Discusses the use of blue cohosh root as a childbirth preparative in the U.S. Education of doctors on the use of the plant; Impact of blue cohort root on the productivity of uterine contractions...
Blue cohosh (Caulophyllum thalictroides)
FNIMH = Fellow, National Institute of Medical herbalists (UK)
FNHAA = Fellow, National Herbalists Association of Australia
This article concerns about the danger of extinction of certain medicinal herbs that are used during the labor by professional midwives. Theses herbs are: black cohosh, blue cohosh, partridge-ber...
Neonatal Congestive Heart Failure Associated with Maternal Use of Blue Cohosh
Reviewed by: R. Reichert
Reference: Jones TK, Lawson BM. Profound neonatal congestive heart failure caused by maternal consumption Of blue cohosh herbal medication. J Pediatr 1998; 132:550-52.
Cardiotoxic effects of Blue Cohosh on a fetus