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What is white willow bark good for?
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Dr. Raffia Qutab
Family Medicine
3 doctors agree
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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