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Tropilab Inc., exporter & wholesaler of medicinal plants, 
herbs and tropical seeds

Natural pharmacy

Medicinal teas are not actually teas; they are usually referred to as infusions or herbal teas and are all-natural.
Wide varieties are available - many have significant scientific backing to their claims, others do not. Teas often are better sources of compounds with good bioavailability than the powdered herb (as in capsules and pills), but are relatively weak in action compared to tinctures.
Herbal dietary supplements** have far fewer side effects than prescription- and OTC drugs. Many substances (botanicals) used in these supplements are "generally considered as safe" (GRAS) by the FDA.

The best way to prepare a tea infusion (herbal tea)
Heat the water to just below boiling.
Medicinal tea Put one heaped teaspoon of medicinal tea per cup in a porcelain- or glass pot. Pour the hot (not boiling!) water over the leaves.
Use mineral- or good quality drinking water.
Let steep for at least 2 - 5 minutes, depending on the species, before straining.
If a stronger infusion is desired, let stand for 10 - 15 minutes before straining and drinking.
Occasionally stirring during steeping is recommended.
A strong infusion should be sipped in small quantities during the day since it may be too strong to drink a cup at once.
Use a tea strainer or mesh ball infuser for this purpose; if you use a paper filter, use the unbleached type.
For a delicious taste, you may add a little lemon juice and honey.
Keep the herbal tea in a cool, dark and dry place.
For the dose of the teas, go to the user page.

Herbal teas (tisanes) are popular because of their fragrance, antioxidant properties and therapeutic applications.
Tropical herbal teas are more diverse in types and more variable in antioxidant properties (AOP) values than temperate herbal teas.
We only sell tropical herbal teas; most of these are exclusively from the Amazon rainforest.
Herbal teas are naturally caffeine-free.
All our tropical herbs, plants, rhizomes and seeds are wild harvested in the Amazon Rainforest of Suriname and 100% organic.
This means that they are free of contaminants, such as synthetic fertilizers, pesticides, herbicides, preservatives, GMO'S (genetically modified organisms) and animal products.
They are thoroughly inspected on quality before being used in the manufacturing process.

TROPILAB® uses GACP guidelines (Good Agricultural and Collection Practices) as proposed by ©EMEA and WHO.
One pound (454 grams) of our medicinal teas has 91 servings (doses).

All the tropical medicinal teas (infusions) are processed using the GMP (Good Manufacturing Practices) for dietary supplements as proposed by the FDA Center for Food Safety and Nutrition (CFSAN).

*To be classified as a dietary supplement, a botanical must meet the definition given below. Many botanical preparations meet the definition.
As defined by Congress in the Dietary Supplement Health and Education Act, a dietary supplement is a product (other than tobacco) that
  • is intended to supplement the diet
  • contains one or more dietary ingredients or their constituents
  • is intended to be taken by mouth as a pill, capsule, tablet, or liquid
  • is labeled on the front panel as being a dietary supplement.

The above presentation is for informational and educational purposes only.
It is based on scientific studies (human, animal, or in vitro), clinical experience, or traditional usage.
For many of the conditions discussed, treatment with prescription or over-the-counter (OTC) medication is also available.
Consult your doctor, practitioner, and/or pharmacist for any health problem and before using dietary supplements or before making any changes in prescribed medications.

For the right freight rate, please visit our Webstore page!

NOTE: minimum order: $10.00, shipping & handling excluded, when ordering online.

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Retail Medicinal teas packages pricelist per April 01, 2017
Buying Medicinal Teas from TROPILAB®

Common name Botanical name Plant part Price per 0.5 lb Price per 1 lb
ABUTA Cissampelos pareira vine 15.75 28.00
BANABA Lagerstroemia speciosa leaves 15.75 28.00
BITTER MELON Momordica charantia herbs 15.75 28.00
BLACK SAGE Cordia curassavica leaves 15.75 28.00
CACAO Theobroma cacao leaves 15.75 28.00
CASHEW APPLE Anacardium occidentale bark 15.75 28.00
CAT'S CLAW Uncaria guianensis bark 15.75 28.00
CLAVO HUASCA Tynanthus panurensis vine 15.75 28.00
CURCUMIN Curcuma xanthorrhiza roots 15.75 28.00
CURCUMIN FORTE Curcuma longa roots 17.40 31.20
CYPERUS Cyperus rotundus herbs 15.75 28.00
DAMIANA Turnera diffusa herbs 15.75 28.00
DESMODIUM Desmodium adscendens herbs 15.75 28.00
DEVIL'S DOER Strychnos melinoniana vine 19.15 34.00
ECLIPTA Eclipta alba herbs 15.75 28.00
EMBAUBA Cecropia palmata leaves 15.75 28.00
EUPHORBIA Euphorbia hirta herbs 15.75 28.00
FEDEGOSO Cassia occidentalis herbs 15.75 28.00
FINGERROOT Boesenbergia pandurata roots 15.75 28.00
GALANGA Alpinia galanga root 15.75 28.00
GARLIC VINE Mansoa alliacea vine 15.75 28.00
GERVAO Stachytarpheta cayennensis herbs 15.75 28.00
GINGER Zingiber officinale roots 22.50 39.00
GINGER & LEMON GRASS Zingiber officinale & Cymbopogon citratus roots & herb
GRAVIOLA Annona muricata leaves 19.15 34.00
GRAVIOLA FORTE Annona muricata & montana leaves 19.15 34.00
GUAVA Psidium guajava leaves 15.75 28.00
HOG PLUM Spondias mombin bark 15.75 28.00
HOG PLUM Spondias mombin leaves 15.75 28.00
JAMUN Syzygium cumini bark 15.75 28.00
JAMUN Syzygium cumini leaves 15.75 28.00
JATOBA Hymenaea courbaril bark 15.75 28.00
LEMONGRASS Cymbopogon citratus herbs 15.75 28.00
LION'S EAR Leonotis nepetifolia herbs 15.75 28.00
MANGO Mangifera indica bark 15.75 28.00
MATICO Piper angustifolium herbs 15.75 28.00
MICROTEA Microtea debilis herbs 15.75 28.00
MIMOSA Mimosa pudica herbs 15.75 28.00
MULLACA Physalis angulata herbs 15.75 28.00
NONI Morinda citrifolia leaves 15.75 28.00
PAO PEREIRA Geissospermum vellosii bark 19.15 34.00
PAPAYA Carica papaya leaves 15.75 28.00
PASSIFLORA Passiflora edulis leaves 15.75 28.00
PAU D' ARCO Tabebuia serratifolia bark 15.75 28.00
PHYLLANTHUS Phyllanthus amarus herbs 15.75 28.00
PHYLLANTHUS Phyllanthus urinaria herbs 15.75 28.00
PHYSIC NUT Jatropha curcas leaves 15.75 28.00
PICÃO PRETO Bidens pilosa herb 15.75 28.00
PINE Pinus bark 15.75 28.00
QUASSIA Quassia amara wood 15.75 28.00
ROSELLE Hibiscus sabdariffa calyx 15.75 28.00
SENNA Cassia alata leaves 15.75 28.00
SIMARUBA Simaruba officinalis bark 15.75 28.00
TROPICAL ALMOND Terminalia catappa leaves 15.75 28.00
VASSOURINHA Scoparia dulcis herbs 15.75 28.00
VINCA Vinca roseus herbs 19.00 32.00
VIROLA Virola surinamensis bark 19.00 32.00
WALTHERIA Waltheria americana leaves, flowers & buds 15.75 28.00


All the information in this database is for education & information purposes only! It is not intended to be used to diagnose and treat any illnesses or condition whatsoever, nor replace proper medical care.

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