Liber Herbarum Minor (English)
The incomplete reference-guide to Herbal medicine

Rev.31-08-2015

Cat's claw

Plant

English

Cat's claw, Garabato colorado, Tambor huasca, Una de gato

Latin

Uncaria guianensis (Aublet) Gmelin, Ourouparia guianensis Aublet

Diseases & Uses

Ungrouped Diseases & Uses

Anti-dysenteric, Anti-hypertensive, Antiulcer, Arterial hypertension, Bloody flux, dysentery, gargle, High bloodpressure, Hypertension, Hyper tensive, Lowers bloodpressure, reduce blood pressure, reduce high bloodpressure, sores, throat-wash, Traumatic injury, Ulcerous sores, ulcers, wound care, wounds, wound treatment

Warnings

Not suitable for pregnant women, should not be taken when pregnant

Local (Geographical) use

Phytomedical use in the Guianas (Guyana, Suriname, French Guiana)

Ingredients

 (-)-Epicatechin, Beta-Sitosterol, Campesterol, Campherol, Chlorogenic-Acid, Epicatechin, flavonoid, glycoside, Oleanolic-Acid, procyanidin, rutin, saponin, Stigmasterol, Ursolic-Acid

Source: LiberHerbarum/Pn1707

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