Feverfew

Case
A 14-year-old with migraine headaches asks you if feverfew will help her have fewer headaches.
Question
Which of the following is TRUE about feverfew?

Feverfew helps prevent acne flare-ups.


In randomized controlled trials, feverfew has proved as effective as beta blockers in preventing migraines.


 


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