Pau D'Arco

What other names is Pau D'arco known by?

Bignonia heptaphylla, Ébénier de Guyane, Ébène Vert, Handroanthus impetiginosus, Ipe, Ipe Roxo, Ipes, Lapacho, Lapacho Colorado, Lapacho Morado, Lébène, Pink Trumpet Tree, Purple Lapacho, Quebracho, Red Lapacho, Tabebuia avellanedae, Tabebuia heptaphylla, Tabebuia ipe, Tabebuia palmeri, Tabebuia impetiginosa, Taheebo, Taheebo Tea, Tecoma impetiginosa, Tecoma ipe, Thé Taheebo, Trumpet Bush.

What is Pau D'arco?

Pau d'arco is a tree. The bark and wood are used to make medicine.

Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...

  • Yeast infections, common cold, flu, diarrhea, bladder and prostate infections, intestinal worms, cancer, diabetes, ulcers, stomach problems, liver problems, asthma, bronchitis, arthritis-like pain, sexually transmitted diseases (gonorrhea, syphilis), boils, and other conditions.

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