The Pure hibiscus dried flower petals (also known as Agua de Jamaica) are prepared by placing boiling water over the flower. It is a very popular drink throughout the world and is often used as a medicinal tea. When used as a tisane/herbal tea, it is reputed to help in the treatment of hypertension, anxiety, relieves menstrual pain and it is rich in vitamin C, minerals, and various antioxidants. Other medicinal remedies include relief from high blood pressure and high cholesterol, improves digestion, boosts the immune system and works as an anti inflammatory. It helps to cure liver diseases and reduces the risk of cancer. It can also speed up the metabolism and help in healthy, gradual weight loss.
**Hibiscus tea is not recommended for pregnant women.