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Pau d' Arco

Nature's Life Pau d'Arco is a dietary supplement derived from the inner bark of the Tabebuia tree, also known as the pau d'arco tree, which is native to Central and South America. This supplement is known for its rich content of lapachol, beta-lapachone, and other naphthoquinones, as well as phenolic compounds and antioxidants.

Pau d'Arco has been used traditionally for its potential health benefits, which include:

  1. Antimicrobial properties: Pau d'Arco is believed to help fight bacterial and fungal infections, including those caused by Candida.
  2. Anti-inflammatory effects: It may help reduce inflammation by inhibiting the production of inflammatory agents, including prostaglandin E2 and cyclooxygenase-2.
  3. Immune system support: Pau d'Arco may help modulate the activity of T-cells, a type of immune cell involved in the body's adaptive immune response.
  4. Pain relief: It has been shown to help mitigate the pain associated with menstrual cramps and inflammatory conditions such as arthritis.
  5. Antiviral effects: Some studies suggest that Pau d'Arco may have antiviral properties against the human herpes virus and other viruses.
  6. Antiparasitic effects: Compounds in Pau d'Arco have shown in vitro evidence for inhibition of the growth of some types of parasites.
  7. Potential cancer-fighting properties: In vitro studies have shown that Pau d'Arco can trigger apoptosis (programmed cell death) in certain types of cancer cells.
  8. Weight loss support: Some studies suggest that Pau d'Arco may help prevent weight gain and reduce fat accumulation.
  9. Antioxidant effects: Pau d'Arco contains antioxidants that may help protect the body against oxidative stress.
  10. Prostate health support: Pau d'Arco may help reduce inflammation in the prostate.

*These statements have not been evaluated by the FDA. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.

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