Psidium guajava is a medicinal plant belonging to Myrtaceae family. In Africa, it is locally named Gilofa, Giba, Ugwoba among other names. it is also commonly referred as Guava.

The plant’s healing properties are extracted from the leaves, stem bark, fruit

The plant is used for the treatment of fever, diarrhea, stomach-ache, cough, laxative, dysentery, irregular menstruation, malaria. The information provided is not intended to be a substitute for medical treatment. Please consult your medical care provider before using herbal medicine, particularly if you have a medical condition or if you are pregnant or nursing.

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