Paw Paw Leaf

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Dried pawpaw leaves, derived from the Carica papaya plant, are known for their medicinal properties and various traditional uses such liver and menstrual health. . . . read more

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Dried pawpaw leaves, derived from the Carica papaya plant, are known for their medicinal properties and various traditional uses. Here are some common uses of dried pawpaw leaves:

  1. Digestive Health:

    • Digestive Enzymes: Pawpaw leaves contain enzymes such as papain, which aid in digestion by breaking down proteins and supporting the digestive process. Consuming pawpaw leaf tea  may help alleviate symptoms of indigestion, bloating, and constipation.
  2. Immune Support:

    • Antioxidants: Pawpaw leaves are rich in antioxidants, including flavonoids, phenolic compounds, and carotenoids, which help protect cells from damage caused by free radicals. Drinking pawpaw leaf tea may help boost the immune system and reduce the risk of chronic diseases.
  3. Skin Care:

    • Wound Healing: Pawpaw leaves have been used traditionally to promote wound healing and soothe skin irritations. Applying a poultice or compress made from crushed or boiled pawpaw leaves to minor cuts, scrapes, or burns may help speed up the healing process and prevent infection.
    • Acne Treatment: Pawpaw leaf contain antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties that can help reduce acne breakouts and soothe inflamed skin. Using pawpaw leaf-infused skincare products topically to acne-prone areas may help improve skin health.
  4. Menstrual Health:

    • Menstrual Pain Relief: Pawpaw leaves are believed to have analgesic properties that can help alleviate menstrual cramps and discomfort. Drinking pawpaw leaf tea may help reduce menstrual pain and promote relaxation during menstruation.
  5. Liver Health:

    • Liver Detoxification: Pawpaw leaves contain compounds that support liver health and detoxification processes. Consuming pawpaw leaf tea may help cleanse the liver, improve liver function, and promote overall liver health.
  6. Antiparasitic Effects:

    • Intestinal Parasites: Pawpaw leaves contain bioactive compounds such as carpaine and alkaloids that have been shown to have antiparasitic properties. Drinking pawpaw leaf tea  may help eliminate intestinal parasites such as worms and amoebas.
  7. Anticancer Potential:

    • Antitumor Activity: Some studies suggest that pawpaw leaves may possess anticancer properties, including the ability to inhibit tumor growth and induce cancer cell death. However, more research is needed to fully understand the anticancer effects of pawpaw leaves and their potential use in cancer treatment.
  8. Anti-inflammatory Effects:

    • Inflammation Reduction: Pawpaw leaves contain compounds with anti-inflammatory properties that can help reduce inflammation in the body. Drinking pawpaw leaf tea may help alleviate symptoms of inflammatory conditions such as arthritis and rheumatism.

Place of Origin

India - Trade

Botanical Name

Carica papaya




100% Paw Paw.
No preservatives, artificial colours, sweeteners or flavours.
Gluten free, dairy free and no added sugar.

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