Black walnut is beneficial at effectively balancing the body’s entire gastrointestinal system. Black walnut is anti-parasitic, antifungal, anti-viral and rich in antioxidants. Black walnut is recommended for cleansing and healing the digestive tract.
Black walnut contains juglone and tannins, these make the environment of the gut very inhospitable for yeast and parasites. Black walnut has natural inflammatory properties which make it beneficial for inflamed walls of the colon or gut, this will contribute to rebalancing the digestive process and regulate excretion.
Candida albicans is a very common agent in the body that can cause yeast infections. The candida fungus can easily get into the body and can be worsened by poor dietary habits. Candida fungus can also weaken blood vessel walls and increase toxicity in your bloodstream.
This same antifungal action makes black walnut effective against Athlete’s foot, ringworm, jock itch, and other more common fungal infections.