Hercampuri is a Peruvian herb, commonly used in herbal healing systems as a detoxifying, diuretic and liver protective. These properties might explain some of the folk uses of this herb. Hercampuri is often regarded as:
- A weight loss aid: it's thought to burn bidy fat by regulating the metabolism
- As a cholesterol lowering agent: it cleanse the blood, thus it might help eliminate low-density lipids in the blood
- An help for circulation: being a diuretic, it supports an healthy circulation.
- A hepatotinic: strenghten and balance liver functions such as detoxification and bile production