Pata de Vaca Tea

Pata de Vaca tea is a popular herbal infusion made from the leaves of the Pata de Vaca plant, also known as Bauhinia forficata. The tea has a slightly bitter taste with earthy undertones and is enjoyed for its many health benefits. In traditional medicine, Pata de Vaca tea has been used to support healthy blood sugar levels and to promote kidney and liver health. It is also believed to have diuretic properties and may help to flush out excess fluids from the body.

To make Pata de Vaca tea, the dried leaves of the plant are steeped in hot water for several minutes. The tea can be enjoyed hot or cold and is often sweetened with honey or other natural sweeteners. Pata de Vaca tea is a caffeine-free alternative to traditional teas and is a great choice for anyone looking for a natural way to support their health and wellness. However, as with any herbal supplement, it is important to speak with a healthcare provider before adding Pata de Vaca tea to your routine, particularly if you have any underlying medical conditions or are taking medication.

The name Pata de Vaca (Bauhinia forficata), commonly known as Brazilian orchid tree literally translates as “cow’s foot” due the striking resemblance of the leaves to this part of a cow’s anatomy. It is native to the rainforests of Brazil, Peru, Argentina, Paraguay and some parts of Asia where it has a long history of service to the indigenous tribes.

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Cut and Pack Size:CS - tbd, TBC - 20 kg, Whole - 10 kg
Country of Origin:Brazil



  • Have been traditionally used in South America to help regulate blood sugar levels
  • May have anti-inflammatory properties
  • May have diuretic effects, promoting the elimination of excess fluids from the body
  • Contain antioxidants, which can help protect the body against oxidative stress
  • May help support liver health by promoting the production of bile, which aids in digestion

  • Diabetes management supplements
  • Herbal tea ingredient
  • Traditional medicine in Brazil
  • Natural diuretic
  • Anti-inflammatory agent


Previous experiments have shown that a decoction of Bauhinia forficata leaves reduces the changes in carbohydrate and protein metabolism that occur in rats with streptozotocin-induced diabetes. In the present investigation, the serum activities of… Read More


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