from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A substance that induces lactation.
The seeds are used in North America in dysentery and as a galactagogue, and the juice of the leaves as an emollient in diarrhoea and mild dysentery.
Goats rue is known as a potent galactagogue that is thought to actually build breast tissue.
I don’t know how I missed this post – I was a galactagogue junkie during the year that I was working and pumping.