- Used in Herbal Medicine as a bulk-forming laxative
- Promote bowel movements by increasing bulk volume and water content.
- Provide gentle relief of constipation and/or irregularity.
Cautions and Warnings: Consult a health care practitioner prior to use if you are taking medications which inhibit peristaltic movement and if you have symptoms such as abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting or fever. Consult a healthcare practitioner immediately if you experience chest pain, vomiting, difficulty swallowing or breathing, or if laxative effect does not occur within & days after taking this product.
Contra-Indications: Do not use 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. Do not use if your diabetes mellitus in which blood sugar is difficult to regulate or if you have difficulty swallowing.
Known Adverse Reactions: Hypersensitivity, such as allergy, has been known to occur following inhaled and/or ingested psyllium; in which case, discontinue use. May cause temporary gas and/or bloating.