Herbal Remedies for Sore Breasts
Sore breasts can be caused by hormonal changes, infection, and nursing.
For sore breasts that occur at times other than pregnancy or nursing, try hormonal regulators. During pregnancy and lactation, use a soothing salve or herbal oil or a soothing fresh plantain poultice.
Herbs Used To Treat Sore Breasts
|Calendula||anti-inflammatory, soothing||salve, externally|
|Evening Primrose||prostaglanding-blocker||oil in capsules|
|Plantain||soothing||fresh leaf compress externally|
|Poke Root||lymphatic cleanser||oil or tincture externally|
|Sweet Clover||pain-relieving||oil externally|
|Vitex||hormone regulator||tincture, tablet, capsule|
Herbs Used To Treat Specific Sore Breasts Related Conditions
|Sore Breasts With Cracked Nipples||Chamomile, Roman||tea (externally)|