Chaste Tree has been well studied in clinical trials to support normal hormone levels, particularly progesterone. Many studies to date have demonstrated positive clinical outcomes for conditions related to the female menstrual cycle.
It may help normalize estrogen and progesterone. Chaste tree is claimed to help treat painful breasts (mastodynia). In herbalism and medicine, chaste tree extracts are used for uterine fibroid cysts. They help boost breastmilk supply in new mothers.
It is particularly known for its ability to improve conditions affecting a woman’s reproductive system and is most commonly used to treat:
- premenstrual syndrome (PMS)
- menstrual disorders
- nursing difficulties