NOW Senna Leaves 470mg 100 Capsules
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- Non GMO
- Nut Free
- Soy Free
- Egg Free
- Corn Free
- Dairy Free
- Gluten Free
- Whole Herb
- Gentle action
- Used in Herbal Medicine for the short-term relief of occasional constipation
Senna (Cassia angustifolia) is a small shrub found predominantly in Egypt, India and the Arabic nations. It has traditionally been used as an herbal laxative to support regularity and for the relief of occasional constipation.
|Each capsule contains:
|Organic Senna (Cassia angustifolia) (Leaves)
Veg Capsule (hypromellose, water), Magnesium Stearate (vegetable source).
Adults and Adolescents 11 and over: Take one capsule 3-4 times per day. Allow for at least 6 to 12 hours for laxative effect to occur. Take a few hours before or after taking other medications or health products. Take a single dose at bedtime. Take two to three times per week. If results are not observed, the frequency of use may be increased up to once daily. Consult a health care practitioner for use beyond 7 days.
Consult a health care practitioner prior to use if you are taking thiazide diuretics, corticosteroids, licorice root, or other medications or health products that may aggravate electrolyte imbalance, or if you have a kidney disorder, or are taking cardiac medications such as cardiac glycosides or antiarrhythmic medications. Consult a health care practitioner prior to use if you have faecal impaction or symptoms such as abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting, or fever, or if symptoms persist or worsen. Reduce dose or discontinue use if you experience abdominal pain, cramps, spasms, and/or diarrhoea. Consult a health care practitioner if symptoms persist or worsen. Do not use if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, and/or if you have abnormal constrictions of the gastrointestinal tract, potential or existing intestinal blockage, atonic bowel, appendicitis, inflammatory colon disease such as Crohn’s disease or ulcerative colitis, abdominal pain of unknown origin, undiagnosed rectal bleeding, or severe dehydration with depleted water or electrolytes. Hypersensitivity is known to occur, in which case, discontinue use.