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Cat's Claw - Powder Form 4 oz. - Starwest Botanicals

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Herbal Information on Cat's Claw in Bulk Powder Form

Common Name: Cat's Claw

Botanical Name:  Uncaria tomentosa

Other Names: Una de gato, Life-giving vine of Peru, Hawk's claw

Other Ingredients: None, nothing has been added to this product.

Package Size:   4 ounces  (1/4 lb.)

Form: Fine Powder

Dosage: Follow doctors instructions on how to use this herb.

Origin:  Peru

Wildcraft:   Yes

Brand: Starwest Botanicals

Special Comments:    Do not mix up this Unicaria tomentosa with Uncaria rhynchophylla twig & thorn, they are two different plants.

Cautions: Do not use if pregnant or nursing

  • Women who are pregnant, trying to become pregnant, or nursing infants should not take cat's claw. It is very dangerous for the fetus!
  • Cat's claw stimulates the immune system; therefore anyone who has a condition which affects the immune system should avoid cat's claw.
  • Cat's claw should be avoided in the two weeks both before and after a surgical procedure, or by anyone suffering from a bleeding disorder.
  • There is also the possibility that cat's claw may interact with other medications. If you are already taking oral contraceptives, antifungal medication like ketoconazole, allergy medications such as fexofenadine, cholesterol medications such as lovastatin or certain cancer medications, you should avoid cat's claw.
  • Cat's claw should not be used by individuals with skin grafts or tuberculosis or by those receiving organ transplants.

California Prop 65 

Chemical Components:  Alkaloids, Glycosides, Lipids, Phytosterols, Triterpens, Flavanols

Additional Information

  • Supports Immune System
  • Benefits Digestive System
  • Aids in Joint Flexibility
  • Promotes a Healthy Cardiovascular system
  • Clinical research on Cat's Claw is showing positive results for neutralizing free radicals.
  • This plant is found in the Peruvian Amazon Rain Forest.  It has been used for hundreds of years
  • Assists with circulation

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 About Starwest Botanicals Quality Control

Starwest Botanicals validated quality assurance testing includes:
• Organoleptic testing to ensure proper appearance, color, aroma and flavor.
• Microscopic and Macroscopic inspection for foreign matter.
• HPTLC for identification, to verify purity and authenticity.
• ICP-MS heavy metal analysis.
• Microbiology testing for pathogens such as E. coli and salmonella.
• Chemical analyses for moisture content, volatile oil, ash and acid insoluble ash.

Audits all suppliers yearly to assure they meet our GMP requirements

Laboratory Analysis

Samples are retained from all shipments are thoroughly tested and compared to our extensive reference library of dried herbs and botanicals to verify authenticity. All lot samples are kept for five years and can be traced for verification.

Starwest Botanicals utilizes not only their in-house laboratory, but also independent labs and consultants to guarantee their analyses are complete. Testing includes organoleptic analysis for aroma, color, flavor and texture. Physical testing involves moisture, volatile oil content, heavy metals, microbiology, thin layer chromatography, and other tests specific to each herb.

Herbal remedies have been used for thousands of years, in all cultures. In this day and age Western Bulk Herbs and Spices should be regarded as an added element to present-day healthcare, and not as a replacement. Botanical herbs ( Teas ) emphasize harmony, support, and balance.

 

References:
http://umm.edu/health/medical/altmed/herb/cats-claw

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25495394

<a href="http://encyclopedia2.thefreedictionary.com/uncaria+tomentosa">uncaria tomentosa</a>

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    Herbal Information on Cat's Claw in Bulk Powder Form

    Common Name: Cat's Claw

    Botanical Name:  Uncaria tomentosa

    Other Names: Una de gato, Life-giving vine of Peru, Hawk's claw

    Other Ingredients: None, nothing has been added to this product.

    Package Size:   4 ounces  (1/4 lb.)

    Form: Fine Powder

    Dosage: Follow doctors instructions on how to use this herb.

    Origin:  Peru

    Wildcraft:   Yes

    Brand: Starwest Botanicals

    Special Comments:    Do not mix up this Unicaria tomentosa with Uncaria rhynchophylla twig & thorn, they are two different plants.

    Cautions: Do not use if pregnant or nursing

    • Women who are pregnant, trying to become pregnant, or nursing infants should not take cat's claw. It is very dangerous for the fetus!
    • Cat's claw stimulates the immune system; therefore anyone who has a condition which affects the immune system should avoid cat's claw.
    • Cat's claw should be avoided in the two weeks both before and after a surgical procedure, or by anyone suffering from a bleeding disorder.
    • There is also the possibility that cat's claw may interact with other medications. If you are already taking oral contraceptives, antifungal medication like ketoconazole, allergy medications such as fexofenadine, cholesterol medications such as lovastatin or certain cancer medications, you should avoid cat's claw.
    • Cat's claw should not be used by individuals with skin grafts or tuberculosis or by those receiving organ transplants.

    California Prop 65 

    Chemical Components:  Alkaloids, Glycosides, Lipids, Phytosterols, Triterpens, Flavanols

    Additional Information

    • Supports Immune System
    • Benefits Digestive System
    • Aids in Joint Flexibility
    • Promotes a Healthy Cardiovascular system
    • Clinical research on Cat's Claw is showing positive results for neutralizing free radicals.
    • This plant is found in the Peruvian Amazon Rain Forest.  It has been used for hundreds of years
    • Assists with circulation

     gou teng, cat's claw, traditional bulk herbs, bulk tea, bulk herbs, teas, medicinal bulk herbs

    blue-bar1.jpg

    Check out our How to Use Bulk Herbs page to see how to use herbs correctly. Our web page is constantly expanding, as of today we have articles on:

     different-uses.png

     About Starwest Botanicals Quality Control

    Starwest Botanicals validated quality assurance testing includes:
    • Organoleptic testing to ensure proper appearance, color, aroma and flavor.
    • Microscopic and Macroscopic inspection for foreign matter.
    • HPTLC for identification, to verify purity and authenticity.
    • ICP-MS heavy metal analysis.
    • Microbiology testing for pathogens such as E. coli and salmonella.
    • Chemical analyses for moisture content, volatile oil, ash and acid insoluble ash.

    Audits all suppliers yearly to assure they meet our GMP requirements

    Laboratory Analysis

    Samples are retained from all shipments are thoroughly tested and compared to our extensive reference library of dried herbs and botanicals to verify authenticity. All lot samples are kept for five years and can be traced for verification.

    Starwest Botanicals utilizes not only their in-house laboratory, but also independent labs and consultants to guarantee their analyses are complete. Testing includes organoleptic analysis for aroma, color, flavor and texture. Physical testing involves moisture, volatile oil content, heavy metals, microbiology, thin layer chromatography, and other tests specific to each herb.

    Herbal remedies have been used for thousands of years, in all cultures. In this day and age Western Bulk Herbs and Spices should be regarded as an added element to present-day healthcare, and not as a replacement. Botanical herbs ( Teas ) emphasize harmony, support, and balance.

     

    References:
    http://umm.edu/health/medical/altmed/herb/cats-claw

    https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25495394

    <a href="http://encyclopedia2.thefreedictionary.com/uncaria+tomentosa">uncaria tomentosa</a>

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    SKU: 201208-54
    Global Trade Item Number: 767963131225
    Manufacturer Part Number 201208-54
    Condition: New
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    Width: 5.00 (in)
    Height: 5.00 (in)
    Depth: 1.00 (in)
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