Sarsaparilla is a perennial, trailing vine, in the genus Smilax, belonging to the family Smilacaceae, native to the Central America. The herb has been used in traditional medicine to treat skin inflammation, psoriasis, arthritis, herpes, and leprosy, reduce symptoms of eczema, etc. Health Benefits 1. Anti-mycobacterial effects In the identifyication ofantimycobacterial constituents from Aralia nudicaulis …