Psyllium (Husk) (Powder) - ORGANIC - (1.00 lb.)
Psyllium, also known as blonde psyllium, is a low-growing herb native to Iran, Pakistan and India.
It is the main ingredient in the commercial dietary supplements "Metamucil" and "Citrucel."
Psyllium is most commonly known and used for its high mucilage content.
Our Organic Psyllium Husk Powder works well for baking, encapsulating and making herbal preparations.
Directions: Mix 2 teaspoons psyllium with at least 8 ounces (a full glass) of water or other fluid. Taking this product without enough liquid may cause choking.
Choking Warning: Taking this product without adequate fluid may cause it to swell and block your throat or esophagus and may cause choking. Do not take this product if you have difficulty in swallowing. If you experience chest pain, vomiting, or difficulty in swallowing or breathing after taking this product, seek immediate medical attention. Contraindicated in bowel obstruction, esophageal stenosis, and abnormal intestinal narrowing. Other drugs should be taken 1 hour prior to consumption of psyllium or several hours after consumption.
Botanical Name: Plantago ovata Forssk
Organic: QAI Certified Organic