Herbal Information for Devil's Claw Root in Cut Form
Common Name: Devil's Claw Root, Grapple plant, wood spider
Botanical Name: Harpagophytum procumbens
Other Names: Devils Claw, Garra del Diablo, Grapple Plant, Griffe du Diable
Other Ingredients: None, nothing has been added to this product.
Package Size: 1 pound
Form: 1/2" x 1/2" Cut Pieces, Wildcrafted
Dosage: Follow doctors instructions on how to use this herb.
Origin: South Africa
Brand: Starwest Botanicals
Cautions: Do not use if pregnant or nursing.
Naturally Occurring Chemical Components: beta sitosterol and harpagoside
- Devil's Claw name comes from the fact that the herbs have an unusual, hooked or horned shape.
- Offering botanical support for cardiovascular system health
- Classical herb to promote healthy joint function
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Parts of Plants Tincture Decoction Syrup/Gargle Topical/Facial Tea/Infusion Cooking Hard/Dried Berries YES YES YES Grind First NO YES Soft Fruit YES YES YES YES YES YES Leaves YES YES YES YES YES YES Roots/Tubers YES YES Decoct First Grind First NO YES Bark YES YES Decoct First Grind First NO YES Stems YES YES Decoct First Grind First YES YES Flowers YES YES Make Tea First Grind First YES YES
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
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.
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DetailsCurrent Stock: 1SKU: 201410-31Global Trade Item Number: 767963011787Manufacturer Part Number 201410-31Condition: NewAvailability: Usually ships in 1 business dayWidth: 3.00Height: 5.00Depth: 5.00