Cayenne Pepper is made from the dried pods of the plant, containing a high source of vitamins A and C. It has the complete B complex family and is rich in organic calcium and potassium. It contains capsaicnoids, saponins and pyrazines. Cayenne Pepper acts as a catalyst, enhancing the effectiveness of other herbs.
All of these properties result in many health benefits, assisting the heart, circulatory system and digestive system. Cayenne Pepper can help prevent and treat colds, sinus infections, sore throats and resolve cold fevers. It can be a herbal remedy for colic, Chrohn’s disease, motion sickness and bleeding ulcers. The oils treat pain associated with arthritis, fibromyalga, osteoarthritis, rhematism, lumbago and spasms. It can be used externally to treat psorasis, sprains, itching and cuts. It is helpful in treating laryngitis when gargled, and as an gastrointestinal detoxicant.
WARNING: Use cautiously if suffering from gastritis or ulcers. It is recommended to consult a healthcare professional before usage.