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User Reviews & Ratings - COMFREY

Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of COMFREY.

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Reason for taking: Other
11/23/2015 8:56:30 PM

Reviewer: judie, 65-74 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
This treatment was used on our drop calves that had scours. They were down. WE mixed comfry tea, whole raw milk and honey. Bottle fed the calves and within 30 min. the calves were running around the pasture.

Reason for taking: Other
8/13/2015 3:30:21 PM

Reviewer: Stupidity Hurts, Male (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Injured my finger while trimming hedges, I got lucky and only cut the tip but it was still a pretty deep wound and I've been using a comfrey mix since then. Six days later and it's half healed, showing no signs of infection and it's looking like the scarring is going to be be fairly minor. It'll be a good story for future kids to pay attention to what they're doing. Overall, it ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: Other
7/3/2015 1:42:16 PM

Reviewer: Gilly, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I found out about comfrey years ago, and have been using it whenever I have a bad really bad spot or acne problem, in the oil form it has help sooth, quickly ease the scratching i was doing, most of the healing of the spot etc healed quickly and though they were bad spots etc most left no mark or scarring, I also used it on more than one time when I cut my fingers while peeling or paring veg, etc ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: Other
5/2/2015 2:00:54 AM

Reviewer: janrei, 65-74 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Had trouble for years with hemoroids, comfrey has given amazing relief, better than any other ointment tried.

Reason for taking: Other
3/31/2015 8:45:55 PM

Reviewer: Scratch, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I used this treatment for a broken knee cap...it helped with pain within a day and the swelling went down....it was mostly healed within 4 weeks and the Dr allowed me to put weight on it and bend it a couple days later....I am impressed and will Def use it again

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