Guava is a beautiful tree that produces delicious tropical fruits with oval shapped leaves that have viens that go from the base of the leaf all the way to the tip. Part of the Eucalyptus family, this american native species grows abundant in Hawaii. It's relative the strawberry guava has become an invasive plant to Hawaii, but both have similar medicinal properties. This herb has long been used as an exellent digestive and reproductive tonic. It's tranquelizing effect on intestinal smooth muscle along with its antispasmodic, antifungal, and antibacterial properties make it great for use against intestinal infections that cause diarrhea and dysentary. A helpful antacid for heartburn and ulcers make it an all around go to for digestive support. It is also calming to the nervous system as a mild sedative and nerve relaxant for reproductive cramps and nerve pain. Helpful in regulating menstration and hormones as well.
*Nervine- nerve relaxant
* Antispasmodic to smooth muscle
* Aid for Intestinal infections
*Oral gargle against bacteria in mouth
*Reproductive tonic for menstration regularity
Guava Herbal Extract - 1 oz
One dropperful (10-30 drops) in 2 ounces of water or juice twice daily as needed.
Considerations for Use:
Before taking any supplements you should consult with your naturopathic doctor or physician prior to taking if you are on any prescription drugs, are pregnant, or breastfeeding.
Tinctures are a single herbal extraction or a blend of herbal extractions that provide a potent and convenient way to consume herbal medicine. Our tinctures use a local sugarcane alcohol to extract the medicinal properties of the herbs out, so we can create are wonderful herbal blends. We use local Hawaiian or mainland organically sourced herbs to use in our plant medicine. Each herbal remedy is carefully crafted in Oahu using traditional harvesting practices of sacred plant medicine and wise woman traditions. Honoring and respecting the land, herbs, and plant spirits that provide this abundance for us and guiding us in formulating our herbal medicines. Each medicine is hand-crafted and made with love, healing energy, as well as crystal, and moon energies to provide the best possible healing for the mind, body, and spirit!
Guava Leaf (Psidium guajava)
Sugar Cane Alcohol (alcohol content 80 proof)