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- GUMBO LIMBO TINCTURE
GUMBO LIMBO TINCTURE
Gumbo Limbo has been used to treat digestive problems such as a stomach upset, diarrhea and dysentery. It is also used to treat edema and malaria, as well as used by women to induce a miscarriage. Used internally, it can also treat backaches, urinary tract infections, colds, flus and fevers.
Gumbo Limbo is used topically for sunburns, skin sores, measles, rashes and insect bites.
Its bark is a known antidote to the chechen tree, which often grows in the same habitat and can cause extreme rashes much like poison ivy.
Recommended dosage: 2.5ml taken in a small glass of water or juice 2 x daily on an empty stomach for better absorption.