Does maca increase oestrogen?
Due to the association with maca and hormones often people are concerned about using it with conditions that are hormone sensitive. Common questions include: Does maca interfere with hormones? Does maca increase oestrogen? Is it safe for those on the contraceptive pill, with cervical dysplasia, cervical cancer or breast cancer?
Note: There is no upper limit with maca and everybody is different, so it is important to find your ideal dose that is right for your body, for some this may be less than the recommended for others it may be more. If you experience positive health benefits then we suggest you continue treatment at that ideal dosage. The material provided on this website is for information purposes only. It is not intended to replace medical advice or be a treatment for any medical condition. Users should consult a health professional if you have any concerns about your health, are starting any health or nutritional related treatment, or for any questions you may have regarding your own or any other party’s medical condition. Information and statements regarding dietary supplements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration and are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.