Jamaican Chaney Root (Similax Balbisiana)
by Pili Jahno
Jamaican Chaney Root, Similax Balbisiana, health benefits are well-known as a key herb used in tonics. Chaney root grows in the Jamaican woodlands but the herb is very widely cultivated in the Jamaican Cockpit Country; an ecological wonderland located in the west-central region of the island.
The brown root contains significant amounts of iron and is popular among men looking to boost their sexual drive and stamina.
Jamaican Chaney Root is used in many medicinal treatment for several illnesses including, impotency( low sex drive), cleansing the blood, Rheumatism and Arthritis, neutralizing acids, treating skin conditions and fatigue.