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Medicinal herbs

Sangre de grado

Dragon's bloodCroto Lechleri

Sangre de grado is a latex extracted from an Amazonian tree bark, among its main assets are alkaloids, such as tapsine, polyphenols, lignans and catechins. It has been traditionally used by natives to treat problems of diarrhea, gastritis and as a natural healer.

Part used: Bark Region: Jungle
Presentations:
Sangre de grado in latex, Sangre de grado in extracted latex
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Uses and applications: Ingestion or topical application directly on the wound.
Origin: Pucallpa
Properties: alcaloides, cicatrizante