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Yucca Root

Yucca Root

A Native American Remedy

Yucca Root, a Native American remedy, is used for irritation of all sorts, such as joint or skin discomfort. Native Americans used yucca as a soap as it had a lathering effect.

The main medicinal agents are saponins, which have a soapy consistency.

AKA Cassava and Manioc

Also called cassava, casava and manioc, yucca root can be peeled and cooked like a potato or used as a thickening ingredient. Good-quality yucca root will be long, firm, and have thick, rough-skin with medium to dark-brown coloring. Avoid Yucca Root that is soft or has soft spots.

How to Use Yucca Root

Use Yucca Root Powder by mixing it with water, yogurt and smoothies or in juice. The Yucca Root powder consists of the saponins that are employed as an effective anti-inflammatory and also to decrease muscle spasms, which delivers relief to arthritic pain. Yucca root tea effectively treats inflammation, joint pain, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis and much more!

Yucca Caps, As an herbal dietary supplement, take 2 Yucca capsules one to three times daily. Free of: salt, yeast, sugar, corn, wheat, milk, preservatives.

The saponins in Yucca are a precursor of natural cortisone normally produced by the adrenal glands. This makes it a popular remedy for all kinds of inflammation, such as arthritis, rheumatism, bursitis, colitis, and other inflammatory conditions. Yucca is also used as a blood cleanser; today, often in the form of Yucca Root Tea.

Nature's Answer Yucca Root organic alcohol extracts are produced using alcohol, water and coconut glycerin utilizing a cold Bio-Chelated proprietary extraction process, yielding a Holistically Balanced standardized extract. Liquid extracts are absorbed faster than tablets or capsules, and are more potent than tinctures. Holistically Balanced guarantees that the constituents of the extract are in the same synergistic ratios as in the plant. Manufactured in our FDA registered and pharmaceutically licensed facility; Unconditionally guaranteed.

Yucca Root Extract

Yucca is high in vitamins A, B, and C, and contains potassium, calcium, phosphorus, iron, manganese and copper which make it very soothing to the intestinal tract. The plant provides nutritional support to the structural system (bones, joints, muscles).

See also: Yucca Root as an Herb

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