please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any size preferance or wholesale demand. We will be returning you as soon as possible not later than 24 hours.
All medicinal leeches are shipped in 48 hours after the payment. Depending on your need we may ship locally or internationally.
All leeches are sterilized with 3 months of starvation and ready to use. Please consult with your hirudo therapist before applying
You may ask us licensed hirudo therapist near to you. Remember leeches are FDA approved since 2004 in the USA
Leeches have been approved by FDA since 2004. Today, doctors use leeches for treating abscesses, painful joints, glaucoma, myasthenia, and to heal venous diseases and thrombosis. Medical leeches are used in plastic surgery, for improving blood circulation and for curing infertility.
The majority of the applications of the leech in human medicine are also valid in veterinary medicine. So they are similarly pointed out in the treatment of thromboses, phlebitis, furuncles, hemorrhoids, haematomata, edemata, tendinites
They can also be used in surgery in cases of tissulaires transplants. The general indications for hirudotherapy are Heart Diseases, Inflammatory Reactions, Rheumatic Diseases, Arthritis, Muscle Tension, Tendovaginitis and Tendinitis, Venous Disease and Varicose Veins, Thrombosis and embolism, Antidyscratic therapy ( blood purification and regeneration) of toxicoses and mental illnesses, Arthrosis, Passive congestions and spastic conditions, Transudates and exudates, Vertebrogenic Pain Syndromes. A simple principle lies at the heart of all hirudo-miracles. During the process of feeding, leeches secrete a complex mixture of different biologically and pharmacologically active substances into the wound. Hirudin is the best known component of leech saliva.
Hirudin is sometimes used to describe all active substance in leech saliva. In reality, Hirudin refers only to one specific active substance in leech saliva. The most common types of medicinal leeches are Hirudo Medicinalis and Hirudo Verbana that both we proudly supply.