Can chamomile tea be drunk during pregnancy or is it bad for you? Let's find out if this natural remedy is allowed or it would be better to avoid it.
Women who are expecting a baby, especially their first child, are assailed by endless questions about what can and cannot be done. Several of the questions that arise in this particular period relate to nutrition. Is chamomile in pregnancy, for example, allowed or prohibited? Let's see what doctors say about the flowers obtained from Matricaria chamomilla .
Chamomile in pregnancy: allowed or prohibited?
During pregnancy , mothers-to-be may need to relax a bit. What better natural method than good old chamomile? During gestation, however, some remedies may not be granted, so it is necessary to inquire before ingesting anything. Having established that alcohol is banned, while coffee is allowed without exaggerating, let's see what the experts say.
Chamomile in pregnancy, even if the plant boasts important beneficial properties , cannot be drunk . The consumption of this infusion, in fact, could cause potentially harmful side effects for the fetus. Among the risks listed by science are: infections, diarrhea, asthma, allergic reactions in the eyes and reactions caused by the combination with certain drugs.
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Chamomile in pregnancy: medical advice
Whether or not it is soluble chamomile, it is not recommended to take it during pregnancy. According to doctors, this infusion, while it does not induce labor, could cause uterine contractions in predisposed women. Not only that, the side effects could lead to premature births or miscarriages. It should be noted, however, that these are rare and isolated cases. In any case, even if it does not hurt, it is recommended to avoid taking the good old chamomile . Rather, talk to your gynecologist about it and ask for another natural remedy that does not endanger you or the unborn child.
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