lactagogue


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galactagogue

 [gah-lak´tah-gog]
1. promoting the flow of milk.
2. an agent that promotes the flow of milk.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

lactagogue

Any agent that promotes the secretion or flow of milk.
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