**CAT'S CLAW: Benefits, Side Effects, Uses, Dosage, Warnings?** What? Yes, cat's claw. Quote: "Vine of the Amazon jungle where she has been for centuries a remedy for infections and inflammatory diseases as well as a contraceptive ...". Latin name: Uncaria tomentosa, Uncaria guianensis Common Names: ... virtues, it is anti-inflammatory, hypotensive (voltage reduction), anti-oxidant, anti-tumor, anti-microbial, purgative and vermifuge! Come on, there is what to do with!