Although fenugreek has been used traditionally for centuries to increase milk production and improve lactation, no controlled studies are available to confirm effectiveness.
EXTERNALLY— TO REDUCE LOCAL INFLAMMATION
Although controlled studies are not available, evidence of anti-inflammatory and antinociceptive activity provides a theoretical basis for this indication.
Commission E approves the external use of fenugreek as a poultice for local inflammation (Blumenthal et al 2000).
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