Lapacho (Pau D'arco) tea bark
Presented in boxes of 10 sachets.
Ingredients: 100% Lapacho bark (Handroanthus serratifolius).
Its popular names the most well known are: ipê-purple, piúva, pau-d'arco, piúna, ipê-roxo-de-bola, ipe-una, ipê-of-mine or piúna-purple.
Therapeutic indications: Increases the level of white blood cells and red and is used for people who go through processes of chemotherapy, in order to reduce the effects of bad being caused by the same. It is also used in cases of urinary tract infections and bronchitis.
In Portugal, the pau d'arco is consumed in teas, tablets, extracts, and is seen as a protector against cancer and for physical well-being. Powerful agent anti-carcinogenic and anti-inflammatory. The pau d'arco is very rich in quinonas, compounds benzénicos and flavonoids. In addition to these compounds, we can find essential oils (0,55%-1,50%) and alkaloids (tecomina).
Always speak with your doctor before taking any medicinal tea, if it is to go through some process of chemotherapy or radiation therapy.