CHINA ROOT (WILD YAM) TINCTURE
China Root (aka Wild Yam) was used as a medicinal herb by the Mayans and the Aztecs of Central America. Its antispasmodic and anti-inflammatory properties make it useful in treating cramps and muscular pain, as well as the symptoms of rheumatism and arthritis.
Wild yam has diuretic and anti-inflammatory effects that may be helpful as an herbal remedy for urinary tract conditions.
It has been used to treat digestive disorders including gallbladder inflammation, irritable bowel syndrome (IBS),and diverticulitis and may also help with many ailments related to the lungs, kidneys, spleen and stomach.
This root has been used as a treatment to temporarily lower blood pressure and cholesterol levels.
Traditionally, China Root has been used by women to support the health of their reproductive systems and is often prescribed by herbalists to relieve menstrual cramps, as well aschronic pelvic pain.