Australian approved name (AAN): Actaea racemosa
Common names and synonyms: Black cohosh; Black snakeroot; Cimicifuga racemosa
Superseded AAN: Cimicifuga racemosa
Warnings: When used in oral medicines, the medicine requires the following warning statement on the medicine label:
BCOHOSH – Warning: In very rare cases – black cohosh has been associated with liver failure. If you are experiencing yellowing of the skin or whites of the eyes – dark urine – nausea- vomiting – unusual tiredness – weakness – stomach or abdominal pain – and/or loss of appetite – you should stop using this product and see your doctor.
Allowable purpose of the Ingredient: Active. Homeopathic