Everyone heard stories about fights-everything-cancer-included herbs. Well, strong antifungal, antibiotic and antiviral properties of inner bark of Tabebuia impetiginosa vel Lapacho may not cure cancer but it makes for a great sickness remedy 1, 2. Discovery of this herb makes flu medications use obsolete and it’s guaranteed your liver will thank you for that.
Whenever you feel you’re getting sick use at least 1/4oz three times a day. It helps to stop development of an infection and lightens the symptoms of an already developed one. It is best to boil 2oz for a couple of minutes and then drink it over the course of ~3 days. Works wonders for external infections and candidiasis.
1 “Comparison of antibacterial and antifungal activities of lapachol and beta-lapachone.”, Guiraud P, Steiman R, Campos-Takaki GM, Seigle-Murandi F, Simeon de Buochberg M.
2 “Antiviral activity of naphthoquinones. I. Lapachol derivatives against enteroviruses.”, Pinto AV, Pinto Mde C, Lagrota MH, Wigg MD, Aguiar AN. Water temperature: boilingSteeping time: 10min