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Third-trimester use of herbals common

KEY POINT

Approximately two-thirds of women surveyed reported using complementary and alternative medicines during the third trimester of pregnancy, with herbal products being the most common, according to a recent study.  

SOURCES

Pallivalapila AR et al. Use of complementary and alternative medicines during the third trimester. Obstet Gynecol. 2015;125:204–11.