Sarsaparilla Smilax ornata
Historically, it has long been used as a blood purifier and tonic that boosts stamina and energy. Many body-builders strongly maintain that Sarsaparilla(or Smilax) helps to build muscle mass, while avoiding the harmful side effects of anabolic steroids. Sarsaparilla is considered a fine tonic herb, an antibacterial and anti-inflammatory, and the herb may even act as an aphrodisiac. Mainly used for the urinary system and is an important remedy for cystitis and renal colic from kidney stones. It is also used as a treatment for eczema with deep, bloody cracks on the hands, acne, dermatitis, and psoriasis. Rheumatic pain can be treated with Sarsaparilla as well.