Cat's Claw herb, medicinal properties

world famous wonder-herb

worldwide fame Cat's claw was at the end of the last century, despite the fact that the herb has been used successfully for many millennia.The ancient Indians used the bark of the plant successfully for strengthening the immune system to combat numerous diseases and poisonings.Miraculous healing properties, scientists noticed vines, numerous studies which allowed the 70-ies of XX century firmly established the healing properties of Cat's Claw.In 1994, the decision of the WHO Cat's Claw is recognized medicinal plants and is listed in the official book "International Pharmacopoeia".

Types There are three types of tree Peruvian lianas, which are the main difference in color and environmental growing conditions.Dark red bark suggests a warm and humid environment, white-gray variety prefers cool and dry conditions, and the yellow-brown type is not very capricious, occupying an intermediate position.Cat's Claw collection period varies and depends on the different properti

es of increased activity at the time of collection.


most valuable characteristics have the inside of the bark and roots of the vines.However, due to the rarity of the areola growth and the unique characteristics of native tropical plants, roots are rarely used and valued as elephant tusks.

Medicinal properties of active substances

Scientists have determined that the high efficiency of Bark Extract of the Peruvian liana in many diseases caused strong antioxidant (protective), anticancer and anti-inflammatory properties of its constituent highly alkaloids.

unique ensemble alkoidov operate at the level of cellular immunity:

1) alkaloid izopteropodin, thanks to which there is a strengthening of activity of neutrophils, activation of macrophage function (actively capture and digest bacteria, the remains of dead cells and other toxic to the body of the particle) and T-killers (dissolve the damaged cells of the body);

2) glycoside glycyrrhizin acid secreted together with works to block viral replication;

3) proanthocyanidins, being one of the strongest antioxidants counteract the mutagenic properties of foreign agents, providing anti-inflammatory effect;

4) rinkofillin alkaloid reduces the risk of vascular blood clots and plaque in the arteries, improves blood circulation and microcirculation of the heart muscle, which in turn reduces the risk of heart attacks.

In a mixture of active components Cat's Claw is not the last role played by tannins (catechin, gallic and ellagic acid), which have antiseptic, anti-inflammatory and hemostatic action.

Panacea for all diseases

This unique composition of biologically active substances has expanded the boundaries of the use of the miracle of the vines to the use of prevention tools in the treatment.

Notably broad spectrum of biological activity of proanthocyanidin in plants, namely the ability to increase intracellular vitamin C content, lower permeability and capillary fragility and possibility of binding free radicals.It proanthocyanidins are able to restore the structure of collagen, they help to maintain in good condition the matrix of connective tissue.Proanthocyanidins can enhance the elasticity of blood vessels, are effective in degenerative diseases of the musculoskeletal system, help with various diseases of the eye, being a universal prophylactic glaucoma.

known naturopaths Research Dr. Herbert R. and O. Garcia evidence of the universality of human exposure of the active components Cat's Claw, which take into account the individual characteristics of the organism.The main advantage - the absence of side effects, low toxicity, high versatility of medicinal herbs in all kinds of diseases, due to synergy with vitamin C.

high antioxidant properties of Cat's Claw put on a par with such well-known plants as ginseng, Siberian ginseng, echinacea, formictree.

Increasingly, there are articles about the treatment success using extracts from the bark of Cat's Claw diseases such as allergy, flu, arthritis, shingles, atopic dermatitis, asthma, diseases of the gastrointestinal tract, colitis, ulcers, gastritis, hemorrhoids, goiter and manyothers.The main achievement of the drugs Cat's Claw - the ability to influence the human immunodeficiency virus, its efficacy in the treatment of benign and malignant tumors.As you can see, the grass and the properties of this plant are unique.


not recommend the use of Cat's Claw pregnant and lactating women, as the plant has contraceptive properties.Also liana bark extract is contraindicated in persons with transplanted donor organs.


properties of Cat's Claw products are varied and are not only tonic, antioxidant, adaptogenic and detoxifying effect on the body, but also anti-inflammatory, antifungal and antiviral influence.Application Bark Extract miracle vine helps stimulate parts of the entire human immune system, restores the metabolism and hormonal imbalance.

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