Definition of galactogogues. Meaning of galactogogues. Synonyms of galactogogues

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Definition of galactogogues

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Meaning of galactogogue from wikipedia

- a galactagogue, or galactogogue, (from γάλα γαλακτ-, milk, + ἀγωγός, leading) is a substance that promotes lactation in humans and other
- racemosus (shatavari) is recommended in ayurvedic texts for the prevention and treatment of gastric ulcers, dyspepsia and as a galactogogue.
- its name derives from gale (milk ) and ega (to bring on), as galega has been used as a galactogogue in small domestic animals (hence the
- acting as an anti-dopaminergic agent, results in increased prolactin secretion, and thus promotes lactation (that is, it is a galactogogue ).
- the stem is used as a spiritual hallucinogen, and is applied topically as a galactogogue , or lactation aid date february 2007.
- california poppy (eschscholzia californica) can be chewed to treat toothache, and to decrease milk production in nursing mothers anti- galactogogue
- it has sometimes been used as a galactogogue to promote lactation . the crude extracts contain about 0.2% cnicin . it is recommended for
- are bitter, thermogenic, depurative, rubefacient, galactogogue, tonic, aphrodisiac, ophthalmic, antiscorbutic, antihistaminic and diuretic.
- fenugr**** is vulnerary , anti-inflammatory, anti-spasmodic, tonic, emmenagogue, galactogogue , and hypotensive. unicorn root was used by
- last2 howard , first3 anne , last3 montgomery , first4 nancy , last4 wight , title use of galactogogues in initiating or augmenting