Natives in Peru use Hercampuri to reduce weight, help eliminate fluids in the body and act as an arterial fat dissolver, to detoxify the blood, and to help eliminate excessive fat, especially the undesirable low density lipids in the bloodstream. Due to its positive effect on the circulation and its natural diuretic activity, this herb has been found to be useful for normalizing high blood pressure, to aid in liver function and reduce excessive fat. It helps with weight problems and has also been used as an appetite suppressant, energy enhancer, and blood circulation improver.
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Compared to other methods, alcohol helps extract nearly all active constituents from a herb yielding stronger tinctures that require a lower dose to attain beneficial effects.
Alcohol eliminates the growth of bacteria and mold while preserving the valuable constituents resulting in a much longer shelf life.