Last update Feb. 25, 2005


Very Low Risk

Safe. Compatible. Minimal risk for breastfeeding and infant.

In contains flavonoids and anthocyanocides. It has been popularly used as blood vessel protector and anti-oxidative agent.


We do not have alternatives for Pycnogenol since it is relatively safe.

Suggestions made at e-lactancia are done by APILAM team, 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.

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Pycnogenol is also known as


Pycnogenol belongs to this group or family:


Main tradenames from several countries containing Pycnogenol in its composition:

  • Pinosol™. Contains other elements than Pycnogenol in its composition
  • Pinosol (Пиносол)™. Contains other elements than Pycnogenol in its composition


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