Last update: July 10, 2014
Not risky for breastfeeding or infant.
False fruits (red hips), petals ,and seeds are used
It contains ascorbic acid, carotenes, oil, essential oil..
Unproved effects: laxative, diuretic.
Indication after Commission E of German Ministry of Health: none.
Maximal daily dose: 2 g
We do not have alternatives for Rose Hip 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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