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Quassia Wood Chips

Quassia Wood Chips

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Quassia is a flowering shrub found in tropical zones, such as Venezuela, Brazil, Costa Rica and Peru.

The bark is decocted or used to produce extracts and tinctures. Quassia is a common ingredient in herbal bitters.

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Quassia amara

Quassia Wood Chips

Quassia wood, chips

Scientific Name: Quassia Amara
Origin:  Mexico

AKA:Quassia

Parts Used: Bark

Active Compounds: Alkaloids, Coumarin, Quassin, Vitamin B1, Quassinoid bitter principles




Background: Quassia is a plant that is incredibly bitter.

Description: Quassia is a tree that grows natively in the tropical regions of the Americas and the Caribbean. It can grow as tall as 100 feet. It is harvested all year long as needed.

Safety: Taking too much quassia can cause vomiting and irritation of the digestive tract. Consult your health care provider before beginning use of any herb.

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For educational purposes only
This information has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration.
This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.

 

for educational purposes only

This information has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration.
This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.

please be advised: 
you should always consult with your doctor
before making any changes to your diet!!
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