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Research Article

Which Benefits and Harms of Using Fenugreek as a Galactogogue Need to Be Discussed during Clinical Consultations? A Delphi Study among Breastfeeding Women, Gynecologists, Pediatricians, Family Physicians, Lactation Consultants, and Pharmacists

Table 2

Sociodemographic details of the women who participated in this study ().

Variable%

Age (years)
 <251015.4
 ≥255584.6
Educational level
 School1624.6
 Bachelor’s degree3756.9
 Master’s degree1218.5
Employment status
 Employed3960.0
 Unemployed2640.0
Number of infants breastfed
 12233.8
 21523.1
 ≥32843.1
How often have you been recommended by your healthcare provider to use herbal remedies for enhancing your human milk supply?
 Many times4467.7
 Once or a few times2132.3
Do you like to have enough discussion with your healthcare provider on the potential harms and benefits of using herbal remedies?
 Always4366.2
 Sometimes2233.8

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