Gumbi Gumbi is a resilient desert shrub which grows in inland Australia.
Research and tests have shown that Gumbi Gumbi contains Saponins, Tannins and Flavonoids. Saponins have many health benefits. Studies have illustrated the beneficial effects on blood cholesterol levels, cancer, bone health and stimulation of the immune system. Some of the activities attributed to flavonoids and tannin include: anti-allergic, anti-cancer, antioxidant, anti-inflammatory and anti-viral.
In the past few year stannins have also been studied for their potential effects against cancer through different mechanisms.
Gumbi Gumbi has been reported to assist in the treatment of: Cancer, Emphysema, Meniere’s Disease, Haemorrhoids, Chronic Psoriasis, Chronic Eczema, Skin Disorders, Diverticulosis, Angina, Chronic Fatigue, Vein Conditions, Acne, Skin Repair, Cramps, Depression, Anti Convulsant