Devil’s claw is the common name of the plant Harpagophytum procumbens. The herb is only
found in the wild – but only in the Kalahari desert of Southern
Africa and even now, it is a difficult plant to cultivate. The
root of Devil’s claw is used in herbal remedies for the treatment of muscle and
joint pains, backache and rheumatism.
Is a licensed herbal rheumatism product. It is made
from extracts of Devil’s Claw herb cultivated in the Kalahari without the use
of artificial fertilisers, insecticides or fungicides. It can be used for joint
pain and to reduce symptoms of back pain or other rheumatism pains in the
shoulders and elbows, or for knee and other joint pains.
Atrosan® Devil’s Claw tablets contain the extract of Harpagophytum
procumbens root, also known as Devil’s Claw.
We do not use genetically modified ingredients.
Atrosan® Devil’s Claw tablets may be used as a rheumatism product
for the relief of joint & muscular pain in adults (over 18 years of age)
and the elderly.
Like all Devil’s Claw
products, Atrosan® may cause side effects, although not everybody gets them.
Side effects of Atrosan® Devil’s Claw tablets are likely to be minor and take the form of digestive
symptoms (feeling sick, stomach discomfort and digestive upsets such as
sickness or diarrhoea, skin rash, itching, headache and dizziness).
Yes, Atrosan® Devil’s Claw tablets may be
used with other pain relieving medicines.
The use of Atrosan® is not commonly
associated with stomach upsets or other digestive symptoms. However, some
people may experience digestive symptoms as a side effect. If you suffer from a
stomach or duodenal ulcer, do not use Devil’s Claw products such as Atrosan®.
Everyone is different and the effect of medicines
cannot be guaranteed. You should be able to feel for yourself if the product
is helping you. If you do not feel the benefits of using this product after 8 weeks,
or if your condition worsens, you should consult your doctor.
Yes, you can take Atrosan® for joint or muscular pains.
Atrosan® Devil’s Claw tablets is a traditional herbal remedy licensed as a
rheumatism product for joint pain relief, including the relief of joint pain,
muscular pain, knee, hip, elbow or shoulder pain and for treating lower back pain.
Atrosan® Devil’s Claw tablets are not contraindicated with any other medication, including painkillers. If you would like the safety information to show your doctor then please get in touch with our Helpline staff, who will send it to you.
Atrosan® tablets contain an extract of Devil’s Claw, which is not associated with any addictive properties. There are no reports of addiction with this product and it is not something that we would expect to see with use of Devil’s Claw.
Yes. There are no problems for asthmatics with using Atrosan® Devil’s Claw tablets.
This product was added to our catalog on Friday 09 January, 2015.