Organika Cascara Sagrada 500mg
Organika Cascara Sagrada
Cascara Sagrada - Nature’s Laxative.
Organika’s Cascara Sagrada Vegetarian Capsules contains 500 mg of dried bark from the Cascara Sagrada (Frangula purshiana DC) plant. Traditionally used as a laxative, Cascara Sagrada is a member of the buckthorn plant family and is native to the western coast of North America.
The medicinal benefits are derived from the bark of this potent plant. Cascara Sagrada is known to consist of the substance emodin, a constituent with laxative effects. The bark also contains a type of anthraquinones called cascarosides A and B, which may interact with the bacteria in the large intestine to form substances that promote bowel movement.
- Traditionally used as a laxative for digestive support and relief from constipation.
- Source of anthraquinones; carosides A and B that interact with bacteria in the gastrointestinal tract to promote bowel movements
Direction: (ORAL) ADULTS ONLY: Take one capsule at bedtime two to three times per week. If results are not observed, the frequency of use may be increased up to once daily. Take a few hours before or after taking other medications or health products. Allow at least 6 to 12 hours for laxative effect to occur.