Akuamma Seeds (Picralima nitida) is a tree and native to West Africa. The dried seeds from this plant are used in traditional medicine throughout West Africa, particularly in Ghana as well as in the Ivory Coast and Nigeria. The seeds are crushed or powdered and taken orally. Akuamma seeds have opioid analgesic activity and is often used a painkiller. There are five alkaloids in Akuamma seeds : akuammidine, akuammine, akuammicine, akuammigine and pseudo-akuammigine) .
Akuammine is the main alkaloid found in the seeds, comprising 0.56% of the dried powder. It is structurally related to both yohimbine and mitragynine, both of which are alkaloid plant products with uses in medicine. Akuammine is the most abundant active alkaloid found in the seeds from the tree Picralima nitida, commonly known as Akuamma.
Akuamma Powdered Seed
1oz (28gr) $14.99
1 kilo volume discount
(1000gr / 2.2 pounds) $218.00
Akuamma Whole Seeds
4oz (112 gr) - $42.00
8oz (224gr) - $79.00
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