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#1 of 5 Old 04-08-2013, 12:15 PM - Thread Starter
 
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I'm trying to find a good database/list/book of herbs that are safe and not safe to use while breastfeeding. I can't seem to find anything very extensive or with the proper information. Anyone know of something? Thanks!

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hi

well i am not an expert but sometimes i go to kelly mom http://www.kellymom.com/....

i hope you find the info you are looking for!!

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The Nursing Mother's Herbal could be what you're looking for:

 

http://www.amazon.com/Nursing-Mothers-Herbal-Human-Library/dp/1577491181/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1365915462&sr=8-1&keywords=the+nursing+mother%27s+herbal


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Yes, that book is so much better. I use to own it at one time in my life.smile.gif

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Here's a great online database, there's a app for your iPhone or Android phone too:

 

http://toxnet.nlm.nih.gov/cgi-bin/sis/htmlgen?LACT

 

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