Certainly not when it can save lives of thousands of young innocent infants. Breastfeed children are not only healthier, brainy they are proved to be better citizens as they are more at peace with themselves and surrounds, says research.
Breast feed is a two way beneficiary:
1. For infant it not only builds the immunity but also saves the infant from the seeming simple but tough to tackle diseases like Diarrhoea and Pneumonia in first six months of life.
2. For Mother it reduces the risk of Ovarian and Breast cancer, leading cause of deaths amongst women.
INDIA is supposed to be breast feeding nation but it is not so, INDIA is lagging behind in Breast feeding.
As much as breast feed is must for infant so is the quality of mother’s milk is required that directly proportionate to good health of mother.
Lactation is a phase where child lean on Mother for the survival and mother has to replenish herself too. Taking care of the bond – AIMIL Pharmaceutical has introduced ZYMNET PLUS fast acting remedy from time tested herbs. Zymnet Plus is well balanced formulation to increase the secretion of digestive enzymes, improves appetite, and relieves gastric discomfort. Thus, supports good digestion and better assimilation of food and supplement nutrition which regularises milk flow, acts as excellent galactogogue, herbs in Zymnet Plus improve serum prolactin secretion, regularises milk flow.
- Diosgenin in Trigonella foenum-graecum (Fenugreek) helps to regularise the milk flow. It has been reported to be an excellent Galactogogue, and has been used as such for centuries. The use of fenugreek helps to improve lactation and offer’s help to women with difficult lactation. (ABM News & views 6(3), 17-26, 2000)
- Nigella sativa (Kalonji) is used as a galactogogue in traditional system of medicine. The effects of Kalonji seeds on breast milk production were evaluated in experimental subjects. The Kalonji increased breast milk production significantly (p < 0.001). (J.Acupunct Meridian stud., 6(1), 18-23, 2013)