Samento Microbial Defense from Nutramedix is an herbal supplement that contains an extract from samento bark that is similar to cat’s claw. It may provide optimal bioavailability and delivery for feelings of wellness. This formula does not contain TOA, and may support the body’s natural immune system and internal response to challenges. This formula may also support temporary relief from occasional pain, support the normal detoxification of free radicals and metabolic waste, and support the normal cell division cycle.
Samento is derived from the roots of cat’s claw, which is a vine that is identifiable by the claw-shaped thorn that grows from the stem. The roots of the plant may contain phytochemicals, include alkaloids, glycosides, tannis, flavonoids, and other compounds. When taken as a supplement, these compounds may provide potentially beneficial properties that support a healthy body.