In Jamaica the cerasee is used as a tea, the tea can be very bitter depending on the amount boiled.
Persons use this bitter plant as a medicine to purify the blood among other things.
Available in Herb and Capsules
The herbal tea derived from the plant is used to combat coughs, colds and the flu. It is also used as a remedy for inflammation of the stomach and intestines, constipation and general stomach ailments.