Last update July 10, 2014

Brier Rose

Very Low Risk

Safe. Compatible. Minimal risk for breastfeeding and 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 Brier Rose since it is relatively safe.

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.

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

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Thank you for helping to protect and promote breastfeeding.

José María Paricio, founder of e-lactancia.

Other names

Brier Rose is also known as Rose Hip. Here it is a list of alternative known names::


Brier Rose belongs to this group or family:


  1. Kennedy DA, Lupattelli A, Koren G, Nordeng H. Herbal medicine use in pregnancy: results of a multinational study. BMC Complement Altern Med. 2013 Abstract Full text (link to original source) Full text (in our servers)

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