Estrogenic: Herbs That Have Estrogen-like Actions

  • Herb Properties
  • Herbs Alphabetical by Common Name

  • See List Herbs by Botanical Name

Herbs that have traditionally been used to treat obesity have many different actions that help the body use and burn calories from food more effectively. Some like Oolong tea and fucus help to keep appetite in check

See Also: Plants do not contain estrogen, however many herbs do contain isoflavones like formononetin, which mimic hormonal activity. This makes these herbs useful for hot flashes, vaginal dryness, and even the depression sometimes associated with menopause. Dong Quai, is considered one of the premium herbs used as a female tonic because of its effectiveness and safety.

See Also: * Hormonal Balance * Herbals for Women * Low Libido * Menopause Remedies