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For several centuries‚ cat's claw has been used in traditional Peruvian medicine to support overall well-being. Also known as Uncaria tomentosa‚ this herbal extract provides an array of phenols‚ sterols‚ glycosides‚ and alkaloids.
Cat's claw extract may support comfort in the joints by working to moderate prostaglandin metabolism‚ cytokine production‚ and oxidative stress. As a result‚ you may be less likely to suffer inconvenient pain or stiffness that keeps you from performing the activities you need or want to do; for example‚ healthy joints are better able to support you during the physical exercise your body needs to stay in tip top shape.
Meanwhile‚ a convenient supplement like Cat's Claw by Pure Encapsulations can also support your cardiovascular system by assisting platelet and vascular functioning. One capsule contains 450 mg of cat's claw extract‚ which has been standardized to ensure that you get three percent in the form of oxindole alkaloids. These alkaloids can help you immune cells function more effectively‚ possibly making them better able to protect you from getting sick; this improvement in immunity may come from cat's claw's support for macrophage and phagocytosis activity.
Finally‚ cat's claw extract might also be helpful in supporting the health of your gastrointestinal tract. It can provide antioxidants that protect the cells in your gut from free radicals that can cause harm. A healthy GI tract is better able to absorb the essential nutrients found in foods or other supplements.
Take one to six vegetable capsules daily‚ in divided doses with meals. At the recommended dosage‚ each 180-capsule bottle of Pure Encapsulations' Cat's Claw should last from one to six months.
Pure Encapsulations seeks to formulate and manufacture high-quality‚ hypoallergenic dietary supplements. Quality control during the formulation and manufacturing process is paramount. All Pure Encapsulations products are made with the most bioavailable ingredients possible.
These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). These products are not meant to diagnose‚ treat or cure any disease or medical condition. Please consult your doctor before starting any exercise or nutritional supplement program or before using these or any product during pregnancy or if you have a serious medical condition.
Each vegetable capsule contains:
Cat’s claw (Uncaria tomentosa) extract....................................... 450 mg
(standardized to contain 3% oxindole alkaloids)
Vitamin C (as ascorbyl palmitate) ................................................. 10 mg
Pure Encapsulations recommends 1-6 capsules per day‚ in divided doses‚ with meals.
Are There Any Potential Side Effects Or Precautions?
Mild gastrointestinal discomfort has been reported in some cases. Not to be taken by pregnant or lactating women.
Are There Any Potential Drug Interactions?
Cat’s claw may be contraindicated for individuals who are taking blood thinning or antihypertensive medications due to a potential synergistic effect.
Allergy / Dietary Needs
- Allergen Free
- Artificial Additive Free
- Environmental Contaminants Free
- No Added Excipients
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Overall Rating for Cat's Claw - 180 Capsules
from chicago il
My Dr. recommended Cats Claw as part of my lyme disease treatment. I am feeling good. I take a lot of supplements so it is hard to single out any one as being good or bad but I do think Cats Claw helps. I know I can count on a quality product from Pure Encapsulations
My Dr recommended it
√ I would recommend this item to a friend.
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