Malunggay: old food, new galactogogue?

Time-frame: 30-60
CERP: yes

Malunggay is an unfamiliar and exotic-sounding plant to westerners, but a well-known food in India, Asia and the Philippines that is often fed to new mothers to ensure a good milk supply. This talk will examine the use of malunggay as a galactogogue and available supportive research.



Lisa Marasco


Country: USA
Email: LisaIBCLC@Marasco.us
Site: http://lowmilksupply.org
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Publications

Core Curriculum for Lactation Consultant Practice Third Edition

Chapter 42 Insufficient Milk Supply co-authored with Kay Hoover