When applied under the guidance of a practitioner there are few if any contraindications. In general no direct massage is applied over the uterus in the following situations:
- during menstrual cycle
- within 6 weeks post normal vaginal birth or 3 months post Caesarian birth
- when IUD is present for birth control
- if there is Cancer or active infection in the abdominal cavity
- during First trimester of pregnancy
Consult with your practitioner for variations that may be applicable in certain conditions.