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Vitexagnus castus (Chaste Tree, Chaste Berry, Vitex, Monk's Pepper) is an herbal supplement used to treat symptoms of menstruation, menopause, PMS, PMDD, endometriosis, and acne. Side effects, drug interactions, storage, dosage, and pregnancy safety should be reviewed prior to taking this herbal supplement.

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  • Monk's Pepper
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