The indigenous peoples of the Amazon region who named it, have used suma root for generations for a wide variety of health purposes, including as general tonic; as an energy, rejuvenating, and sexual tonic; and as a general cure-all for many type of illnesses. Suma has been used as an aphrodisiac, a calmin agent, and to treat ulcers for at least 300 years. It is an important herbal remedy in the folk medicine of several rainforest Indian tribes today.
100% suma biodynamically harvested by small farmers in the Brazilian Amazon.
Sugested servings: 1 tsp