What is Cupuacu

The Tree

The Pharmacy Fruit

The Fruit

Cupuaçu (Theobroma grandiflorum), is a tropical rainforest tree related to cacao. Common throughout the Amazon basin, it is widely cultivated in the jungles of Colombia, Bolivia and Peru and in the north of Brazil. Cupuaçu trees usually range from 5 to 15 meters (16 to 50 feet), with have brown bark. 


 

Cupuacu 1000mg

The white pulp of the cupuaçu is uniquely fragrant, described as a mix of chocolate and pineapple, and It is frequently used in desserts, juices and sweets. The juice tastes primarily like a pear, with a hint of banana. Cupuaçu is touted as a the most potent Superfruit, also called the Pharmacy Fruit. The pulp is also used in cosmetics products such as body lotions, as it is highly hydrating, similarly to cocoa butter.


 


Andrew Zimmern of the Travel Channel described Cupuacu as "the pharmacy of the Amazon." According to him, the populations that have been eating and cultivating Cupuacu for generations look to the plant for a variety of treatments. Cupuacu is often used as a pain killer. It purportedly provides antioxidants and other benefits to the digestive system. In addition, the Theobromides in Cupuacu act like caffeine to provide energy and alertness. 

  1. More youthful and healthier looking skin and hair​
  2. Lower cholesterol levels​
  3. Increased libido and stamina
  4. Cell-protective antioxidant cocktail
  5. ​​Rare Amazonian Superfruit

Overall Health Benefits

  • Hair
  • Skin
  • Nails
  • Fatigue
  • Libido
  • Cholesterol
  • Digestion
  • Protection
  • Energy
  • Pain
  • ​Blood Pressure
  • ​Immune System

Directions

Take two capsules, one time daily with a meal.

Ingredients
Cupuacu Juice Powder: 1000mg. Other ingredients: Microcrystalline Cellulose, Syliod 244, magnesium stearate.

Indications

No Egg, Milk, Fish, Crustacean, Shellfish, Peanut, Wheat or Soybean.