- Supports natural elimination and intestinal cleansing
- Promotes the growth of beneficial gut bacteria
- Shown to reduce pain, swelling, and the stiffness of osteoarthritis
- Supports healthy cholesterol balance
- Soothing for the digestive tract
Yucca is rich in steroid saponins. It is traditionally used for cleaning the colon and regulating colonic bacteria as it is believed to have powerful antifungal and antibacterial properties. Yucca has a cleansing action in the bowel, and by enhancing proper elimination, yucca supports overall detoxification in the body.
NutriVital Yucca may support healthy cholesterol balance. It is rich in saponins which have a gentle foaming action in the intestines. Saponins bind to cholesterol, preventing it from being reabsorbed and causing its elimination via the bowel.
Yucca saponins block the release of toxins from bacteria in the intestines which inhibit normal formation of cartilage. This may give Yucca an important role in slowing the progression and reducing the symptoms of chronic degenerative diseases, joint inflammation, arthritis, and rheumatism. Further benefits reported include migraine relief, lower blood pressure, and cholesterol and triglyceride reduction.
Yucca increases nitrogen retention by up to 35% by blocking the urease enzyme responsible for converting the nitrogen from proteins to urea, making it of interest to athletes and bodybuilders.
Yucca also contains vitamins A, B, and C, potassium, calcium, phosphorus, iron, manganese and copper.
Yucca Schidegera extract