Guarana 70g

$14.50

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Description

Plant Use: This potent fruit, named after the Guarani tribe in the Amazon, contains an impressive range of stimulants and antioxidants including caffeine, guaranine, and theobromine. Today the active ingredients are commonly found in energy drinks. Traditionally, Guarana is used to increase energy and mental performance as well as supporting all aspects of health, weight loss and a healthy metabolism.

Plant Preparation: Infusion- make a nourishing cup of tea

Powder– add to teas, smoothies, and decoctions

Properties: Stimulant, antioxidant, anti-bacterial, cognitive health

Energetics and taste: Astringent, bitter

Scientific name: Paullinia cupana

Common names: Brazilian cocoa, ‘Zoom’.

Family: Sapindaceae

Part Used: Seed

Contraindications and cautions; With all herbs it is important you do your own research before consuming them. Although many herbs are generally safe to use, some herbs may have interactions with medication or be unsuitable to take during pregnancy.