Last update: Nov. 17, 2013
Not risky for breastfeeding or infant.
Flowers are used. It contains essential oil and tannins.
Indications after Commission E of German Ministry of Health: Oral-pharingeal inflammation. Dosage: not more than 6 g-a- day. Also used as astringent, and topically to treat acne, vulvovaginitis, aphtas, ulcers.
We do not have alternatives for French rose since it is relatively safe.
Suggestions made at e-lactancia are done by APILAM´s pediatricians and pharmacists, and are based on updated scientific publications.
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