Menstium: Complete Information

By SheCares Editorial Team | rev. May 20, 2019

What is Menstium?

Menstrium is a PMS supplements that contains a unique blend of vitamins, minerals, and herbs to bring women relief from a variety of menstrual complaints, such as irritability, mood swings, depression, cramps, breast tenderness, and more.

Last updated 05/2019

Menstium: Complete Information

Quick Facts

Company Snapshot
www.progressivehealth.com/

Idaho-based

More than 20 years in business

Money-back guarantee

Customer support

  • 888-482-6460
  • support@progressivehealth.com
  • 7 AM - 7 PM EST

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  • Effective for those suffering from PMS symptoms; results will vary
  • No clinical studies proving efficacy 
  • 180-day money-back guarantee  
  • Price (via amazon.com): $9 for a 1-month supply

How Menstium Works

Several herbs found in Menstium have been used traditionally in Chinese medicine to relieve premenstrual maladies, such as chasteberry. The suppleent also contains the mineral magnesium, which has been scientifically found to reduce symptoms of bloating, breast tenderness, and weight gain during PMS. The ingredient list is rounded off with vitamins like B6, which is also studied to help allay symptoms of PMS.

Menstium Ingredients

Main Ingredients

Menstium: Complete Information Ingredients
  • Vitamin E (d-Alpha Tocopheryl Succinate) - antioxidant that prevents free radical damage
  • Vitamin B6 (Pyridoxine HCL) - maintains normal nerve function, creates hemoglobin, breaks down proteins, and balances blood sugar
  • Magnesium (Magnesium Oxide) - maintains normal muscle and nerve function, supports a healthy immune system, regulates blood glucose levels, and more vital roles
  • Chasteberry Extract (Vitex agnus-castus) (fruit) - phytoestrogenic herb added that also balances emotions and mood before and during menses  
  • Dong Quai Extract(Angelica sinensis) (root) - phytoestrogen added to help combat cramps, irregular periods, fatigue, and anemia from heavy flow
  • Licorice Extract (Glycyrrhiza glabra) (root) - herb that is traditionally used to alleviate pain and cramps characteristic of dysmenorrhea  
  • L-Theanine - amino acid that helps relax the mind without causing drowsiness

Other Ingredients

Vegetarian Capsule (Hypromellose), Magnesium Stearate, Rice Powder

Menstium Safety & Side Effects

Menstium Safety

Please consult with your doctor before use if suffering from a health condition, especially those which are hormone-dependent. Also, do not use if the safety seal is broken or missing, and keep out of reach of children.

Side Effects of Menstium

There is no mention of short- or long-term side effects of Menstium, although the occurrence of headaches have been mentioned in an Amazon review. Use the supplement with caution and discontinue use if adverse reactions evolve. 

Menstium Reviews

Amazon

(7 reviews - Average rating: 3.0 out of 5)

Extremely small sample pool from customers who purchased a 60-capsule bottle:

  • Positive reviews compliment the supplement for working against sleep disturbances, anxiety, and depression.
  • Negative reviews mention that the product caused headaches.

No further sources of reviews present on any other reputable website.

Additional Information

Directions

As a dietary supplement, take one capsule in the morning and one capsule in the afternoon with 8 ounces of water. Between 46 to 60 days of continuous use is necessary for optimum results.

Where to Buy Menstium

Menstium can be purchased on the company website or through Amazon.

Anita Myers By Anita Myers, Expert Reviewer | Updated May 20, 2019

I am truly passionate about helping others find the path to better health, wellness, and spirituality through yoga. I blog at Anita's Wellness Journey.

Sources

  • Amazon, https://amzn.to/2LX0k41
  • Nahid, F. et al. (2010). Evaluating the effect of magnesium and magnesium plus vitamin B6 supplement on the severity of premenstrual syndrome. Iranian Journal of Nursing and Midwifery Research, 15(Suppl 1), 401-405. Retrieved May 17, 2019, from https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3208934/
  • Nobre, A.C. et al. (2008). L-theanine, a natural constituent in tea, and its effect on mental state. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 17 (Suppl 1), 167-168. Retrieved May 17, 2019, from https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18296328
  • Progressive Health, http://www.progressivehealth.com/catalog/menstium/

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