Nopal Cactus / Prickly Pear Powder, Wildcrafted, Starwest brand, Powder 1lb Save money by making your own capsules! Great for making a poultice!
Starwest Botanicals

Nopal Cactus (Prickly Pear) - Wildcrafted Powder 1 lb

$17.99

Herbal Information for Nopal Cactus in Powder Form

Common Name:   Nopal Catus

Botanical Name:   Optunia streptacantha

Other Names: Prickly Pear

Other Ingredients: None, nothing has been added to this product.

Package Size:   1 pound

Form: Fine Powder

Dosage: Follow doctors instructions on how to use this herb.

Origin:   Mexico

Wildcrafted: Yes

Brand: Starwest Botanicals

Cautions: Do not use if pregnant or nursing.

California Prop 65 

Naturally Occurring Chemical Components:   terpene, ascorbic acid, and flavonoids

phenol compounds, ascorbic acid, betalains, betacyanins - See more at: http://www.sigmaaldrich.com/life-science/nutrition-research/learning-center/plant-profiler/opuntia-ficus-indica.html#sthash.wtJFsMTh.dpuf

Additional Information About Nopal Cactus

  • Support blood sugar
  • Overall Antioxidant
  • Supports healthy liver function
  • Benefits healthy Cholesterol

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Check out our How to Use Bulk Herbs page to see how to use herbs correctly. Our web page is constantly expanding, as of today we have articles on:

  • How to make salves, poultice, tinctures, teas, capsules, gargles, and foot bathes.
  • How to make a citrus facial splash
  • Cayenne pepper: Caterpillar and aphid spray ( Natural insect repellent )
  • Citrus potpourri basket.

how to use herbs, different ways to use herbs, tutorials for herb use, instructions of herb use

About Starwest Botanicals Quality Control

Starwest Botanicals validated quality assurance testing includes:
• Organoleptic testing to ensure proper appearance, color, aroma and flavor.
• Microscopic and Macroscopic inspection for foreign matter.
• HPTLC for identification, to verify purity and authenticity.
• ICP-MS heavy metal analysis.
• Microbiology testing for pathogens such as E. coli and salmonella.
• Chemical analyses for moisture content, volatile oil, ash and acid insoluble ash.

Audits all suppliers yearly to assure they meet our GMP requirements

Laboratory Analysis

Samples are retained from all shipments are thoroughly tested and compared to our extensive reference library of dried herbs and botanicals to verify authenticity. All lot samples are kept for five years and can be traced for verification.

Starwest Botanicals utilizes not only their in-house laboratory, but also independent labs and consultants to guarantee their analyses are complete. Testing includes organoleptic analysis for aroma, color, flavor and texture. Physical testing involves moisture, volatile oil content, heavy metals, microbiology, thin layer chromatography, and other tests specific to each herb.

Herbal remedies have been used for thousands of years, in all cultures. In this day and age Western Bulk Herbs and Spices should be regarded as an added element to present-day healthcare, and not as a replacement. Botanical herbs ( Teas ) emphasize harmony, support, and balance.

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    Herbal Information for Nopal Cactus in Powder Form

    Common Name:   Nopal Catus

    Botanical Name:   Optunia streptacantha

    Other Names: Prickly Pear

    Other Ingredients: None, nothing has been added to this product.

    Package Size:   1 pound

    Form: Fine Powder

    Dosage: Follow doctors instructions on how to use this herb.

    Origin:   Mexico

    Wildcrafted: Yes

    Brand: Starwest Botanicals

    Cautions: Do not use if pregnant or nursing.

    California Prop 65 

    Naturally Occurring Chemical Components:   terpene, ascorbic acid, and flavonoids

    phenol compounds, ascorbic acid, betalains, betacyanins - See more at: http://www.sigmaaldrich.com/life-science/nutrition-research/learning-center/plant-profiler/opuntia-ficus-indica.html#sthash.wtJFsMTh.dpuf

    Additional Information About Nopal Cactus

    • Support blood sugar
    • Overall Antioxidant
    • Supports healthy liver function
    • Benefits healthy Cholesterol

     blue-bar1.jpg

    Check out our How to Use Bulk Herbs page to see how to use herbs correctly. Our web page is constantly expanding, as of today we have articles on:

    • How to make salves, poultice, tinctures, teas, capsules, gargles, and foot bathes.
    • How to make a citrus facial splash
    • Cayenne pepper: Caterpillar and aphid spray ( Natural insect repellent )
    • Citrus potpourri basket.

    how to use herbs, different ways to use herbs, tutorials for herb use, instructions of herb use

    About Starwest Botanicals Quality Control

    Starwest Botanicals validated quality assurance testing includes:
    • Organoleptic testing to ensure proper appearance, color, aroma and flavor.
    • Microscopic and Macroscopic inspection for foreign matter.
    • HPTLC for identification, to verify purity and authenticity.
    • ICP-MS heavy metal analysis.
    • Microbiology testing for pathogens such as E. coli and salmonella.
    • Chemical analyses for moisture content, volatile oil, ash and acid insoluble ash.

    Audits all suppliers yearly to assure they meet our GMP requirements

    Laboratory Analysis

    Samples are retained from all shipments are thoroughly tested and compared to our extensive reference library of dried herbs and botanicals to verify authenticity. All lot samples are kept for five years and can be traced for verification.

    Starwest Botanicals utilizes not only their in-house laboratory, but also independent labs and consultants to guarantee their analyses are complete. Testing includes organoleptic analysis for aroma, color, flavor and texture. Physical testing involves moisture, volatile oil content, heavy metals, microbiology, thin layer chromatography, and other tests specific to each herb.

    Herbal remedies have been used for thousands of years, in all cultures. In this day and age Western Bulk Herbs and Spices should be regarded as an added element to present-day healthcare, and not as a replacement. Botanical herbs ( Teas ) emphasize harmony, support, and balance.

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    Current Stock:
    SKU: 210120-51
    Global Trade Item Number: 767963135308
    Manufacturer Part Number 210120-54
    Condition: New
    Availability: Limited Quantities
    Width: 2.00 (in)
    Height: 5.00 (in)
    Depth: 6.00 (in)