Bitter Koa or Garcinia Kola is a tree that grows in the rain forests of west Africa. The fruit, seeds, nuts and bark of the plant have been used for centuries in folk medicine to treat ailments from coughs to fever. Bitter kola is traditionally used by African medicinemen who believe that it has purgative, antiparasitic, and antimicrobial properties. The seeds are used for bronchitis, throat infections, colic, head or chest colds, and cough. It is also used for liver disorders and as a chewing stick.
According to the realnewsmagazine.net website (http://realnewsmagazine.net/health/the-many-benefits-of-bitter-kola/), eating a piece of bitter kola daily can help in the treatment for low libido, low sperm count, erectile dysfunction, arthritis, reduction of eye pressure, treating hangover, improving lung function and knee osteoarthritis among others.
As with any herb, never consume bitter kola without first discussing its use and benefits with your physician, especially if you are currently being treated for other medical conditions or are on any medications.
Our bitter kola comes in a small package that includes 7 nuts.