This herb has a very good
reputation as a wound healer. It soothes, heals and reduces inflammation.
Taking this product
internally raises some controversy and is not recommended unless you are under the careful
supervision of a Health Professional. Comfrey contains a substance which can cause liver
damage when consumed in large amounts. The active substance in comfrey is allantoin, which
encourages new cells.
Although its internal use
remains questionable, comfrey can be used safely on external injuries such as cuts and
How It May Benefit
Do not use internally - may
cause liver damage.
Herbs should only be used under the supervision of an experienced
herbalist or naturopath experienced in herbs.