Health: Used to treat rheumatoid arthritis. Also for stomach ulcers, gastritis, eczema, "break-bone fever," & liver diseases. Clinical studies show it is useful for relieving knee pain. Oxindole alkaloids in catÍs claw strengthen the immune system & also improve circulation by lowering blood pressure. Rain forest herbalist Leslie Taylor has used cat's claw tinctures & teas to treat cancer & HIV with remarkable success. Avoid when trying to get pregnant or 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
Not for use in pregnancy except under the supervision of a qualified healthcare practitioner.
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