Simarouba is traditionally used for wounds, pigmentation problems of the skin, and externally as a styptic vulnerary, for dysentery, diarrhea and intestinal parasites and for virul infectionsSIMAROUBA EXTRACT

The main active group of chemicals in simarouba are called quassinoids. The antiprotozoal and antimalarial properties of these chemicals have been documented for many years.

Several of the quassinoids found in simarouba, such as ailanthinone, glaucarubinone, and holacanthone, are considered the plant’s main therapeutic constituents and are the ones documented to be antiprotozal, anti-amebic, antimalarial, and even toxic to cancer and leukemia cells.

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Raintree’s simarouba extract uses proprietary extractions methods which provide the equivalent of 500 mg simarouba bark per milliliter of extract. To learn more about this wonderful rainforest plant, go to the Tropical Plant Database file on Simarouba.

Ingredients: Pure 100% simarouba bark (Simarouba amara) extracted in distilled water and ethanol. This plant has been sustainably wild harvested in the Brazilian Amazon (without any fertilizers or pesticides) and is non-irradiated and non-fumigated.

Suggested Use: Take 60 drops 2 – 3 times daily or as needed. Can also be applied topically to the skin if desired.

Contraindications: Reported side effects at high dosages (approx. 5 times the suggested use) include increased perspiration and urination, nausea, and/or vomiting.

Drug Interactions: None known.

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