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Suggest alternative herbs or supplements with effects of Ibuprofen for inflammation

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Dr. Aashish Raghu

Orthopaedic Surgeon

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Posted on Tue, 29 May 2018 in Bones, Muscles and Joints
Question: What herb or supplement mimics the closest effects of ibuprofen for inflammation?
Answered by Dr. Aashish Raghu 4 hours later
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Hi there

Thanks for the query

Boswelia herb is known to have great Antiinflammatory properties similar to NSAIDS like Ibuprofen.

Turmeric has Curcurmin which is also a great Antiinflammatory agent.

Historically, St. John's wort was used to treat depression and body pains.

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