RECOMMENDED USE: Used in herbalism to provide a gentle relief of constipation and/or irregularity and as a bulk-forming laxative.
MEDICINAL INGREDIENT PER 1 CAPSULE :
Plantago ovata (Psyllium) (Husk & Seed) ………………………….. 500 mg
ADDITIONAL INGREDIENTS: Hypromellose (vegetarian capsule shell).
RECOMMENDED DOSE: Adults: Take 3 to 6 capsules per day. Maintain adequate fluid intake. Take 2 hours before or after taking other medications.
CAUTIONS: Do not use if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. Consult a health care practitioner prior to use if you have symptoms such as abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting, fever; are taking medications which inhibit peristaltic movement or if laxative effect does not occur within seven days. Consult a health care practitioner immediately if you
experience chest pain, vomiting, or difficulty in swallowing or breathing after taking this product.
CONTRAINDICATIONS: Do not use if you have difficulty swallowing, diabetes mellitus in which blood sugar is difficult to regulate or if you are experiencing a sudden change in bowel habits that has persisted for more than 2 weeks; undiagnosed rectal bleeding, or failure to defecate following the use of another laxative product.
KNOWN ADVERSE REACTIONS: May cause temporary gas and/or bloating. Hypersensitivity, such as an allergy, has been known to occur following inhaled and/or ingested Psyllium; in which case, discontinue use.
STORAGE: Store protected from light and moisture
ALLERGENS: Contains no corn, dairy, gluten, soy, wheat or yeast.