Our farming in situ : one unique location in France

Our laboratory farming

When nature serves health


WARNING : In the United States, Ricarimpex leeches may only be used as an adjunct to the healing of graft tissue when problems of venous congestion may delay healing, or to overcome problems of venous congestion by creating prolonged localized bleeding. Leeches have not been cleared by the FDA for any of the applications in general medicine described on this website or in any other source of information on medicinal leeches, scientific or otherwise.

At home ?

YES, for people who know how to use them and who do not have any contraindication. RICARIMPEX does not provide any document regarding the pose.


General Medicine

YES, for degenerative osteoarthritis, tendinitis, varicose veins, localised muscular pain, haemorrhoids, oedemas, haematoma…


In Surgery, yes !

Organ replantation (finger, toe, ear, etc.) / Skin graft : in a study led in Great-Britain, 1/3 of the maxillofacial surgeons who have been interrogated use medicinal leeches.