Pau' De Arco Bark Powder Bulk by the Ounce
Common Names: Bignonia Heptaphylla, Ebenier de Guyane, Ebene Vert, Ipe, Ipe Roxo, Ipes,Lapacho Colorado, Lapacho Morado, Lebene, Purple Lapacho, Red Lapacho, Tabebuia Avellanedae, Tabebuia Heptaphylla, Tabebuia Ipe, Tabebuia Palmeri, Tabebuia Impetiginosa, Taheebo, Taheebo Tea, Tecoma Impetiginosa, Tecoma Ipe, The Taheebo, Trumpet Bush.
Scientific Name: Tabebuia Impetiginosa, Tabebuia Avellanedae, Tabebuia Heptaphylla, Tabebuia Ipe
Common Uses: Yeast infections, Common cold, Flu, Diarrhea, Bladder and prostate infections, Intestinal worms, Cancer, Diabetes, Ulcers, Stomach problems, Liver problems, Asthma, Bronchitis, Arthritis-like pain, Sexually transmitted diseases (gonorrhea, syphilis), Boils.
*Warnings: During pregnancy, pau d'arco is POSSIBLY UNSAFE when taken by mouth in typical amounts, and LIKELY UNSAFE in larger doses. Not enough is known about the safety of applying it to the skin. The best rule is, don't use it orally or topically if you are pregnant. The safety of using pau d'arco during breast-feeding has not been well studied. But, since it might be unsafe for anyone to use, it makes sense to avoid pau d'arco if you are breast-feeding. Pau d'arco can delay clotting and might interfere with treatment in people with bleeding disorders. Pau d'arco might slow blood clotting and could increase the chance of bleeding during and after surgery. Stop using it at least 2 weeks before a scheduled surgery.
Origin: Rainforests of Central and South America.