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Standardized: pau d'arco
Other: ipe roxo, lapacho, taheebo
Tabebuia impetiginosa (Mart. ex DC.) Standl.
Plant Family: Bignoniaceae
Tabebuia avellanedae, Tabebuia heptaphylla, Tecoma impetiginosa
Pau d'arco is an herbal supplement claimed to be anti-cancer and antimicrobial, especially anti-candida. Other uses for pau d'acrco include diabetes, ulcers, stomach inflammation (gastritis), liver ailments, asthma, bronchitis, joint pain, hernias, boils and wounds.One of the best known, but least understood, herbs from the Amazon Rainforest, pau d'arco is a key ingredient in the tribal medicine chest.
Specific: No known precautions.
General: We recommend that you consult with a qualified healthcare practitioner before using herbal products, particularly if you are pregnant, nursing, or on any medications.
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This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.