The cinchona tree is a tall evergreen native to the tropical forests of the Andes. The bark is used as a carminative, easing gas and bloating and strengthen general digestive function. It is well known in Peru and Brazil as a digestive remedy, a treatment for muscle cramps, and a heart health tonic.
THS recommends that you consult with a qualified healthcare professional before using herbal products, particularly if you take other medications, or if you are nursing, pregnant, or expecting to become pregnant.
This information is for education purposes, and is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. This information has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration.