mardi 11 octobre 2011

Derris Scandens or Jewel Vine

Derris Scandens or Jewel Vine (in Thai: Thaowanpriang) is an evergreen climbing branched shrub having twining habit. It has a tap root system without aerial roots. Leaves are compound, alternate, leaf axis upto 19 cm long, solid, woody, green. Leaflets are elliptic-lancelike, entire, blunt, hairless.
This woody vine is growing throughout South east Asia, including Thailand.

The stem of Derris Scandens has been widely use in Thai traditional
medicine, for example of myalgia (means "muscle pain" and is a symptom of many diseases and disorders. The most common causes are the overuse or over-stretching of a muscle or group of muscles. Myalgia without a traumatic history is often due to viral infections.). Previous study showed that Derris Scandens Benth extract has an anti-inflammatory activity. Although Derris Scandens are efficaciously in the treatment of osteoarthritis.


Derris scandens is used for:
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Arthritis
  • Joint Diseases
  • Musculoskeletal Diseases
  • Rheumatic Diseasesepectorant
  • Aches
  • Muscle tension
  • Numbness
  • Improves arterial blood flow
  • Antitussive
  • Diuretic
  • Antidysentery
  • Treatment of cacheia
Botanical Name:
  • Derris scandens Benth.
Other Common Names:
  • Jewel Vine
  • Hog Creeper
  • Malay Jewelvine


  • 340mg 100% Derris scandens Botanical Extract
  • Our products contain 100% pure plant-based/natural materials using no fillers, grains, yeast, sugars, binders, excipients, starches or synthetic materials.
Recommended Dosage:
  • Take 2 capsules, three times each day after mealtimes.
  • There no known side effects.
  • Product in original sealed packing
  • Each bottle contains 100 capsules
  • Expiration date between 20-24 months
  • The capsules are contained in the airtight package to maintain the most safty quality.

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