Activated charcoal is traditionally used to absorb and neutralize poisons and toxins. Can be used internally to treat food poisoning and adverse drug reactions, or externally to draw poison from stings and bites.
This product is also included in our First Aid Kit.
Premium Activated Charcoal powder USP food grade made from coconut shell. Mixes easily in water.
Qty: 2 oz (sold by volume, not weight)
Coconut USP food grade charcoal is a steam activated and acid-washed for extra purity. Made from coconut shell. It has been processed to meet purification standards required for medical use. It can be mixed with water and taken internally for poisoning, indigestion, and diarrhea, or applied externally in poultices, compresses and baths, for the treatment of infections, pain, and as a general detoxifier.
Directions: To take internally, stir a spoonful of charcoal powder into a glass of water and drink (it is flavorless).
For external use, mix with a small amount of water to make a poultice and hold or bind over sting or bite.
***Warning: (While a good first response, this is not meant to replace the correct antidote for poisonous snakebites!)