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Devil’s Claw; Uses, Dosage, Side Effects, Interactions

Devil's claw

Devil’s claw/Harpagophytum also called grapple plant, wood spider and most commonly devil’s claw is a genus of plants in the sesame family, native to southern Africa. Plants of the genus owe their common name “devil’s claw” to the peculiar appearance of their hooked fruit. Several species of North American plants in Read More …>>

Pokeberry; Uses/ Indications, Dosage, Side Effects

Pokeberry

Pokeberry/ Phytolacca is a genus of perennial plants native to North America, South America, and East Asia. Some members of the genus are known as pokeweeds or similar names such as pokebush, pokeberry, pokeroot or poke sallet.[rx][rx] Other names for species of Phytolacca include inkberry and ombĂș. The generic name is derived from the Greek word φυτόΜ (phyton), meaning “plant,” and the Latin word lacca, a red dye.[rx]Phytolaccatoxin and phytolaccigenin are present Read More …>>