Botanical Name: Harpagophytum procumbens
Traditional Usage: For thousands of years, the Khoisan peoples of Madagascar and the Kalahari Desert have used devil's claw root in remedies to treat pain and inflammation. Today, Devils' claw is traditionally used for arthritis, muscle and joint pain and inflammation.
Devil's Claw Extract is prepared from the tubers of Harpagophytum procumbens plants which are custom wildcrafted&tm; their wild native habitat in South Africa's Kalahari Desert. To assure optimal extraction of Devil's Claw's bioactive compounds, we harvest and extract only the secondary storage tubers, and not the primary central root. Herb Pharm Devil's Claw is never fumigated or irradiated.