The effect of galactagogue herbal tea on breast milk production and short-term catch-up of birth weight in the first week of life.

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OBJECTIVES The aim of this study was to evaluate whether consumption of maternal herbal tea containing fenugreek had any effects on breast milk production and infants' weight gain pattern in the early postnatal period. DESIGN AND SUBJECTS Sixty-six (66) mother-infant pairs were randomly assigned to 3 groups. Group 1 (n = 22) consisted of mothers who were… (More)
DOI: 10.1089/acm.2010.0090

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@article{Turkylmaz2011TheEO, title={The effect of galactagogue herbal tea on breast milk production and short-term catch-up of birth weight in the first week of life.}, author={Canan Turkyılmaz and Esra E Onal and Ibrahim Murat Hirfanoğlu and Ozden Turan and Esin Koç and Ebru Ergenekon and Yıldız Atalay}, journal={Journal of alternative and complementary medicine}, year={2011}, volume={17 2}, pages={139-42} }