Botanical name: Uncaria tomentosa
Part used: Dry bark
Ingredients: Dry Cat's Claw bark, certified organic non-GMO cane alcohol, organic apple cider vinegar and pure Adirondack water.
Percentage of alcohol used: 60-65%
Percentage of organic apple cider vinegar: 5%
Ratio plant to menstruum: 1:7.5
Recommended Dosage: 20-40 drops, 3 times per day.
*Please note our recommended dosage may differ from other sources.
Safety considerations: Not to be used in pregnancy. It may interact with anticoagulants, diuretics and immune-suppressive medications. If you are using pharmaceuticals, please consult with your health care provider before taking herbs.
About Cats Claw: Uncaria tomentosa is a woody vine native to the rain forest regions of Central and South America, growing on mountain slopes of old growth rainforest. The source of Uncaria that we use is from Peru. The vine has hook-like thorns that resemble the claws of a cat, giving the plant its name. It has been used as an herbal medicine by several native tribes for many generations. There are many indications for the use of this plant and research continues to unveil its attributes.
*This statement has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
"Our desire is to connect you with the healing wonders
of nature so that you may restore wellness."
Love and Blessings from the Forest,
Kate & Don
The window of time for gathering Scots Pine Pollen is a brief week in Spring when our Woodland Essence team cheerfully picks the pollen-filled strobiles one at a time!
Echinacea purpurea is a native plant that grows in high grass prairie and open wooded areas as far east as New York and Pennsylvania. Echinacea angustifolia is a native of the western sandy prairie.
The plant Jewelweed can be crushed and applied to skin that has been in touch with poison ivy to either prevent or treat a poison-ivy rash.
Reishi mushrooms are one of the oldest medicinal mushrooms, referred to as “the mushroom of immortality” for the health benefits it bestows.