Red clover for treatment of hot flashes and menopausal symptoms: A systematic review and meta-analysis

@article{Ghazanfarpour2016RedCF,
  title={Red clover for treatment of hot flashes and menopausal symptoms: A systematic review and meta-analysis},
  author={Masumeh Ghazanfarpour and Ramin Sadeghi and Robab Latifnejad Roudsari and Imaneh Khorsand and Talat Khadivzadeh and Brendan Muoio},
  journal={Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology},
  year={2016},
  volume={36},
  pages={301 - 311}
}
This study evaluated the efficacy of red clover to relieve hot flashes and menopausal symptoms in peri/postmenopausal women. Electronic databases (MEDLINE, Scopus and the Cochrane Library) were searched. The mean frequency of hot flashes in red clover groups was lower compared with that in the control groups (close to statistical significance). Difference in means (MD) of hot flashes frequency was − 1.99 (− 4.12–0.139; p = 0.067; heterogeneity P > 0.01; I2 = 94.93%; Random effect model… 
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