- Strengthens immune system.
- Helps build blood and maintain a healthy circulatory system.
- Assists detoxification process.
Pau D’Arco is the inner bark of the taheebo tree, which is found in South American countries like Brazil. This bark, unlike many other trees, never grows fungi. The active chemical in pau d’arco is lapachol, which many herbalists believe is what strengthens and supports the body’s immune system. Pau D’Arco is also commonly used for supporting the circulatory system and assisting in its detoxification.
The pau d’arco/taheebo tea sold by Nature’s Sunshine is made with only the finest pau d’arco. When the bark of the taheebo tree is stripped vertically by hand approximately six to seven feet high. This method leaves enough bark on the tree to ensure it continues to live and thrive. This means you can enjoy pau d’arco/taheebo tea knowing that no trees were harmed in the manufacturing of this product. While you can find pau d’arco in capsule form, many people prefer the tea because they find it enjoyable to drink. Pau d’arco in tea form is also ideal for individuals who have trouble swallowing pills.