthy, normal hormonal balance which helps stabilize mood, helps reduce menopausal symptoms like hot flashes and night sweats, and helps counteract the mild effects of PMS.
*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product(s) is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.
- Helps to reduce hot flashes and night sweats associated with menopause
- Helps stabilize mood
- May help maintain normal hormone balance
- Helps alleviate mild symptoms commonly associated with menopause
- Helps counteract mild effects of PMS
- Helps maintain optimal female health
Lifenol® Hop Extract ( Humulus lupulus ) 85 mg
Lifenol hop extract is a patented extract of hops. This specific extract is unique because it contains prenylflavonoids, including 8-prenylnaringenin (8-PN), a very active phytoestrogen. Published studies have revealed a strong link between the estrogenic activity of hops and their 8-PN activity.
Lifenol’s unique profile has been shown to have positive effects on mild menopausal concerns, especially hot flashes and night sweats. Clinical studies show significant reductions in the number of hot flashes, as well as an improved quality of life in menopausal women. Women supplemented with hops extract showed decreases in total menopausal discomforts, including a decrease in the number of hot flashes and night sweats.
Researchers believe that it is through 8-PN’s activity of binding to alpha- and beta-estrogen receptors that hops extract exerts much of its action in regards to menopausal issues.*
Maca Root ( Lepidium meyenii ) 250 mg
Maca is a Peruvian plant resembling a radish and has an odor similar to butterscotch. It has been cultivated as a vegetable crop in the Andes mountains for at least 3,000 years. The applicable part of maca is the root and its constituents include sterols, minerals, lipids and others.
Researchers believe maca works as an adaptogenic herb and helps modulate the body’s response to stress. Clinical trials specifically demonstrate effects for maintaining energy, decreasing stress and relieving discomfort associated with menopause.
Maca also helps provide support for menopause by helping stabilize mood. As a member of the broccoli family, maca also contains glucosinolates, which may work to support cellular health.*
Chaste Berry Extract ( Vitex agnus-castus ) 200 mg
Chaste berry extract, or Vitex, is a shrub native to the Mediterranean and Central Asia, but can also be found around the United States. It is generally used in dietary supplements for helping to maintain normal levels of female hormones and for mild menopausal concerns. It has several active constituents, including diterpenes, flavonoids, essential oils and glycosides.*
What is menopause, and when does it start?
Menopause is the ceasing of the monthly female menstrual cycle. Some common symptoms of menopause include hot flashes, night sweats, mood swings and sleeplessness.
The average age of menopause in the United States is 52 years old; yet the age of onset varies and can occur anytime between 40 and 60. Prior to menopause, some women experience perimenopause, a time period that can include many of the symptoms of menopause before menstruation stops.
What is PMS, and what are its symptoms?
Premenstrual syndrome, or PMS, occurs for up to two weeks prior to menstruation. PMS has been associated with a deficiency or excess of hormones, nutritional deficiencies and stress, as well as other nutritional and lifestyle factors.
Symptoms of PMS include increased levels of anger and stress, bloating, breast tenderness and sensitivity, abdominal discomfort, sadness, short-term fatigue, head discomfort, hostility, trouble sleeping, joint discomfort, mood swings, nervousness and tension.
How can Prime Feminene help maintain hormonal balance?
The unique ingredients included in Prime Feminene have been shown in studies to help modulate the body’s response to a number of hormonal triggers, both internally and externally.
One of these factors is estrogenic activity, or EA, which is considered a hormone disruptor. Estrogen, the primary female sex hormone, plays a significant role in women’s mental health, and maintaining normal levels of estrogen are necessary to reduce the symptoms of perimenopause and postmenopause.
According to studies, certain synthetic and naturally occurring chemicals – also called hormone disruptors – can interfere with these processes and lead to adverse effects. The ingredient Lifenol® is rich in prenylflavonoids – specifically 8-prenylnaringenin (8-PN), a very active phytoestrogen – and has been shown to have positive effects on menopausal concerns related to estrogenic activity, including hot flashes and night sweats.
Clinical trials and studies have found that maca, an adaptogenic herb, helps control the body’s response to stress, while also helping to maintain energy and relieve mild discomfort associated with menopause. Maca has also been shown to help stabilize mood.
Chaste berry extract is traditionally used to promote normal levels of female hormones and for mild menopausal concerns. Its ability to support normal hormone balance and promote a healthy menstrual cycle is due in large part to its phytochemical makeup, which includes diterpenes, flavonoids, essential oils and glycosides.*
What is the recommended serving for Prime Feminene?
As a dietary supplement, women should take one (1) capsule daily, or as directed by your healthcare provider.
Are there any warnings associated with taking Prime Feminene?
If you are currently taking any prescription medication or have an ongoing medical condition, or if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, you should consult with your healthcare provider before using this product. If you are allergic to any of the ingredients listed, you should not take this product.
What is Lifenol®?
Lifenol is patented extract from hops cones that has been shown in numerous clinical studies to significantly reduce the instances of hot flashes and improve the quality of life in menopausal women. In studies, women who supplemented with hops extract showed decreases in total menopausal discomforts, including a decrease in the number of hot flashes and night sweats.*
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