Kambo: What to Know About Frog Medicine

While kambo is legal in the United States, it’s not regulated by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). With her gentle, nurturing care, I wound up uncovering and purging emotions and old stories in mins that I thought only 8 hours of Ayahuasca ceremony could bring out. Her knowledge of the body, medicine & energy work guided me to set very clear intentions and choose the best placement for them. Kambo is basically a poison, so it is banned in some countries,  but it is legal in the United States but not regulated by the Food and Drug Administration or any other health organization. Please contact us with any questions on contraindications or any other medical issue or medicine you are currently taking.

kambo healing

Kambo provides a traditional method of healing that can reverse and prevent ill health and remove trauma on a cellular level. Kambo is known to heal on a physical, emotional, mental and spiritual level. Kambo is powerful substance and shouldn’t be administered except under the care of an experienced practitioner. A practitioner can help guide you to gain the maximum benefits from a kambo application, helping you to set an intention before the ceremony, ensure proper set and setting during the ceremony, and integrate the experience afterward. Experts have studied kambo for years and documented a few of its effects, such as brain cell stimulation and the dilation of blood vessels. But none of the existing research supports the health claims surrounding kambo.

the Amazonian waxy monkey frog.

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What’s the process like?

Many indigenous tribes and urban populations use the cleanse for a number of reasons. Traditionally, hunters would participate in the ritual to heighten their senses and stamina before a hunt. Bedside Stories highlights captivating personal stories that take place behind the scenes in health care. I charge by ceremony—in the past, I facilitated Kambo in small groups and one-on-one. Maybe you know this involves frogs and some ceremony, but you’re a little fuzzy on the rest of the details. Ceremonies last from 2 to 4 hours depending on the number of people and setting. “My mind is in a really great place this morning. So much energy. Read more about Kambo frog here. The end result is what I was looking for.”.

Kambo Ceremony Guide: Cristina

The giant tree frog, where Kambo comes from, is pretty easy to track down because it makes a distinctive singing sound. Without harming them, the frog’s legs are tied with straw; the skin is then gently scraped with a stick—the collected secretions are put on bamboo sticks, where they dry, ready for future use. (The Kambo remains stable for a long time.) After all this is done, the frog is released and won’t get harvested again for at least three months.