Choosing Wisely: Why MigraSoothe +Herbs Opts for Feverfew over Butterbur in the Migraine Battle


Navigating the world of migraine relief can be a daunting task, especially when considering herbal supplements. Two heavyweights in this arena are Butterbur and Feverfew. However, MigraSoothe +Herbs takes a discerning approach by harnessing the powers of Feverfew, accompanied by Ginger, in its composition. This article unravels the rationale behind this selection, especially when alternative products in the market still utilize Butterbur. 🧐

The Butterbur Saga 🌱:

Butterbur (not not Butterbear from Harry Potter!), or Petasites hybridus, has historically been employed to diminish the frequency of migraines. In the United States, it was particularly prominent. However, emerging evidence has brought to light some concerns regarding its safety. ❌

Alternative product with Butterbur as an ingredient.

Pyrrilizidine alkaloids, naturally occurring in Butterbur, are known to be toxic to the liver. While certain processing methods can remove these alkaloids, the long-term safety of Butterbur is still in question. Consequently, some regulatory bodies, including those in the United Kingdom, have issued warnings or restrictions on Butterbur products. ⚠️

Examples containing Butterbur

Most Butterbur products are made in the US and only last for 1 month


Including ginger and feverfew

MigraSoothe Triple Pack

MigraSoothe with CoQ10 & Magnesium

240 Capsules 

2 Months Supply

Feverfew: A Safer Haven 🍀:

Contrasting Butterbur, Feverfew (Tanacetum parthenium) boasts a safer profile. It’s an age-old medicinal herb, once employed in traditional medicine to treat a variety of ailments going back to the time of Plato. Of late, it has garnered attention for its effectiveness in reducing the frequency and severity of migraines. Feverfew's anti-inflammatory properties are believed to inhibit the release of substances that promote inflammation, blood vessel constriction, and pain. 🌼

In Conclusion 🎯:

When it comes to your health, making informed choices is paramount. MigraSoothe +Herbs acknowledges this by incorporating Feverfew and Ginger, a duo with a solid foundation of efficacy and safety. On the other hand, Butterbur’s history has been tarnished by concerns regarding long-term safety.

Another alternative product using Butterbur.

Choose MigraSoothe +Herbs for a herbal approach that doesn’t compromise on safety or effectiveness in providing relief from migraines. 🌟💚

Disclaimer: Always consult a healthcare professional before beginning any new supplement, especially if you have underlying health conditions or are taking other medications. 📝💊