Smilax - Zarrzaparrilla (Smilax febrifuga).
This ground root is a diuretic and aphrodisiac that is also used to treat hepatitis, rheumatism, arthritis, psoriasis, gout, tumors, diabetes, ulcers, liver disease. impotence, infertility, nervous system disorders, to increase energy, purify blood, and lower bad cholesterol. Has also proved useful in the treatment of AIDS.
Preparation and administration:
Start with one cup a day, increasing up to 3 cups a day if you want. The best results vary per person. You may need to drink it for a week or so to start seeing a noticeable difference.
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