What is Femina?
Femina is Powerful emenagogue with a definite anti hysteric effect. The medicinal herbs used in Femina have been selected from several plants possessing emenagogue, antispasmodic, sedative and anti-septic properties. It contains Valeriana officinalis, Valeriana Jatamansi, Butea monosperma, Cinnamon cassia and Hysocyamus niger.
Where Femina works?
Dysmenorrhoea, oligomenorrhoea, metorrahagia and accompanied nervous disorders like tension, fear and anxiety. Hormones are to be given if needed, as Femina is not going to work as hormones in any case. Though it can be helpful alongwith hormones required as and adjuvant therapy.
How does Femina work?
Both of the Valerian species, being the main ingredient in Femina exert their effects by normalizing central nervous system i.e. prevent the enzymatic break down of gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA) in brain cells; aqueous extract of valerian have been shown to inhibit the uptake and stimulate the release of GABA in brain cortical synaptosomes, causing sedation of the brai arousal systems, similar to the synthetic benzodiazepines (Valium® and Halcion ®). Main pharmacological effects include insomnia, hysteria, nervous tension, fatigue and menstrual carmps, hyoscyamus; in combination with valerian synergies the antispasmodic effects and relieve painful menstrual disorders. (FS-5/5-15/16)
What are unwanted effects of Femina?
No side effects& adverse reaction are reported within therapeutic dose.
What amount to be taken?
One to two tablespoonfuls thrice daily after meals. To get the best results, drug should be continued upto to three cycles at least.
Syrup: 100 ml bottle.