December 07, 2022

Blue Cohosh 1:2 (Caulophyllum Thallictroides)


Blue cohosh is a herb useful for uterine atony, birth preparation and ovarian problems


*low dose 1.5-3 mls per day, 10-20 mls per week

Parts Used:


Main Actions:

  • Partus preparator
  • Uterine tonic
  • Antispasmodic (uterus)
  • Emmenagogue

Key Indications:

  • Dysmenorrhoea
  • Amenorrhoea
  • Specific for conditions with uterine atony
  • Use in a birthing mix (See Botanica birthing mix)

Major Safety Issues:

Pregnancy and lactation (except in a partus prep)