Cat's Claw Bark, Uncatia tomentosa

Cat's Claw Bark, Uncatia tomentosa


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Cat's Claw Bark - Uncaria tomentosa

In modern herbal medicine, cat's claw is thought to be a powerful stimulator of the immune system. It is recommended for many chronic illnesses, such as fibromyalgia, chronic fatigue, mononucleosis and shingles. It is often used to treat joint problems such as those occurring in osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis.

To use: Boil 1 g of root bark for 15 minutes in 250ml of water (about a cup). Strain, cool and drink 1-3 times daily.
Tincture: 1-2 ml, 2-3 times daily.

Some people experience mild side effects from cat's claw. Symptoms can include stomach upset, headache and dizziness. Do not take if pregnant or nursing. Not recommended for children under age 3.

Please keep in mind that I don't know your personal health history and cannot make any health claims. Always consult with your physician for health information.

It is strongly advised that before you add any new product for consumption, you check with your doctor for any adverse health issues or health benefits. No information is intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. I am not a doctor.

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