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Question Concerning Medical Research on Comfrey?

Posted 13 Jan 2014 by cerberusbindweed 1 answer

I am a big lover of the plant comfrey in particular Symphytum Uplandica X. I use the leaves of this plant internally as a water based preparation 30g dried leaves steeped in 1 litre of water for 4 hours and consuming 4 cups a week. I know people who have done this for 25 + years without issues. ...

Is an arnica/comfrey creme as effective as aspercreme?

Posted 4 Sep 2013 by bubblesquincy 1 answer

my son sprained his rhomboid muscle and aspercreme OTC was prescribed. i have some Tendon Rescue Gel which is an analgesic. will it be as good?

Has any member witnessed any adverse effects in humans through use of the comfrey herb?

Posted 27 Feb 2011 by lordgraham 2 answers

The FDA warnings concerning the therapeutic use of comfrey in 2001 noted that the scientific evidence of comfrey toxicity in humans is generally lacking and sought reporting of any future adverse events.

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