A 23-year-old female asked:
is evening primrose oil safe to use during late pregnancy to soften the cervix?
2 doctor answers
Dr. William Lages answered
67 years experience Rheumatology
With caution: Evening primrose oil contains prostaglandin-6 and linoleum acid and other prostaglandin derivatives. It can interfere with the action of several drugs and is found in breast milk. You should check with your OB before using.
Answered on Jul 19, 2014
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