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Dried Cat's Claw Powder (Uncaria tomentosa)

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Sizes: 100g, 500g, 1kg.  

Dried Cat's Claw Powder (Uncaria tomentosa) is derived from root or stem bark of the plants found in tropical South and Central America. It can be used as an immune boosting tonic when you are under physical stress.

  • This product is grown in an organic and regenerative fashion with as minimal use of insecticides, pesticides, herbicides and fungicides as possible, in certified organic fertilizer. The product is certified food grade. It is not certified organic. Suitable for Kosher, Halaal and Hindi diets.

    TRADITIONAL USES (INTERNAL & EXTERNAL)

    • Used in treating: AIDS, cancer, herpes, chronic fatigue syndrome, asthma, diabetes, circulatory problems and especially arthritis

    HOW TO USE

    • In powder form the recommended amount is 1g 2-3 times per day. The powder can be sprinkled on food, or consumed in smoothies. For optimal absorption consume in-between meals.

    OTHER USES

    • Put into dog boxes or rub into skin or put into rinsing water to repel ticks and fleas on dogs
    • Spray on plants for lice and ants
    • Repels rats and mice

    PROPERTIES

    • Immune modulator
    • Anti-inflammatory
    • Antimutagenic
    • Anticarcinogenic
    • Antiviral
    • Antioxidant
    • Adaptogenic tonic

    WARNINGS

    • You should always consult a naturopath or medical practitioner before taking herbal supplements
    • Do not use when:

      • Pregnant or lactating: it can have an effect on your immune system.

      • If you are suffering from auto-immune diseases or bleeding disorders

      • Low blood pressure: there is some evidence that cat’s claw might lower blood pressure.

      • Leukaemia: Cat's claw might worsen this condition.

      • Surgery: there is a concern that cat’s claw might make blood pressure control difficult during surgery. Stop taking cat’s claw at least 2 weeks before a scheduled surgery.


    Please note: product images are for illustrative purposes and may differ slightly from the actual product.

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