What is Devil's Claw Extract?

Category: Supplements

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Devil's claw (Harpagophytum procumbens) has been used in a variety of conditions related to the liver and kidneys; however, current use generally focuses on the anti-inflammatory effects of this tuber, including arthritis, tendonitis, and inflammatory conditions.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Muscle and joint pain 5 6
Sciatic nerve pain 2 3
Adrenal Fatigue 1 1
Lyme Disease 1 0
Pain in lower back 1 2

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 9

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Devil's Claw Extract

Side effect Patients

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Devil's Claw Extract

Dosage Patients
15 drop(s) daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Devil's Claw Extract

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Course of treatment ended 1
Did not seem to work 1
Other 1
Personal research 1
See all 3 patients who’ve stopped taking Devil's Claw Extract

Duration

Currently taking Devil's Claw Extract

Duration Patients
2 - 5 years 1

Stopped taking Devil's Claw Extract

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 1
1 - 6 months 1
1 - 2 years 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 4
Usually 2
Sometimes 3
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 9
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 2
< $25 7
Not specified 0
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Devil's Claw Extract.