butterbur


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  • noun

Synonyms for butterbur

small Eurasian herb having broad leaves and lilac-pink rayless flowers

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Additionally it may contain butterbur (Petasites spp) (the four combination product).
I talked about Butterbur (Petasites hybridus) in the past to prevent and treat migraines.
Research: A prospective, randomized, double-blind, parallel group comparison study of butterbur extract (Ze 339; 8 mg total petasine; one tablet thrice-daily), fexofenadine (Telfast 180, one tablet once-daily) and placebo was conducted in 330 patients.
Butterbur: Ingredients extracted from the butterbur plant are used to prevent migraine.
A double-flowered sea campion was another, followed by butterbur - a scented late winter and very early spring flowering plant that flowers before the leaves appear.
Butterbur, an innkeeper in Tolkien's trilogy, speaks for many lovers of fantasy, hobbit and human alike, when he expresses a deeply felt if often frustrated desire: "We want to be let alone.
To block the histamine released by the body, he uses either a root called butterbur or the antioxidant quercitin.
Researchers found that butterbur is as effective as antihistamines and that it does not have the sedative effect often associated with them.
The herbal products feverfew and butterbur may prevent migraine, through the benefits haven't been proved.
Butterbur root: Butterbur (Petasites hybridus) extracts possess analgesic, anti-inflammatory, antispasmodic properties (Pothmann 2005; Oelkers-Ax 2008).
Petasites hybridus ydi'r enw gwyddonol ar yr alan mawr a Butterbur yn Saesneg ac mae'n blodeuo rhwng mis Mawrth a mis Mai.
NEW ORLEANS - Topiramate joins divalproex sodium, sodium valproate, metoprolol, propranolol, and timolol -- plus the herbal supplement petasites, an extract of the butterbur plant -- as a top choice for migraine prevention in newly updated guidelines from the American Academy of Neurology and the American Headache Society
Good anti-allergy nutrients are vitamin C, Butterbur, pycnogenol, and quercetin found in apple, onion, and tea.
The active ingredients are Vitamin B2 (Riboflavin), Butterbur, CoQ10, Magnesium and Vitamin D3.
Hemp agrimony that is flowering now in damp ditches, the ox-eye daisy that lights up motorway embankments in late spring, the butterbur that produces strange spikes of late winter flowers before the huge leaves appear in grass verges in spring and summer, the colourful knapweeds and cornflowers that light up meadows in summer - the list is endless and startling in its diversity.