false unicorn


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false unicorn

false unicorn

For Female Hormones. Thick Ribbed stems with unicorn horn shaped cluster of greenish white flowers on top that yellow with age, and thin log pointy leaves. Root contains steroidal saponins which are precursors of estrogen. Used to stimulate reproductive organs in both sexes, but especially helpful to women with uterine issues, infertility, ovulation issues, menopause, headaches and depression. Also used to soothe a delicate stomach.
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Black cohosh and liquorice tablets containing the herb false unicorn, pounds 5.99 for 30 tablets, from GNC (call 01483-410611), can help regulate the menstrual cycle.