Herbal medicine and naturopathy have a long history. Comfrey is one of those wonderful herbs that has been in use for several generations to treat various ailments. The perennial plant is grown in several countries. Temperate climatic conditions are favorable for its rapid growth. Literary evidence of this plant indicates its association with the ancient Romans and the Greeks. The people from the past used it to treat bronchial issues, wounded and fractured bones, bruises and heavy menstrual bleeding.
Even today the topical use of the plant to heal inflammation, muscle pain, joint pain, and swellings are not