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RainTree Nutrition Chanca Piedra Bulk Powder - 1 lb

$24.00 $19.40 Our Price

RainTree Nutrition Chanca Piedra Bulk Powder - 1 lb

Chanca piedra means "stone breaker" throughout South America and the Amazon.* Raintree's chanca piedra has been sustainably harvested in the Amazon Rainforest and the capsules are 100% pure natural herb without any binders, fillers or additives. Chanca piedra was also featured in this HSI article. Chanca piedra is available from Raintree in a concentrated liquid extract.

Traditional Uses:* for kidney stones and gallstones (active stones and as a preventative); to tone, balance, strengthen, detoxify and protect the kidneys and to reduce uric acid and increase urination; to tone, balance, strengthen, detoxify, and protect the liver (and to balance liver enzymes)

Ingredients: 100% pure chanca piedra whole herb (Phyllanthus niruri). No binders, fillers or additives are used.

Suggested Use:
Take 2-3 capsules twice daily or as directed by a health care professional.

None reported.

Drug Interactions:
None reported; however, it might potentiate antihypertensive, diabetic, and diuretic drugs.

Other Observations:
  • Chanca piedra has been documented to reduce blood pressure in animal studies. Individuals with low blood pressure should be monitored for this possible effect.
  • Chanca piedra has been documented with female antifertility effects in one mouse study. The use of the plant is probably contraindicated in women seeking pregnancy.
  • This plant has demonstrated hypoglycemic activity in animal studies. Individuals with hypoglycemia should be monitored more closely for this possible effect.

Family: Euphorbiaceae


niruri, amarus

Phyllanthus carolinianus, P, sellowianus, P. fraternus, P. kirganella, P. lathyroides, P. lonphali, Nymphanthus niruri

Common Names:
Chanca piedra, quebra pedra, stone-breaker, arranca-pedras, punarnava, amli, bhonya, bhoomi amalaki, bhui-amla, bhui amla, bhuianvalah, bhuimy-amali, bhuin-amla, bhumyamalaki, cane peas senna, carry-me-seed, creole senna, daun marisan, derriere-dos, deye do, erva-pombinha, elrageig, elrigeg, evatbimi, gale-wind grass, graine en bas fievre, hurricane weed, jar-amla, jar amla, kizha nelli, malva-pedra, mapatan,para-parai mi, paraparai mi, pei, phyllanto, pombinha, quinine weed, sacha foster, cane senna, creole senna, shka-nin-du, viernes santo, ya-taibai, yaa tai bai, yah-tai-bai, yerba de san pablo

Part Used:
Entire plant

Main Actions Other Actions Standard Dosage
  • expels stones
  • kills bacteria
  • Whole herb
  • supports kidneys
  • treats malaria
  • Infusion: 1 cup 2-3 times daily
  • increases urination
  • prevents mutation
  • Fluid Extract: 2-4 ml 2-3
  • relieves pain
  • reduces fever
  • times daily
  • protects liver
  • mildly laxative
  • Capsules: 1-2 g twice daily
  • detoxifies liver
  • expels worms
  • reduces spasms
  • reduces inflammation
  • kills viruses
  • clears obstructions
  • aids digestion
  • reduces blood sugar
  • lowers blood pressure
  • lowers cholesterol


    RainTree Nutrition Chanca Piedra Bulk Powder - 1 lb

    $24.00 $19.40 Our Price

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