Last update Dec. 25, 2022
Rosacea plant. Roots are used. Rich content of tannins. Anti-diarrheic and healing effect. Large doses may produce irritation of stomach. Approved use in mild diarrhea (EMA 2020). Oral administration.
At the date of the last update we did not find any published data on its excretion in breast milk.
Given the lack of toxicity at the right dose, moderate consumption would be compatible with breastfeeding.
Precautions when taking plant preparations (Anderson 2017, Powers 2015, Posadzki 2013, Efferth 2011, Kopec 1999, Hsu 1995):
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