Pau d’arco comes from the bark of trees that grow in Brazil, Argentina and other tropical regions. Pau d’arco has been used for hundreds of years for its powerful antifungal and immune building properties. The trees withstand the growth of fungi, making it ideal for external and internal use.
Pau d’arco is a rich source of iron, which contributes to the elimination of wastes from the body and the assimilation of nutrients. It contains a chemical called lapachol, known to support the immune system, and it also has antifungal, antibacterial and antibiotic properties. It has been used to treat immune deficiency disorders, cardiovascular problems, and may be used to reduce blood pressure.
Pau d’arco is a good blood cleanser and detoxifier. It may be used to treat all types of infections, stimulate urine flow, reduce fevers, and aid digestion.
Pau d’arco contains properties that are beneficial in relieving inflammation and pain related to bowel problems, ulcers, arthritis and rheumatism.
Externally, pau d’arco may be used to treat of a variety of inflammatory skin problems and infections, including fungal infections, hemorrhoids, eczema and wounds.
- Strengthens the immune system.
- Supports the blood.
- Helps the body replenish vital elements.
- Improves appetite.
- Fortifies the body against viruses and germs.
- Assists the detoxification process.
Our Product Advantage
Dozens of different species of pau d’arco exist, each distinguished by its leaf configuration and flower color. The tree providing the most health benefits is the pinkflowered Tabebuia heptophylla, which grows mainly in Argentina. This is the only kind of pau d’arco offered, because we demand only the best for our customers.
Capsules: Take 2 capsules with a meal three times a day.
Bulk: Add 1 heaping tablespoon to 2 pints boiling water and remove from heat. Steep for 20 minutes and strain. Makes 4 servings.
Extract: Take one-half teaspoon (2.5 ml) in water with meals three times daily.
Five capsules equal two cups of tea, take as desired; liquid extract, 1/2 teaspoon with a glass of water three times a day.
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In ancient times, the pau d’arco tree amazed the indigenous peoples of South America with its ability to repel microbes. The truth is, no fungus ever forms on the pau d’arco tree, even though it grows in the most lush tropical rain forests in the world. This amazing tree has proven entirely immune to fungal infection, which makes it a one-of-a-kind among its arboreal cousins.