Magical Uses: Carry with you for protection against colds & fevers, as well as accidents.
Health: Chewed daily its accumulative effect is to reduce headache pain & inhibit the secretion of a compound implicated in migraine & arthritis. A tea is taken for tinnitus, irregular periods & to cleanse the uterus after childbirth.
Not for use in pregnancy. Feverfew may cause an allergic reaction in people who are sensitive to the Asteraceae (Ragweed) plant family.
Note: Fresh leaves can irritate the mouth.
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This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.