Pau D'Arco Bark C/S Wildcrafted
Pau d'arco (Tabebuia avellanedae) is native to South America, where it has been used to traditionally for a wide range of conditions, including pain, arthritis, inflammation of the prostate gland (prostatitis), fever, dysentery, boils and ulcers, and various cancers. As early as 1873, there were reported medicinal uses of pau d'arco.
Scientists have identified two active chemicals in pau d'arco. These chemicals are called naphthoquinones: lapachol and beta-lapachone. In lab tests, these chemicals killed some bacteria, fungi, viruses, and parasites. They also have anti-inflammatory properties, and may be effective against diseases such as osteoarthritis.
Suggested Dosage: Put 2 tablespoons of herb in 20 ounces of water. Allow it to soak overnight (8-10 hours) Afterwards bring to a boil and let simmer for at least 1 minute. Strain and drink warm or room temperature.
Pau D’Arco inner bark, C/S Wildcrafted.