Botanical Medicine

Botanical medicine is a form of treatment that uses plants and plant based extracts for healing.  Flowers, stems, roots, leaves or oily extracts can be used as forms of therapy and may be given as capsules/tablets, tinctures (alcohol extracts), ointments or teas.  Here at Integrate, our naturopathic doctor will review you health concerns and medications in order to decide if a specific botanical therapy may be appropriate for you.  

Botanical medicine is most often used at Integrate for:

  • Allergies

  • Arthritis

  • Chronic pain

  • Cold and flu

  • Diabetes

  • Digestive disorders (irritable bowel syndrome, Crohn’s disease, ulcerative colitis, chronic constipation/diarrhea)

  • Fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue syndrome

  • Headaches and migraines

  • High blood pressure

  • High cholesterol

  • Menstrual disorders

  • Skin conditions (eczema, psoriasis, acne)

  • Stress and fatigue

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