Answer:

There is preliminary evidence that gotu kola (Centella asiatica) can help reduce symptoms of venous insufficiency such as heaviness, discomfort, and swelling, although it is not known if it can make visible varicose veins disappear. (You can read more about this and other proposed uses for gotu kola, such as helping with anxiety and improving cognition, in the Gotu Kola article which includes dosage information).

Although generally well tolerated, side effects can occur and liver injury has been reported in rare instances. Get the details gotu kola's safety, in the full answer >>

For information about other proposed treatments, see the Encyclopedia articles about Varicose Veins and Chronic venous insufficiency.

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MARK15629
October 4, 2017

For varicose veins Butchers Broom works well, it is excellent for your whole vascular system.

ConsumerLab.com
October 4, 2017

Hi Mark - Thanks for sharing this. You can find information in the Encyclopedia article about Butcher's broom: https://www.consumerlab.com/tnp.asp?chunkiid=21624

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