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Can herbal supplements help to aid degenerative disc disease?

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Dr. Thomas Dowling
Orthopedic Surgery - Spine
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In brief: Possible

There are herbal supplements that contain analgesic or pain relieving effects as ones with anti inflammatory effects.
The problem is that these herbal supplements are not regulated so that the quality or potency of their contents is variable an unknown. They can act to help symptoms but will not affect the progression of disc degeneration.

In brief: Possible

There are herbal supplements that contain analgesic or pain relieving effects as ones with anti inflammatory effects.
The problem is that these herbal supplements are not regulated so that the quality or potency of their contents is variable an unknown. They can act to help symptoms but will not affect the progression of disc degeneration.
Dr. Thomas Dowling
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Dr. Ray Holt
Family Medicine
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In brief: No

Unfortunately it hasn't been studied. But my educated guess is no.

In brief: No

Unfortunately it hasn't been studied. But my educated guess is no.
Dr. Ray Holt
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