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  1. galactagogue(noun)

    agent that induces milk secretion


  1. galactagogue(Noun)

    A substance that induces lactation.

  2. Origin: From γάλακτος + ἀγωγός.


  1. Galactagogue

    A galactogogue is a substance that promotes lactation in humans and other animals. It may be synthetic, plant-derived, or endogenous.

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