Many pregnant women are advised not to drink tea after pregnancy, because caffeine contained in tea may affect fetal development, so many pregnant women will drink other drinks instead. However, many pregnant women have always been accustomed to drinking barley tea. If it suddenly becomes other drinks, there will be unaccustomed situations. Can pregnant women drink barley tea?
Pregnant women can drink barley tea, although it is also a kind of tea, but its ingredients do not contain caffeine and other irritating substances, which belong to healthy tea, so it is ok to drink barley tea when pregnant. Besides, barley tea actually has many functions, and it will also have certain benefits for pregnant women.
First, barley tea has the effect of promoting digestion, quenching thirst and diuresis, especially in summer, it can help to eliminate temperature and detoxification, and it can also play a certain role in reducing weight. Drinking barley tea after a meal can also help digestion and remove greasiness.
Second, in summer, pregnant women will feel extremely hot, and they will want to eat ice cream or drink cold drinks. However, these items cannot be eaten by pregnant women, or should be avoided as much as possible. Therefore, we can drink some barley tea, which can also be drunk after cooling, and it has a very good effect of cooling off the summer heat.
Although drinking barley tea has a good effect, it should be drunk in moderation. As long as you don’t drink too much, it is basically harmless to your health.