Charcoal is not a cure-all, but has been found to be effective against a wide range of conditions including cancer, high cholesterol, intestinal disorders, disease, infections, food, drug & chemical poisoning, neutralizes stomach acidity, acid indigestion, heartburn, candida, nausea, vomiting, ulcers, gas, flatulence, bad breath, haemorrhoids, colitis, fibroids, chron's disease, irritable bowel syndrome, inflammation, pain and lots more. It can be used internally & externally to detox & cleanse; plus externally in poultices for all insect & plant stings, animal bites and infectious wound. CHARCOAL is effective for up to 2 HOURS in the body.
GRAMMA'S use finely powdered 'activated' CHARCOAL which has been found to be about half more absorbent than commercial charcoal tablets. Black in colour, although it is advisable to keep away from light coloured fabric or clothing, it can be removed (dependent on material) quite easily with soap powder.
Approved as safe for acute toxic poisoning by the American Food Administration and used in hospital (Accident & Emergency wards) to treat drug overdose and poisoning. For all the reasons above and more, this product is an essential 'must have' in every household.
IMPORTANT: CHARCOAL used for barbecues or fires are infused with poisonous petroleum and should never be used for medicinal or health purposes.