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

HerbTreatment SupportApplication
Calendulaanti-inflammatory, soothingsalve, externally
Evening Primroseprostaglanding-blockeroil in capsules
Plantainsoothingfresh leaf compress externally
Poke Rootlymphatic cleanseroil or tincture externally
Sweet Cloverpain-relievingoil externally
Vitexhormone regulatortincture, tablet, capsule

Herbs Used To Treat Specific Sore Breasts Related Conditions

Sore Breasts With Cracked NipplesChamomile, Romantea (externally)
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