Hierba del Sapo or Mexican Thistle is a wild plant that is broadly distributed in Mexico and Centro America and is used traditionally as infusion among local populations.
Hierba del sapo is taken as a tea. Some benefits include:
May help lower the levels of creatinine, lipids, triglycerides*
May lower uric acid*
May help lower cholesterol*
Directions: Add at least 1 tbsp of tea in 8-10oz of water. Bring water (with herbs) to a boil over a medium fire, then reduce to low and simmer for another 5-15 minutes. Strain and pour into cups. Drink twice a day as needed. Add honey if desired
Note: Great to mix with Palo Azul.
*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. These statements and products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. Always consult with a healthcare professional before using any herbal remedy.