Natural Remedies

Many women want to treat their symptoms without medications and turn to natural remedies and over-the-counter treatments for help.

These may include herbal or plant supplements, vaginal moisturisers, acupuncture and aromatherapy among others.

The evidence base for these treatments varies, meaning that we do not always have much scientific evidence about how well they work. Despite this, many women have positive experiences.

Each treatment page in this section includes a short summary to help you learn more.