Natural Pearls of Jamaica Duppy Gun (Ruellia Tuberosa) Powder, 3oz - Caribshopper
Natural Pearls of Jamaica Duppy Gun (Ruellia Tuberosa) Powder, 3oz - Caribshopper

Natural Pearls of Jamaica Duppy Gun (Ruellia Tuberosa) Powder, 3oz

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Product Description
Ruellia Tuberosa, native to the Caribbean and popularly known as 'Duppy Gun' in Jamaica, is a flowering plant species that is a member of the Acanthaceae family. The plant is also known as Minnie Root, Sheep Potato, Fever Root. Children often have fun with the plant which has pods with seeds that pop loudly when placed in water, hence the name 'Duppy Gun'

The powder is derived from the entire plant and is used to combat coughs, colds and the flu. It is also used as a remedy for inflammation of the stomach and intestines, constipation and general stomach ailments, blood cleanser, treats kidney disease and whooping cough, high cholesterol, urinary tract infection, stomach inflammations like gastritis, even cancerous tumors and STIs. There is scientific research to substantiate some of these claims.

Duppy Gun is used in root tonics as a useful ingredient.

Men used this tonic to improve their sexual performance.

Natural Pearls of Jamaica sources our Duppy Gun predominantly from the salubrious hills of St. Catherine. Natural Pearls of Jamaica Duppy Gun Plant is free from exposure to pesticides and harmful chemicals or fertilizers as it grows in the wild and untouched areas. The product is wild-crafted and wild-harvested, carefully cleaned, washed, root cleaned and air-dried to preserved its natural healing properties. The product is also harvested in small batches to ensure you get the freshest product possible.


STORAGE & HANDLING - Store in a cool, dry place, in airtight container

These statements have not been evaluated by the FDA. This product is not intended to treat, diagnose, cure or prevent any disease.

NB: Always consult your health professional before taking any herbal product.
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  • All-Natural
  • Chemical-Free
  • Gluten-free
  • Vegan

Milled Duppy Gun Leaves, Root & Stem.

Add 1 TBSP powder to 10oz water, juice, porridges, shakes, smoothies, etc., or 1 TBSP powder to 1 cup (8 oz.) boiling water. Steep for 5 mins. Sweeten with honey if desired, and enjoy

Store in a cool, dry place, in airtight container


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