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#1 291

Posted 10 December 2012 - 04:38 PM

If you have used it can you share your experience here?
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#2 twinboys

Posted 10 December 2012 - 04:56 PM

I spent 2 years TTC and had just started making appointments to see a FS, I also decided that it was time to also look at alternative treatments.

I started seeing a naturopath and it was part of the concoction I was taking twice a day.
There were other ingredients - all working together and vitex was just one of the ingredients.

I have to say that what I was taking all worked very quickly  -within the first month I noticed a huge change in my cycle ( more blood and a bought my slightly irregular cycle a little earlier than normal), the following month my cycle changed again (there was a change in how I felt and the blood amount increased slightly)
I didn't get to see if my 3rd cycle changed as I was pregnant. (see my user name)

I have now  after having kids being dx'd with PCOS so I feel very lucky that I found something that definitely made a difference with me.

#3 291

Posted 12 December 2012 - 10:35 AM

Thanks Twinboys.

I've been getting headaches each day right on 2pm. So trying to eat later. Also noticed end of cycle bleeding lasting a bit longer.

#4 Lovemy2kids

Posted 04 January 2013 - 10:16 PM

I TTC for number 2 for 12 months. I had a short lutealphase and saw a naturopath who prescribed vitex, next month pregnant! So positive for me.

#5 cassidysmummy

Posted 04 January 2013 - 10:24 PM

First month taking it and now 4 wks preg original.gif

#6 AnotherFeral

Posted 04 January 2013 - 10:25 PM

It increased my LP by a day or two and brought ovulation forward by a couple of days.

#7 sophiasmum

Posted 05 January 2013 - 09:23 AM

I took it for a long time. It regulated my cycle perfectly. First time I was pregnant within 2nd month of taking, but miscarried I believe because I stopped taking it as soon as I got BFP. I starting taking it again after m/c, it took 6 mths to fall pg again but I continued taking it until end of 1st tri & that is DD2.

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