Last update May 19, 2020
Flower essences prepared with brandy or cognac.
Oral or topical administration on the skin.
Since the last update we have not found any published data on its excretion in breast milk.
Prove of its efficacy against placebo is lacking (Lechien 2012, Ernst 2010).
Despite the fact that it is used in small quantities (several drops every day) it must be cautious with the total amount of alcohol consumed because its content may be higher than 20º
Suggestions made at e-lactancia are done by APILAM team of health professionals, and are based on updated scientific publications. It is not intended to replace the relationship you have with your doctor but to compound it. The pharmaceutical industry contraindicates breastfeeding, mistakenly and without scientific reasons, in most of the drug data sheets.
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e-lactancia is a resource recommended by Asociación Pro Lactancia Materna (APROLAM) of Mexico
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