22 Dec Feverfew (Chrysanthemum parthenium)
Feverfew, a member of the sunflower family has been popular for centuries as a tonic to prevent headaches, migraines and to treat arthritis. It is the leaves and the flowers which are the medicinal parts of the plant.
How It May Benefit You…
- use to prevent migraine headaches.
- rheumatoid arthritis
- stimulates appetite
- menstrual problems
Chewing fresh or dried feverfew may cause internal mouth sores or ABDOMINAL_PAIN.
Do not use feverfew if you are pregnant.
Feverfew may interfere with blood clotting ability – speak with your doctor before taking this herb. It may be 2-3 months before it takes effect.
WARNING: Herbs should only be used under the supervision of an experienced herbalist or naturopath experienced in herbs.
Available in dry form, pills, capsules, and tinctures.