Herbal Treatments of Migraines
Feverfew: 300 mg bid (twice daily) combined with
Butterbur: 100 mg daily and
White Willow Bark: 300 mg bid (careful with this herb which is
the source for aspirin in nature. Overuse of it may lead to
bruising and bleeding).
Feverfew alone can also be taken on a daily basis to prevent or severely
reduce the number of migraines a patient has. Take one capsule a day.
Magnesium: Take anywhere from 100 to 600 mg of magnesium a day.
The higher dose may lead to some diarrhea, in which case you should back off.
Play with the dose until you find the right dose to prevent and or treat your
For more suggestions see page 354 of Doomsday Book of Medicine.
Copyright Dr. Ralph LaGuardia. Doomsday Book of Medicine 2015