Oh boy, does this remedy work to "turn down the volume" of a full blown migraine and eliminate the ones that are just coming on. Take at your first symptoms for best results, but you can also take during an episode and get relief, too.
Time tested ingredients that cure headaches, migraines, and pain! This tincture can be used for all kinds of headaches: migraines, vascular headaches, headaches caused by PMS, and tension headaches- but its specialty and crowning glory is eliminating migraines.
Boline tinctures come in one and four ounce amber dropper bottles, about 30 doses per ounce.
Ingredients: Alcohol, Water, Feverfew*, White Willow Bark*, California Poppy* (*indicates organic).
Specific Contraindications & Warnings:
Because White Willow bark contains salicylates, the same precautions as aspirin should be taken until research has shown otherwise. The following people should not take White Willow bark:
- People with an aspirin allergy or sensitivity.
- People with peptic ulcer disease or kidney disease.
- The herbs ginkgo, vitamin E, and garlic may increase the risk of bleeding if combined with White Willow.
- People with hyperuricemia, gout, and asthma.
- Children and teenagers, especially with flu-like symptoms, chicken pox, or Reye's syndrome.
- Pregnant or nursing women.
White Willow bark should be avoided two weeks before or after surgery.
If you use this tincture more than once daily, please do not operate heavy machinery such as a car.
General Contraindications & Warnings:
Like all herbal medicine, our products work best when combined with a lifestyle that includes clean water, whole foods, gentle exercise, and plenty of self-love.
You could be allergic to a plant, a plant family, honey, or another ingredient in a formula just like you could be allergic to a food. Use standard commonsense precautions when trying new things. If any adverse reactions happen that coincide with the taking of this product, discontinue use and consult your herbalist, naturopath, or doctor.
Standard required disclaimer for the USA:
The statements made here have not been approved by the FDA. These statements are not intended to diagnose, prevent, treat, or cure any disease or replace advice from a health practitioner.
This notice is required by the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act for herbalists and people like me but not big pharma, who is in bed with the FDA. After umpteen million product recalls, birth defects and deaths, big pharma still doesn't have to label like this- even though the ingredients in this product has been used safely for much longer than any pharmaceutical preparation has. Just sayin'.
Standard required disclaimer for Canada:
If symptoms persist or worsen, consult a health practitioner.