It is a woody vine that grows wild in the Amazon rainforest and other tropical areas of Central and South America. Its use dates back 2,000 years. Indigenous people of South and Central America used it to ward off diseases. Today, it is promoted as a dietary supplement for a variety of health conditions, including viral infections (such as herpes, human papilloma virus, and HIV), Alzheimer’s disease, cancer, arthritis, diverticulitis, peptic ulcers, colitis, gastritis, hemorrhoids, parasites, and leaky bowel syndrome. Research suggests that it’s extract aid our immune system and reduce symptoms of osteoarthritis & rheumatoid arthritis.
Product Featuring Uncaria tomentosa
Supports joint health so you can keep enjoying your active lifestyle
Not for use during pregnancy or lactation. If you have a medical condition or take medications, please consult with your doctor before use. Store away from children. Use only as directed on label. Safety-sealed for your protection. Keep bottle capped at all times and store in a cool, dry place.
This information in our Herbal Reference Guide is intended only as a general reference for further exploration, and is not a replacement for professional health advice. Accordingly, this information should be used only under the supervision of a qualified health practitioner.