from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Stimulating blood flow in the pelvic area and uterus, causing menstruation.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Of or pertaining to an emmenagogue; promoting menstruation.


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  • The plant isn't directly emmenagogic, however, but recommended for regulating the menstrual cycle and preventing cramps, etc.

    Rapunzel, Parsley & Pregnancy

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