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Why should I take Nature's Sunshine 5W?.5-W - This herbal blend supplies nutrients supportive of the female glandular and reproductive systems. This formula is used during the last five weeks of pregnancy to assist with labour and help to ease child birth. It may assist in helping with uterine contractions, tone the uterus and improve circulation. 5-W may also be helpful for women who experience hormonally induced vasoconstrictive headaches that occur during menses. 5-W may also be helpful for dysmenorrhoea, hot flushes, menstrual cramping and spasms, and other menstrual irregularities. The formula contains natural minerals found in plants, which support vitality and healthy tissue growth. Product BenefitsFemale Glandular and Reproductive SupportChildbirth Support Product Features5W is a herbal combination designed to aid women during the last five weeks of pregnancy assist with labour and help make childbirth easier.The herbs in 5W assist in helping to promote the overall toning of uterine tissues in preparation for childbirth, the calming of false contractions, toning the uterus and help improve circulation. DosageTwo capsules three times daily with a meal or as recommended by your health care practitioner.Active IngredientsAmount Per 2 CapsulesProprietary blend 900 mgBlack Cohosh Root (Cimicifuga racemosa)Squaw Vine Whole Plant (Mitchella repens)Dong Quai Root (Angelica polymorpha)Butcher’s Broom Root (Ruscus aculeatus)Red Raspberry Leaves (Rubus idaeus)PrecautionsSome midwives caution that using black cohosh during the last five weeks of pregnancy may increase bleeding during labour in some women. If a tendency towards heavy bleeding exists, do not use in this formula. Avoid use in the first and second trimester of pregnancy.