Last update: Oct. 18, 2014

της αγκινάρας

Very Low Risk for breastfeeding


Safe. Compatible.
Not risky for breastfeeding or infant.

At latest update, relevant information on excretion into breast milk was not found.

Plant largely used as food, infusion (tea) and extract. Because of a lack of toxicity, a moderate use as Phytotherapy during breastfeeding, is thought to be of low or nil risk.

Herbal leaves are used.

Constituents are: Lactones, phenol acids, flavonoids, steroids.

Not proven effects: cholagogue, liver protector, hypocholesterolemic effect.

Alternatives

We do not have alternatives for της αγκινάρας 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.
It is not intended to replace the relationship you have with your doctor but to compound it.

Jose Maria Paricio, Founder & President of APILAM/e-Lactancia

Your contribution is essential for this service to continue to exist. We need the generosity of people like you who believe in the benefits of breastfeeding.

Thank you for helping to protect and promote breastfeeding.

José María Paricio, founder of e-lactancia.

Other names

της αγκινάρας is also known as Artichoke. Here it is a list of alternative known names::


Groups

της αγκινάρας belongs to these groups or families:

Tradenames

Main tradenames from several countries containing της αγκινάρας in its composition:

References

  1. EMEA. Community herbal monograph on Cynara scolymus L., folium. 2011 Full text (in our servers)
  2. WHO. World Health Organization. WHO monographs on selected medicinal plants. Volume 4. WHO monographs. 2009 Full text (link to original source) Full text (in our servers)

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