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Can any herbal supplements help in healing of a bunion ectomy?

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Dr. Payam Rafat
Podiatry
2 doctors agree

In brief: Possible.

Certain herbal and natural products such as cumin and ginger have anti-inflammatory properties.

In brief: Possible.

Certain herbal and natural products such as cumin and ginger have anti-inflammatory properties.
Dr. Payam Rafat
Dr. Payam Rafat
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Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
Family Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: Probably not

I am not aware of any supplements known for speedy recovery after a bunion surgery.
I doubt there is any proven one, although, there may be quite a few being pitched, so you could take the bait.

In brief: Probably not

I am not aware of any supplements known for speedy recovery after a bunion surgery.
I doubt there is any proven one, although, there may be quite a few being pitched, so you could take the bait.
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
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In brief: Bunion surgery

Herbal supplements are not well controlled.
Take these at your own risk. Speak to your surgeon for any and all questions.

In brief: Bunion surgery

Herbal supplements are not well controlled.
Take these at your own risk. Speak to your surgeon for any and all questions.
Dr. Thomas Inwood
Dr. Thomas Inwood
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Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Podiatry

In brief: Yes.

After such a surgery there will be swelling.
There are many supplements that help counteract the effects of swelling. I.E bromelein, curcumin.

In brief: Yes.

After such a surgery there will be swelling.
There are many supplements that help counteract the effects of swelling. I.E bromelein, curcumin.
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
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