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Feverfew Herb Uses, Benefits, Cures, Side Effects, Nutrients

General Name
Glycemic Index / Load
Botanical Name
Tanacetum Parthenium
Homeopathic Name
Pyrethrum Parthenium   -   Mother Tincture

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Parts Used

Whole Plant

Side Effects, Risk Factors of, and Cautions for Feverfew

Avoid use during Pregnancy, Breast Feeding.
It may cause Abdominal Pain, Nausea, Vomiting, Indigestion, Flatulence, Diarrhea, Nervousness, Stomach Upset.
Chewing its leaves, might lead to Mouth Sores.
It may cause Canker Sores, Difficult Sleep, Bloating and Joint Pain.
Allergic persons and persons taking blood thinning medications should avoid its consumption.

Drug Interactions :
Avoid usage, if consuming Pain Killers or Blood Thinning medicines. It may increase bleeding or the combination may cause Internal Bleeding.
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Feverfew is a flowering plant.
It is perennial.
It grows in tropical, subtropical climates.
It grows up to 90 Cm.
Best used for Migraine.

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Materia Medica for Feverfew

Feverfew General

Feverfew is a member of the Asteraceae family. It has white petals with a yellow colored disk. Feverfew got its name from its traditional use in lowering the Fever. Feverfew is an excellent remedy in treating Headache. It cures the problem of Migraine Headache, Cluster Headache and Tension Headache.
Feverfew is a good herbal remedy for easing Joint Pain and Spasm. It provides relief in Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Feverfew is a women herb. It reduces pain and cramps during the Menstruation. It regulates the Menstrual flow and cures the problem of irregular menses.
The analgesic action of Feverfew provides relief in Pain. It acts as a general pain reliever.
It counters the symptoms like Dizziness and vomiting. It is effective in curing Ear troubles like Ear Pain and Tinnitus.
It combats Toothache.
It is efficient in curbing problem of low Appetite.
Feverfew helps to cease Stomach pain and refine Digestion. It eases discomfort due to Constipation.
It cures Respiratory ailments like Asthma, Common Cold and Cough.
Feverfew is a good herbal remedy for regulating High Blood Pressure.
It is a valuable treatment for Cancer.
It is favourable in curbing Allergies.
It improves function of Kidneys and Colon. It removes Intestinal Worms.
It is used to treat Skin complaints namely, Dermatitis, Psoriasis and Itching. It mitigates Labour Pains. It cures Insect Bites.
Caution : Consult a doctor before consuming it.
Keywords : Headache, Migraine, Fever, Ear Problems, Toothache, Appetizer, Respiratory Problems, High Blood Pressure, Cancer, Allergies, Stomach Problems, Kidney Problems, Skin Problems, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Labour Pains, Menopause Problems, Constipation, Insect Bites.
Methods of Administration. How to take
Tincture. The best and the most potent method of consuming Feverfew is to Tincture it.
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Decoction: Make a tea.
Put flowers in a cup of water. Boil it. Simmer for l0 minutes. Drink three times a day.
Decoction made from the whole plant is used in the treatment of arthritis, colds, fevers, as a sedative and to regulate menses.
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Feverfew for Osteoarthritis

Take some dried Feverfew leaves. Grind them. Have one teaspoon with lukewarm water once a day.

Feverfew for Migraine

Feverfew has a chemical compound named Parthenolides. This compound works as a magic for migraine by toning up the blood vessels.
Chew 2 fresh leaves of Feverfew.
OR : Take dried Feverfew herb. Place it in a jar. Put a cup of hot water over it. Leave for 10 minutes. Strain. Add a teaspoon of honey. Drink this preparation once a day daily.

Feverfew for Joint Pain

Chew fresh leaves for Feverfew daily to reduce the pain in joints.
Prepare Feverfew tea by boiling the whole plant in a cup of water. Strain this decoction. Drink this tea twice a day to reduce joint pain.

Feverfew for Endometriosis

Feverfew is useful in treating Menstrual problems.
Take few fresh leaves of Feverfew and chew it every morning. It eases the pain and discomfort in the pelvic areas.

Feverfew for Difficult Menses

Feverfew is helpful in reducing Pain and Uterine contraction.
Chew 4 to 5 fresh leaves of Feverfew every morning.
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Take a combination of Magnesium Chloride, Vitamin B2 and Herb Feverfew. Combine them in whatever manner available. Dosage : Do not exceed the quantity prescribed by your doctor. Capsules/tablets may be the best course.
Do not medicate yourself. Visit your doctor first.
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10 Mar 2020
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22 Mar 2021
pls. where can I get Feverfew and what can I combine with it
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