EBB 139 - Evidence on Red Raspberry Leaf Tea for Natural Labor Induction

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By Rebecca Dekker and RN. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.

In this latest episode in our series on natural labor induction, I cover the evidence on consuming red raspberry leaf tea during pregnancy.

Can red raspberry leaf tea assist with natural labor induction? How effective is it to prevent a cesarean birth? Have there been any randomized trials on the use of red raspberry leaf for pregnancy or labor induction? What does the evidence say about its effectiveness and safety? I’ll answer all these questions and more – and share the latest research on this popular herbal tea!

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For a comprehensive list of research references used in this podcast episode, visit https://evidencebasedbirth.com/red-raspberry-leaf-tea

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