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galactagogue

 [gah-lak´tah-gog]
1. promoting the flow of milk.
2. an agent that promotes the flow of milk.

ga·lac·ta·gogue

(gă-lak'tă-gog),
An agent that promotes the secretion and flow of milk.
[galact- + G. agōgos, leading]

galactagogue

/ga·lac·ta·gogue/ (gah-lak´tah-gog) promoting milk flow; an agent that so acts.

ga·lac·ta·gogue

(gă-lak'tă-gog)
An agent that promotes the secretion and flow of milk.
[galact- + G. agōgos, leading]

galactagogue

Any agent that promotes the flow of milk.

galactagogue (g·lakˑ·t·gg),

n a substance that promotes the flow of breast milk.

galactagogue

1. promoting the flow of milk.
2. an agent that promotes the flow of milk.
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Two older studies are sometimes cited in support of low dose VAC having a galactagogue effect (Weiss 1956).
Clinical efficacy, safety and tolerability of BIO-C (micronized Silymarin) as a galactagogue.