Febrifuge Spices – Febrifuge spices are spices & herbs that lower body temperature to prevent or alleviate fever. When your body temperature rises because of an infection, it’s called a fever. Fevers are caused by chemicals called pyrogens flowing in the bloodstream. The purpose of a fever is thought to be to raise the body’s temperature enough to kill off certain bacteria and viruses sensitive to temperature changes. It also helps to regulate our immune system.
Fever control with herbal remedies is quite effective, however the focus should be on aiding the body’s natural recuperative processes rather than just dropping the temperature.
Here is the information on some herbs and spices that reduce fever.