Information on Lactation, insufficient

DescriptionWhen the supply of breast milk for a nursing baby is inadequate, compounds called galactagogues, which stimulate the flow of milk, are used to increase the flow of milk. Insufficient lactation can be due to protein deficiency, anemia, or stress and tension.
Treatment PlanAn herbal program can include galactagogues or relaxing herbs when appropriate.

Herbal Remedies for Lactation, insufficient

HerbTreatment SupportApplication
Vitexgalactagoguetincture, tablet, capsule
Fennelgalactagoguetea, tincture, capsule
Hopsnervinetea, tincture, capsule
Alfalfanourishing tonictea, capsule, tincture