Last update Nov. 17, 2013

Rosa Gallica

Very Low Risk

Safe. Compatible. Minimal risk for breastfeeding and infant.

Flowers are used. It contains essential oil and tannins.

Indications after Commission E of German Ministry of Health: Oral-pharingeal inflammation. Dosage: not more than 6 g-a- day. Also used as astringent, and topically to treat acne, vulvovaginitis, aphtas, ulcers.


We do not have alternatives for Rosa Gallica 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

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José María Paricio, founder of e-lactancia.

Other names

Rosa Gallica is also known as French rose. Here it is a list of alternative known names::


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