Name (common): Horsetail

Botanical name: Equisetum arvense

 

General description:

Use of horsetail dates back to ancient Roman and Greek medicine. Horsetail was traditionally used in Europe, Ayurvedic medicine, traditional Chinese and Native American medicine.

 

Functions and general science:

Horsetail is known for its silica content, therefore is often recommended for bone and connective tissue health.

 

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Disclaimer:

The information provided in reference to this ingredient is general in nature and provided as information only. Any product specific therapeutic claims for this ingredient are linked to specific dosage requirements based on evidence of traditional or scientific nature.