Deer Velvet

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What other names is Deer Velvet known by?

Andouiller de Cerf, Antler Velvet, Bois de Cerf, Bois de Cerf Rouge, Bois de Chevreuil, Bois de Velours, Bois de Wapiti, Cervus elaphus, Cervus nippon, Cornu Cervi Parvum, Deer Antler, Deer Antler Velvet, Elk Antler, Elk Antler Velvet, Horns of Gold, Lu Rong, Nokyong, Rokujo, Terciopelo de Cuerno de Venado, Velours de Cerf, Velvet Antler, Velvet Dear Antler, Velvet of Young Deer Horn.

What is Deer Velvet?

Deer velvet covers the growing bone and cartilage that develops into deer antlers. People use deer velvet as medicine.

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  • Boosting strength and endurance, muscle aches and pains, use as an aphrodisiac and for sexual problems, improving immune system function, high cholesterol, high blood pressure, asthma, indigestion, acne, cancer, and many other uses.

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