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#1 of 4 Old 04-12-2010, 10:44 AM - Thread Starter
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Is Yellow Dock the best thing to use if anemic during pregnancy?
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I've been using yellow dock, in a blend of other herbs -nettle, red raspberry leaf. I found it worked for me. I got the recipe out of Rosemary Gladstar's Herbal Healing for WOmen.
I've also heard that women tend to have success with Floradix blends. I guess it depends on what your preference it.

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Infertility has been part of this journey - no more littles for us, but so grateful we have two happy healthy boys and we can now begin to heal from that experience

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I'm using liquid chlorophyll, yellow dock, and Floradix.

Honestly, I've always had the best (and fastest) luck with yellow dock.
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I use mostly yellow dock, but occasionally do a bottle of Floradix, just to mix things up. I was badly anemic before becoming pregnant, and it has done wonders for me. I think they both work well, but I can get yellow dock a lot cheaper than Floradix.

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