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Medicinal herbs

Cat’s claw

Uña de GatoUncaria tomentosa Willd DC

A vine plant of the Rubiaceae family, originally from Peru. It grows in virgin lands of the Peruvian Jungle, and also in lands that have been in disuse for some time. The plant is used by the indigenous inhabitants as a medicinal herb due to its antioxidant properties, which serve as a natural anti-inflammatory.

 

Part used: Bark Region: Jungle
Presentations:
-Cat’s claw in powder form. -Cat’s claw in concentrated powder form.
Seasonality:
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  • Available
Uses and applications: Teas and pills
Origin: Iparia, Ucayali
Properties: antioxidant