Soursop leaves are rich with tannins (which work great in fighting cancer), immune-enhancing compounds (such as annonacin, anonol, annocatalin and gentisic acid), and powerful chemicals according to some research studies. They are also loaded with vitamin C and antioxidants that assist in the improvement of the immune system and the prevention and treatment of infections. Soursop leaves may also benefit individuals who go through chemotherapy by eliminating or reducing side effects and symptoms.
Anamu thrives in tropical climates and is native to the Amazon rainforest, it can grow in various areas, including Central America, the Caribbean, and Southern United States Anamu’s leaves — and especially its roots — are known for their strong garlic-like odor, which comes from the shrub’s chemical components, mainly sulfur compounds. Traditionally, its leaves and roots have been used in folk medicine for various purposes, including boosting immunity, fighting cancers, and reducing inflammation. Its potential benefits are believed to stem from its variety of plant compounds, including flavonoids, triterpenes, lipids, coumarin, and sulfur compounds