Bitter kola and alligator pepper are traditional plants that are often eaten as snacks especially among the aged group in Nigeria.
Normally, these nuts were chewed to stimulate the flow of saliva making it a masticatory substance. Bitter kola is rich in caffeine and threobromine and is also an aphrodisiac, and unlike any other kola, note that bitter kola is believed to clean the digestive system, without side effects such as abdominal problems, even when a lot are eaten.
In folklore medicine, ground bitter kola mixed with honey is used as a cure for cough.
Alligator pepper has the botanical name Afromomum melegueta, it is commonly known as guinea grain it is a West African spice that belongs to the family Zingiberaceae.
Alligator pepper is good in wide range of things and it has been known to be effective against schistosomiasis.
It acts to maintain blood sugar
It helps treat erectile dysfunction
It helps in weight loss
It helps boosts libido
It has antimicrobial properties, which prevent serious illnesses such us staphylococcus.
It also helps in easing menstrual cramps that ladies go through while menstruating.
Please Lactating mothers and pregnant women should stay away from this, because it might discontinue pregnancy and reduce the production of milk.
How to prepare this Alligator Pepper and Bitter Kola.
Get 7 Alligator pepper, and Bitter kola.
Grind them to very fine powder, then you can mix it with water or add this supplement to your food and eat.
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