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Dried Cayenne Pepper (Capsicum annuum)

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Sizes: 100g & 1kg.  

Dried Cayenne Pepper (Capsicum annuum) is a red, hot chili pepper mostly known for its use in spicy dishes, however, there are also a great many associated health benefits. Used in the west since the 17th century, it has been found to treat such things as fever, cold, diarrhea; it relieves constipation, headache, and sinus congestion. Applied externally (to tired feet, sore muscles, strains and sprains) it acts as a pain reliever through a little known numbing effect.

  • This product is grown in an organic and regenerative fashion with as minimal use of insecticides, pesticides, herbicides and fungicides as possible, in certified organic fertilizer. The product is certified food grade. It is not certified organic. Suitable for Kosher, Halaal and Hindi diets.

    OTHER USES

    • A stimulant, it is also responsible for speeding up the metabolism.
    • The capsaicin in cayenne pepper aids in elimination by promoting healthy peristaltic activity in the intestines.

    HOW TO USE

    • Start with small amounts of cayenne and gradually work up to drinking ½ - 1 tsp in a cup of warm water, infused for 10 min.
    • Mix tablespoon of infusion with hot water and drink when needed.
    • Your system will take some time to get use to the cayenne so take it easy.
    • Use: 30 – 120 mg of dried powder per day.

    WARNINGS

    • You should always consult a naturopath or medical practitioner before taking herbal supplements
    • The spicy hotness will take some time to get used to.


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