Allspice Powder Bulk By The Ounce
Common Names: Jamaica Pepper Clove Pepper, Myrtle Pepper, Pimenta, Pimento, Toute-epice, Jamikapfefer, Kebab Cheene, Seetful, Pimiento de Jamaica.
Scientific Name: Pimenta Dioica
Common Uses: Allspice is used to stimulate the gastro-intestinal tract. Allspice is used as a paste to soothe and relieve toothache, and as a mouthwash to freshen the breath.
*Warnings: Allspice may cause serious allergic reactions in hypersensitive individuals. It should be avoided during pregnancy and while breast-feeding. When using Allspice topically, watch for hypersensitive reactions. Allspice is contraindicated for those with chronic gastrointestinal conditions such as duodenal ulcers, reflux disease, spastic colitis, diverticulitis, disarticulates and ulcerative colitis. Some research data suggests that eugenol may pose an undetermined risk for promoting cancer growth; it is contraindicated for those with cancer or who are a high risk for cancer.