The peruvian carob tree (algarrobo or mesquite) is a long-lived tree, it has a great capacity to live in the desert thanks to its ability to capture nitrogen and water via its long roots.
Currently it has an important use with nutritional purposes as, according to experts, it gives immediate energy to the body. It is recommended for athletes, students, convalescents, favours the treatment of people with anaemia problems thanks to its iron content and is also used as an energizing for its content of carbohydrate and potassium at 2%.
Algarrobo flour contains pectin, acts as a laxative, reduces cholesterol, eliminates heavy metals, and protects the intestinal mucosa from the effects caused by gastritis or ulcers.
• Reduces rheumatic problems due to its tannin content.
• Controls problems in the nervous system.
• Being a digestive it helps prevent stomach problems.
• Relevant supplement in sports, due to contains high energy level, proteins, carbohydrates and potassium. Also ideal to avoid cramps, for its pottasium and magnesium content.
Composition: 100% Organic mesquite powder, free from artificial odours, tastes, flavourings and colourings.
Scientific name: Prosopis pallida.
Part used: Mesquite fruit.
Source: Northern region of Peru
Use: It is recommended to consume 1-2 tablespoons (5-10 g ) a day in the preparation of food as a supplement.
Warning: The effects of this product is backed by empirical experience of ancient traditional medicines, with excellent results and the absence of harmful side effects if given within the correct dose. The information listed identified here is by no means an ordinance or a prescription, the use of these natural products does not replace a medical consultation.
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