Marshmallow root question?

New Topic Post Reply Printable Version
[ << Previous Thread | Next Thread >> ]

Mac_Gyver
Regular Member


Date Joined Aug 2007
Total Posts : 350
   Posted Yesterday 2:34 PM (GMT -6)   
Has anyone tried marshmallow root or devils claw. They are suppose to help with inflammation, which has intrigued my curiosity.
Symptoms Of Crohn's June of '06 (21 years old 285lbs). Colonoscopy in Jan '07 no sign of Crohn's.
Surgery for a Fistula in April '07, diagnosed suggestive Crohn's in May '07. August '07 small bowel follow
through, diagnosed with Crohn's (23 years old 165lbs). On HUMIRA, Prednisone

============================================


Razzle
Veteran Member


Date Joined Aug 2007
Total Posts : 4395
   Posted Today 3:55 AM (GMT -6)   
Marshmallow Root is good. Has mucilaginous (I think I spelled that right) properties, which means it supports a healthy mucus membrane in the gut. Info: http://altmedicine.about.com/od/herbsupplementguide/a/Althaea.htm

I haven't tried it personally, but here's some info on Devil's Claw:
http://altmedicine.about.com/od/herbsupplementguide/a/DevilsClaw.htm

Good luck,
-Razzle
Gluten & Sulfite Sensitivity, Many Food/Inhalant/Medication Allergies, Asthma, Gut issues (dysmotility, non-specific inflammation), UCTD (Lupus?), Osteoporosis, Anemia, T- & B-Cell Lymphopenia, malabsorption/malnutrition, ?Lyme Disease (Igenex Lab IgM WesternBlot positive), etc.
Meds:  Pulmicort, Injectable Vitamin B12, Herbs, Nutritional Supplements, Homeopathy.

New Topic Post Reply Printable Version
Forum Information
Currently it is Thursday, March 23, 2017 2:28 PM (GMT -6)
There are a total of 2,780,643 posts in 305,610 threads.
View Active Threads


Who's Online
This forum has 151958 registered members. Please welcome our newest member, ccevans.
522 Guest(s), 14 Registered Member(s) are currently online.  Details
Michelejc, 81GyGuy, pismo10, AviNash, Girlie, Boreal Photography, Fronton, OldSalty, TDM327, LPR Go away, prew, InTheShop, soynomore, Worried Guy


Follow HealingWell.com on Facebook  Follow HealingWell.com on Twitter  Follow HealingWell.com on Pinterest
Advertisement
Advertisement

©1996-2017 HealingWell.com LLC  All rights reserved.

Advertise | Privacy Policy & Disclaimer