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Cat's Claw Bark Powder - Wildcrafted (4 oz/ 113.5 gm)


Our Price: CAD $9.99

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Product Code: HRB-004

Also known as- Uncaria tomentosa, and Una de Gato. Parts Used - Inner Bark. Cat's claw is probably the most revered medicinal herb in all of the South American Amazonian rainforest. The alkaloids found in cat's claw have been documented to nutritionally support the immune system in a various ways. Cat's Claw has often been noted for its impressive anti-viral capacity, as well as it ability to bring balance to an over stressed immune system. Cat's claw is a large, woody vine that derives its name from claws-like thorns that grow along the vine that help it climb from the jungle floor to as high as 30 meters. Two closely-related species of Uncaria are used medicinally: U. tomentosa and U. guianensis in Peru.

NOTE: Cat's claw has been contraindicated before or following any organ or bone marrow transplant or skin graft. Also it has been shown to inhibit fertility and thus not recommended for those persons wishing to get pregnant. It may be best to avoid use of this herb if you have any chronic health condition resulting from over-stimulation of the immune system, such as lupus, multiple sclerosis, scleroderma, or Show-gren's syndrome. Large doses may cause gastrointestinal discomfort.

Country of origin: Peru

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5 of 5 powerful medicine from the amazon October 4, 2018
Reviewer: Victor Cirone from Toronto, ON Canada  
Cat's claw (or Uña de Gato) is a wonderful medicine native to the amazon. Used for various types of cancer, arthritis, and other issues. Excellent quality.

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