Skip to content


Your cart is empty

Article: Be careful with tea during pregnancy: A focus on fennel and chamomile

Tee in der Schwangerschaft

Be careful with tea during pregnancy: A focus on fennel and chamomile

Table of contents:

  1. Introduction
  2. Tea in Pregnancy: An Overview
  3. Fennel tea: concerns and recommendations
  4. Chamomile tea: precautions
  5. Other Teas to Avoid
  6. Safe alternatives
  7. Final Thoughts


Pregnancy is a time when many women pay particular attention to their diet and drink choices. This blog highlights which teas to avoid during pregnancy, particularly fennel and chamomile.

Tea in Pregnancy: An Overview

While some types of tea are considered safe during pregnancy, there are others whose consumption should be limited or avoided. These often include teas with a high caffeine content or those that contain certain herbs.

Fennel tea: concerns and recommendations

Fennel tea is often valued for its antispasmodic and digestive properties. However, new studies suggest that consuming fennel tea

should be restricted during pregnancy due to potential effects on the fetus. It is recommended to moderate your intake of fennel tea or discuss it with a doctor.

Chamomile tea: precautions

Although chamomile tea is often used for calming and relaxation, pregnant women should use caution as it could stimulate uterine contractions in high doses. Limited and controlled intake is recommended.

Other Teas to Avoid

  • Hibiscus tea : May promote contractions.
  • Green and black tea : High caffeine content can affect pregnancy.
  • Certain herbal teas : Some contain ingredients that may be contraindicated in pregnancy.

Safe alternatives

Pregnant women should focus on safe alternatives, such as weak black or green tea, fruit teas, or herbal blends specifically formulated for pregnancy.

Final Thoughts

Choosing the right types of tea during pregnancy is crucial for the health of both mother and child. It is always advisable to consult a doctor before consuming certain types of tea.

Tea Maker Anleitung - 7Tea® Bio-Tee Onlineshop

Tea Maker Anleitung

Moin Moin, Leute! Da isse nun, die Anleitung für den TeaMaker, die ihr euch so sehnlichst gewünscht habt. Tschuldigung, dass wir da 'ne kleine Ewigkeit für gebraucht haben. War'n bisschen langsam. ...

Read more
Warum verursacht grüner Tee Schwindel? Mögliche Ursachen - 7Tea® Bio-Tee Onlineshop

Why does green tea cause dizziness? Possible causes

If you experience dizziness after drinking green tea, it could be due to several possible causes. It's important to note that I cannot make a medical diagnosis, but here are some common reasons th...

Read more
Eine Schüssel mit Ashwagandha-Wurzeln neben frischen Ashwagandha-Blättern auf einer dunklen Oberfläche, hervorhebend die natürliche Form dieses adaptogenen Krauts.

Ashwagandha: A Powerful Adaptogen and Its Possible Side Effects

Table of contents Introduction: Ashwagandha in focus General information about Ashwagandha Potential Side Effects of Ashwagandha Precautions and Interactions Correct dosage and applica...

Read more