Soul Food Tea 5oz pouch with 3 unbleached tea filters. Ingredients: Contains Package with Pau d'arco bark, Papaya leaf tea, and other holistic herbal ingredients.
Pau d'arco is an energizing herb that has anti-cancer and antimicrobial, anti-viral-especially anti-candida. Other uses for pau d'acrco include diabetes, HIV, ulcers, stomach inflammation (gastritis), liver ailments, asthma, bronchitis, joint pain, hernias, boils, and wounds. Papaya leaf treats dengue fever, and has Anti-Malarial Properties. Pau d'arco is often used as a liver detox, is known to support digestion, lowers blood sugar levels, eases menstrual pain, and body aches.
Directions: Boil 1 cup of purified water heat on stove (preferred), or in microwave in a ceramic mug, While water is heating fill 1/2-1 teaspoon (a pinch or two if you do not have a measuring spoon) of tea leaves/bark, in tea bag (provided), or a tea spoon strainer https://naturalgrownoils.com/tea-spoon-strainer/. When tea reaches boiling point, place tea bag that you've filled with tea in cup of hot water and steep for 6-15 minutes with a saucer covering your cup to keep warm. After the allotted time drink. You may reheat tea if desired.
You may add chicken or beef bouillon/broth to make this a soulful soup. You may also add an organic ginger root cutting, a natural antibiotic to sooth a sore thoroat, relieve updet stomach, and fight bacteria.*
Created with the our ancestors proven remedies and my cousin in mind. (Neco, Ohio RN who volunteered to aid NY COVID-19 patients Apr 2019).
Pau d'arco bark is known to have antibacterial, antiviral, energy increasing properties. Drink a cup to start your day. If you normally start going at night its perfectly fine to have a cup then. Don't eat heavy greasy or spicy food 4-hours before drinking this tea.
Possible Interactions: Precautions, the use of this herb is a healing tradition our ancestors used this approach in strengthening the body and treating disease. Herbs however can trigger side effects and can interact with other herbs, supplements or traditional western medications prescribed by your doctor. Taking too much can be dangerous. For these reasons, you should take herbs in the dosage recommended by your herbalist. If you have underlying medical conditions, speaking and sharing that information with both your traditional doctor and herbalist is a must. Although uncommon, recommended doses may cause side effects for Pau d'arco bark, those side effects include anemia, nausea, diarrhea, and dizziness. High dosing or making a "STRONG" tea is NOT recommended, and cause bleeding anticoagulant drugs (blood thinners) vomiting.
Antiplatelet and Anticoagulant Drugs (Blood Thinners) Interaction Warning: Pau'darco may affect the bloods ability to clot, and could interfere with blood thinning drugs, including:
- Warfarin (Coumadin)
- Clopidogrel (Plavix)
*Pregnant and nursing women Should not take pau d'arco
Papaya Tea: 3 Tea bags. Ingredients Organic Pure Papaya Leaf.
Directions: Boil 1 cup of purified water heat on stove (preferred), or in microwave in a ceramic mug, When tea reaches boiling point, place tea bag that you've filled with tea in hot water and steep for 6-15 mins with a saucer covering your cup to keep warm. After the allotted time drink. You may reheat tea if desired. You may add chicken or beef bouillon/broth, an organic ginger root cutting, or a lemon/lime wedge. However, DO NOT add sweeteners natural or otherwise. May have a mild sedative effect, use in the evening or before going to sleep or relaxation.
Papaya is an herb widely used in the treatment of dengue fever and malaria in many alterntive medicine.
Possible Interactions: None Known
These statements have not been evaluated by the FDA. Not intended to treat or cure any disease.