WILD DIOSCOREA VILLOSA (WILD YAM)
Wild Dioscorea Villosa (wild yam) is a tuberous plant. It was used by Mayan culture as a pain relieve agent and by Chinese as a top grade medicine. It was regarded by Chinese as a main source of more than 50 types of hormone precursor in medical science. Today, wild yam is a popular alternative substance in Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRP). It helps to enhance the breasts, preserving youthfulness and stimulate men’s libido. It relaxes the muscles, soothes the nerves, improves circulation of blood and has anti-inflammatory effect. It is used to reduce menstrual cramps for women, anti-spasm and relieving pain. It is also a treatment for PMS, neuralgia and rheumatoid arthritis. In addition, Wild Dioscorea Villosa / Wild Yam is a diuretic. It is found useful for liver cleansing.