Frequently Asked Questions

  • Q: What is Promensil?

    A: Promensil is a clinically-proven specifically formulated menopause supplement derived from natural, plant based isoflavones (from Red clover). It is used by women in various stages of menopause to reduce symptoms and support healthy aging.

  • Q: Is Promensil backed by scientific research?

    A: Promensil was developed over 20 years ago and since then has undergone over 15 years of scientific research resulting in 18 published studies worldwide.

  • Q: What is Red Clover?

    A: Red Clover (trifolium pratense) is a herbaceous species of flowering plant that is part of the legume family and one of the world's oldest agricultural crops used as a medicinal herb.

  • Q: What ingredients are in Promensil?

    A: Promensil contains naturally occurring (NOT chemically synthesized) isoflavones: genistein, daidzein, formononetin and biochanin A. Promensil is free from sugar, yeast, milk derivatives, wheat and corn starch, gluten, preservatives, artificial colours and flavours.

  • Q: How should I take Promensil?

    A: Depending on the severity of your symptoms, take 1 to 2 Promensil tablets with food daily.

  • Q: Is there anything that may lessen the effects of Promensil?

    A: Antibiotics and stomach remedies, such as H2 antagonists and proton pump inhibitors may reduce the absorption Promensil. Taking a daily probiotic tablet may help your body absorb the isoflavones from Promensil.

  • Q: Can I use Promensil if I'm still getting regular monthly periods?

    A: Yes. A 40mg tablet of Promensil contains 40mg of isoflavones. This is the equivalent of consuming two or three legume-based meals every day, typical of women's diets throughout Latin America and Asia.

  • Q: How long should I take Promensil for?

    A: You should be able to assess the benefits of taking Promensil after the first 4 weeks. Thereafter, take Promensil daily to maintain benefits.

  • Q: What is the difference between Promensil and other Red Clover products?

    A: Not all red clover products are the same. The standardisation process used to manufacture Promensil ensures that each tablet in every pack supplies 40mg or 80mg of isoflavones.

  • Q: What is the difference between Red Clover isoflavones and Soy isoflavones?

    A: Red clover and Soy are both legumes and belong to the same family of plants. The main difference is that Red Clover contains four active isoflavones whereas Soy only has two. Red Clover isoflavones also have better bioavailability, take less time to reach maximum concentration in the body and keep maximum concentration for longer.

  • Q: When should I not take Promensil?

    A: Promensil is not recommended for use during pregnancy or lactation. The product is not recommended for use by children. Use only as directed. If you need further information please call PharmaCare 1(877)417-7663 or talk to your healthcare professional.