Blessed thistle is a traditional galactagogue which is a substance that increases breast milk production. A native of Southern Europe, its nutritive properties have been written about in herbal literature as early as the fourteenth century. This 'bitter' annual, thistle-like herb grows up to 50cm high, with the whole herb being used for therapeutic benefits.
- Traditionally used to support healthy lactation and milk flow in nursing mothers
- Blessed thistle has bitter properties which may contribute to its ability to promote the healthy production of breast milk.
Each âpreservative freeâ capsule contains:
Cnicus benedictus (Blessed thistle) herb powder 300mg
Take two capsules with a meal three times daily.
Not recommended during pregnancy