a substance that induces the secretion of: galactagogue
Origin of -agogue; from Classical Greek ag?gos, leading ; from agein, to lead: see act
A substance that stimulates the flow of: emmenagogue.
Origin of -agogueFrench, from Late Latin -ag&omacron;gus, from Greek -ag&omacron;gos, from ag&omacron;gos, drawing off, from agein, to lead, drive; see ag- in Indo-European roots.
From Ancient Greek ἀγωγός (agōgos, “leading”), from ἄγω (agō, “I lead”).