What are feverfew used for in medicine?

Asked By: Norwood Macejkovic
Date created: Wed, Feb 17, 2021 8:44 PM
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Feverfew (Tanacetum parthenium L.) (Asteraceae) is a medicinal plant traditionally used for the treatment of fevers, migraine headaches, rheumatoid arthritis, stomach aches, toothaches, insect bites, infertility, and problems with menstruation and labor during childbirth.
Answered By: Kitty Beatty
Date created: Thu, Feb 18, 2021 10:47 PM

Feverfew is used to help prevent migraine headaches.

Feverfew is used to help prevent migraine headaches.
Feverfew has been used in alternative medicine as a possibly effective aid in preventing migraine headaches or reducing the symptoms of headaches that do occur. Feverfew has also been used to treat rheumatoid arthritis .
Answered By: Joanne Beier
Date created: Fri, Feb 19, 2021 6:22 PM
Feverfew leaves are normally dried for use in medicine. Fresh leaves and extracts are also used. People most commonly take feverfew by mouth for migraine headaches. People also take feverfew by...
Answered By: Franz Jacobson
Date created: Sun, Feb 21, 2021 7:39 PM
Medicinal Feverfew Uses The earliest use of feverfew medicinally is not known; however, the Greek herbalist/physician Diosorides wrote of using it as an anti-inflammatory. In folk medicine, feverfew remedies made from the leaves and flower heads were prescribed to treat fever, arthritis, toothache, and insect bites.
Answered By: Margarett Spencer
Date created: Mon, Feb 22, 2021 10:04 PM
Feverfew is primarily known for use in prophylactic treatment of migraine headaches and associated nausea and vomiting; however, evidence to support this use is inconclusive.
Answered By: Kaylee Schamberger
Date created: Tue, Feb 23, 2021 2:16 AM
Feverfew is a short bush with flowers like daisies. People have used feverfew over the years as folk medicine for many ailments. Today, its dried leaves -- and sometimes stems or flowers -- are...
Answered By: Ralph Zboncak
Date created: Wed, Feb 24, 2021 6:56 PM
Also known as "featherfew" and "wild chamomile," It has long been used as an herbal remedy in European folk medicine. Feverfew contains a compound called parthenolide, which may help to ease muscle spasms, reduce inflammation, and prevent the constriction of blood vessels in the brain.
Answered By: Leila Hartmann
Date created: Wed, Feb 24, 2021 8:48 PM
Newer folk or traditional uses for feverfew include migraine headaches, rheumatoid arthritis, psoriasis, allergies, asthma, tinnitus, dizziness, nausea and vomiting. ( 1) Feverfew’s pain-easing effect is said to come from a biochemical called parthenolides, which combat the widening of blood vessels that occurs in migraines.
Answered By: Myrna Nader
Date created: Thu, Feb 25, 2021 4:27 PM
Feverfew is a good remedy to treat headaches, and helps to relieve stress, boost immunity, reduce pain, break fever, ease menstrual discomfort, & increase appetite Menu Read Articles
Answered By: Karelle Morar
Date created: Thu, Feb 25, 2021 6:31 PM
Throughout history, feverfew has been traditionally used to treat migraines, arthritis, and menstrual and labour pain. Today, feverfew can be found throughout Europe, Australia, and North America, but it was originally found in southeast Europe. Since feverfew has had so many names throughout history, it can be hard to find it listed in older texts.
Answered By: Eula Lynch
Date created: Sat, Feb 27, 2021 4:10 PM
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You can travel with your medication in both carry-on and checked baggage. It’s highly recommended you place these items in your carry-on in the event that you need immediate access. TSA does not require passengers to have medications in prescription bottles, but states have individual laws regarding the labeling of prescription medication with which passengers need to comply.
The doctor recommends Mucinex to patients as the best overall product for sore throats while relieving other symptoms that might accompany the pain. As a body expectorant, the medication works to thin out the secretion that often collects in the throat and causes inflammation and pain.
You can bring your medication in pill or solid form in unlimited amounts as long as it is screened. You can travel with your medication in both carry-on and checked baggage. It’s highly recommended you place these items in your carry-on in the event that you need immediate access.
You can travel with your medication in both carry-on and checked baggage. It’s highly recommended you place these items in your carry-on in the event that you need immediate access. TSA does not require passengers to have medications in prescription bottles, but states have individual laws regarding the labeling of prescription medication with which passengers need to comply.

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