Women's health

28 April 2010

Fluid retention

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Oedema is the swelling that occurs when fluid accumulates in the tissues. It may be localised to a certain body part, or be generalised and affect the whole body.

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22 July 2011

Pre-menstrual syndrome

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The term pre-menstrual syndrome (PMS) describes a group of physical, mental and emotional symptoms that many women experience during the 1-2 weeks before the onset of the menstrual period.

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01 April 2010

Cystitis

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Cystitis is an inflammation of the bladder, commonly caused by a urinary tract infection (UTI). It is more likely to affect women than men, causing discomfort and inconvenience.

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13 October 2014

Candida

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A fungal disease affecting the warm, damp regions of the body such as the genital area.

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29 February 2016

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Women's health

Womens Bio Balance

Women’s Bio Balance™ is a unique one-a-day oral probiotic which may help reduce the colonisation of “bad” bacteria & yeast in the vagina & re-establish “good” bacteria to help protect against imbalances in the vagina.

Lactobacillus rhamnosus GR-1™ & Lactobacillus reuteri RC-14™:2.3 billion organisms

Dosage

Adults and teenagers - Take 1 capsule orally per day and increase to 2 capsules per day as needed, or as professionally prescribed.

None clinically noted in the literature at the recommended dose.

Women's health

Evening Primrose Oil

$39.99

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This product is available for pre-order.

Blackmores Evening Primrose Oil 1 g contains cold-pressed EPO. EPO is a natural source of the important omega-6 fatty acid gamma-linolenic acid (GLA).

Low levels of GLA have been found in women with PMS and adults as well as children with eczema.

Evening primrose oil(EPO)
providing gamma-linolenic acid (GLA) 100 mg
:1 g (1000 mg)

Dosage

Adults – Take 1 to 3 capsules once a day with a meal, or as professionally prescribed.

Children 6-12 years – Take 1 to 2 capsules once a day (pierce and squeeze into milk, juice or cereal), or as professionally prescribed.

Children 2-6 years – Take 1 capsule a day (pierce and squeeze into milk, juice or cereal), or as professionally prescribed.
  • May occasionally cause mild gastrointestinal symptoms or headache
  • If symptoms persist, see your healthcare professional