Piri-piri has a long history of use in herbal medicine systems in South America.* It is a very common remedy to treat nausea, vomiting, stomachaches, and intestinal gas throughout the continent.* For more information about piri-piri (Cyperus articulatus), please refer to the Database File for Piri-Piri in the Tropical Plant Database. To see pictures of piri-piri, click here.
Traditional Uses:* for vomiting and nausea; for digestive and intestinal disorders; for stress, anxiety, and nervousness; for intestinal worms; for epilepsy and convulsionsSuggested Use:* Take 1 gram 2 - 3 times daily or as needed.