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Devil's Claw Root Remedy

Other Names: Baghnakh, Grapple Plant, Wood Spider, Harpagophytum Procumbens
Traditional Usages: Arthritic Stiff Joints, Anti-rheumatic, Gout, Lumbago, Sciatica, Neuralgia, Liver Congestion, Gall Bladder Disorders, Itching Skin Conditions, Piles, Cancer, Intestinal Disorders, Fevers, Menstrual and Pregnancy Problems, Digestive Problems, Arthritis, Rheumatism, Painkiller, Calming Jittery Nerves, Loss of Appetitie, Migraine, Headache, Muscle Pain, Back Pain
Resources: Kalahari Desert, BotswanaChina, Europe, USA
Parts Used: Tuberous Roots, Leaves, Seed, Rhizome
Administration Method: Teas, herbal preparations for internal uses
Herb Action: Appetite-stimulating, Choleretic, Anti-inflammatory, Mildly analgesic
Health Warning: Avoid use During Pregnancy


Devil's Claw Root - Herbal remedy for Fibromyalgia:  Devil's claw root is a natural anti-inflammatory used to treat rheumatic disorders. Take one 400 milligram devil's claw root tablet daily.

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