Botanical name: Harpagophytum Procumbens
Native to: Namibia, Botswana, and South Africa
Actions: Anti-inflammatory and digestive stimulant aiding various digestive problems as a tonic. Analgesic (pain-relief) and anti-arthritic properties which may reduce joint and muscle pain, arthritis, rheumatism.
Description: Devil’s claw traditional use as a tonic for digestive issues, as well as arthritis and
rheumatism has been adapted by Western traditional usage. It may relieve joint and muscle pains, including back, knee and hip pain. Additionally, it can alleviate tendonitis, gout, rheumatism, osteoarthritis and arthritis.
Its strong bitter property can stimulate the digestive system, including the liver and gallbladder, as well as increase food absorption. Devil’s claw may have a positive influence on difficult childbirths, menstrual complaints, migraines, kidney and bladder problems.If prepared into an ointment, it can be applied to boils, sores and ulcers to assist healing and reduce inflammation.
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