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What is white willow bark good for?

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Dr. Raffia Qutab
Family Medicine
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In brief: Like aspirin

Its kind of like a natural asprin and some people use it for aches, pains, tension, etc.

In brief: Like aspirin

Its kind of like a natural asprin and some people use it for aches, pains, tension, etc.
Dr. Raffia Qutab
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David Miller
Family Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: Pain relief

Willow bark is the original plant source of aspirin.
Many native cultures still chew on willow bark for pain relief (especially tooth ache). Aspirin, Ketoprofen and Ibuprofen are more standardized choices today that have been through rigorous quality control & testing.

In brief: Pain relief

Willow bark is the original plant source of aspirin.
Many native cultures still chew on willow bark for pain relief (especially tooth ache). Aspirin, Ketoprofen and Ibuprofen are more standardized choices today that have been through rigorous quality control & testing.
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