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Can You Drink Tap Water in Maringa?
We don't have enough information to make a specific recommendation about the safety of drinking tap water in Maringa, Brazil.
However, based on information from nearby locations, the average water score in Brazil is a out of 100.
Tap Safe includes data from many publicly available sources, including the WHO (World Health Organization), CDC (Center for Disease Control), and user submitted databases, but unfortunately there's not enough data about Maringa.
To see user submitted ratings of the water quality for Brazil, see the "User Submitted Ratings" box on this page.
The use of this native Brazilian herb for the treatment of malaria is part of its natural history. Many of the early Brazilian natives used Maringa as a treatment for fevers and rheumatism, and it has been documented that it was used in ancient Egyptian hieroglyphs to treat fever.
Maringa plants are used for the treatment of fevers, coughs and diarrhea, as well as a diuretic. The active components in this plant, namely the glycosides, act to kill bacteria, viruses and parasites. It helps to reduce the symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis, ulcerative colitis and chronic diarrhea.
It is important to note that there are some possible side effects of the use of Maringa for the treatment of fever or malaria. Maringa causes headaches, dizziness, fatigue and nausea. It may also cause an upset stomach.
It is also advised to avoid drinking tap water while using Maringa. Drinking contaminated water is not only unsanitary, but also dangerous for the hea
The estimated price of bottled water
$0.65 in USD (1.5-liter)
USER SUBMITTED RATINGS
- Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 38% Low
- Water Pollution 61% High
- Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 62% High
- Water Quality 39% Low
The above data is comprised of subjective, user submitted opinions about the water quality and pollution in Maringa, measured on a scale from 0% (lowest) to 100% (highest).
Always take extra precautions, the water may be safe to drink when it leaves the sewage treatment plant but it may pick up pollutants during its way to your tap. We advise that you ask locals or hotel staff about the water quality. Also, note that different cities have different water mineral contents.