Active Ingredient(s): Feverfew, Tanacetum parthenium
Category: Migraine / Tension Headache

Tanacetum parthenium, known as feverfew,[1] is a flowering plant in the daisy family, Asteraceae. It may be grown as an ornament, and may be identified by its synonyms, Chrysanthemum parthenium and Pyrethrum parthenium. Contents 1 Description 2 Distribution and cultivation 3 Uses 3.1 Traditional medicine 3.2 Dietary supplement 3.3 Adverse effects 4 History 5 References 6 Further reading 7 External links Description The plant is a herbaceous perennial that grows into ... [wikipedia]