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black cohosh to induce?

Has anyone tried it before it was recommended by my midwife i was wondering what your experience was and what for of it did you take? im 41 weeks

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 1:43 PM on Jan. 7, 2009 in Pregnancy

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  • Yeah I tried it and it didnt work. You have to get the tonic/liquid form if you are going to try it. Some people suggest using black & blue and alternating them for 24 hours. However there is some risk in doing this. It can cause you to hemorage during labor.
    gemgem

    Answer by gemgem at 1:48 PM on Jan. 7, 2009

  • you really need to use both black and blue, but make sure you understand the risks. your midwife or an herbalist should speak to you about these.
    KnoxvilleDoula

    Answer by KnoxvilleDoula at 2:13 PM on Jan. 7, 2009

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