Alternative Medicine Australia: Alternative Doctors in Australia: Your Health
Alternative medicine in Australia - Your Health are located in Australia are a group of alternative / holistic doctors. They are the leaders in integrative medicine providing the optimal blend of natural / alternative medicine and tradition medical treatment. Your Health are a team of alternative doctors and practitioners of holistic, natural medicine in Australia. Providing alternative natural treatments in Australia Natural herbal treatment information for a range of illnesses and disorders. Herb Library - Information on natural medicine and herbs Useful Alternative and Natural Medicine Resources in Australia Contact Your Health - Doctors in Australia providing natural and alternative medicine treatment.
Information on Herbs in Pregnancy including the benefits and uses of using Herbs in Pregnancy. Your Health are located in Australia are a group of alternative / holistic doctors and use Herbs in Pregnancy as part of a holistic approach to health.
Herbs in Pregnancy
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If you are taking herbal medicine and are pregnant, please contact your herbal medicine practitioner. Culinary herbs and those used in most widely available herbal teas (eg. Parsley, Peppermint) are safe taken in moderate doses. Commonly used medicinal herbs to avoid in pregnancy are outlined in the table below. This is not an exhaustive list so please contact your herbal medicine practitioner for advice.

Conditions commonly used for
  • Aloe vera resin
  • Black Cohosh
  • Blue Cohosh
  • Calendula
  • Cascara
  • Celery seed
  • Chaparral
  • Devil's Claw
  • Ephedra (Ma Huang)
  • Feverfew
  • Ginger
  • Ginkgo
  • Ginseng
  • Golden seal
  • Guarana
  • Kava
  • Licorice
  • Parsley seed
  • Pennyroyal
  • Poke root
  • Red clover
  • Sage
  • Schisandra
  • Senna
  • Thuja
  • Uva ursi
  • Wormwood
  • Yarrow
  • Yohimbe
Common dosage range
Cautions, Contraindications and Side Effects

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