Intervention Review

Black cohosh (Cimicifuga spp.) for menopausal symptoms

  1. Matthew J Leach1,*,
  2. Vivienne Moore2

Editorial Group: Cochrane Menstrual Disorders and Subfertility Group

Published Online: 12 SEP 2012

Assessed as up-to-date: 5 MAR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD007244.pub2

How to Cite

Leach MJ, Moore V. Black cohosh (Cimicifuga spp.) for menopausal symptoms. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2012, Issue 9. Art. No.: CD007244. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD007244.pub2.

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of South Australia, School of Nursing & Midwifery, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia

  2. 2

    University of Adelaide, Department of Public Health, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia

*Matthew J Leach, School of Nursing & Midwifery, University of South Australia, North Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia, 5000, Australia.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: Edited (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 12 SEP 2012


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