Cissus Quadrangularis (Ayurvedic Joint Support) Description
Cissus quadrangularis is a traditional ayurvedic herb in use for more than one thousand years. It has been nicknamed ‘bone setter’ due to its ability to heal fractured bones.
It has potent fracture healing property and antimicrobial, anti-ulcer, antioxidative activity as well as beneficial effects on cardiovascular diseases.
Its versatile uses and various therapeutic properties has made the plant a valuable medicinal herb in both Ayurvedic and modern drug development. The root and stem extracts of the plant have therapeutic effects and are known to possess antioxidant, antimicrobial activity and are routinely used to accelerate the process of healing bone fractures, joint and ligaments.
Source of Cissus Quadrangularis
Cissus quadrangularis is a perennial climber from Africa and Asia. It is one of the most commonly used medicinal plants in Thailand, and is also used in traditional African and Ayurvedic medicine. All parts of this plant have medicinal properties.
About our Cissus Quadrangularis
- Cissus is a great vegetarian alternative to most other bone recovery supplements which are often animal-derived.
- It is a rich source of carotenoids and ascorbic acid
- It is a very rich source of some minerals such as calcium, strontium, etc. which boost healing functions of the human body
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Cissus is a bitter herb and can be difficult to consume by itself. It is recommended to mix it in a juice or honey and have on empty stomach (or atleast 3 hrs after a regular meal). Start with 1 tsp twice a day and increase dosage as required to obtain the desired effect.