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I would like to know what is the meaning of "Emmenagogue" in English and what is the correct translation in Spanish?
I saw this term in a list of ethnobotanic uses.
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Meaning of Emmenagogue
Emmenagogues (also spelled emmenagogs) are herbs which stimulate blood flow in the pelvic area and uterus; some stimulate menstruation. Women have used plants such as mugwort, parsley, chamomile and ginger to cause an abortion or prevent pregnancy. - See link


Emmenagogue in Spanish is Emenagogo
El término emenagogo, de origen griego, se utiliza para referirse a los principios activos, medicamentos o remedios a base de hierbas, que pueden estimular el flujo sanguíneo en el área de la pelvis y el útero, y en algunos casos, fomentar la menstruación. Los principios activos con estas propiedades pueden ser usados ​​en la terapia llamada emenagoga, en los casos de ausencia del flujo menstrual por razones distintas al embarazo. - See link


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Definition of Emmenagogue in a medical dictionary (Thefreedictionary) - See link.
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