R134.00 – R299.00
FLORA FORCE® Aloe Bitters with Psyllium brings together the best of two traditional laxative herbs for a gentle, fast and effective relief from constipation.
FLORA FORCE® ALOE BITTERS with PSYLLIUM capsules contain Aloe ferox latex powder and Psyllium husks (Plantago psyllium) for a unique, dual action traditional herbal laxative to easily relieve constipation.
Most over-the-counter laxatives can be divided into two categories – Stimulant or Bulk laxatives.
- STIMULANT laxatives are fast-acting, encourage peristalsis and in the case of aloe bitters is known to stimulate bile secretion.
- Psyllium draws in moisture as it increases volume and softens the stool, and for this reason is called a BULK laxative.
ALOE BITTERS with PSYLLIUM combines the best of both laxatives for a more effective bowel relief.
60 vegecaps each containing 350mg Aloe Ferox Powder & 200mg Psyllium Husk Powder
Take 1 to 2 capsules twice daily, or as prescribed by a qualified/registered health care practitioner
Warnings: Extended use for longer than 8-10 days may cause loss of peristalsis.
Aloe may reduce the absorption of oral drugs and increase potassium loss caused by diuretics; may cause kidney irritation.
Contra-indications: Do not use in: pregnancy or breastfeeding; during menstrual bleed, gastro-intestinal inflammation, intestinal obstruction, Crohn’s disease, ulcerative colitis, irritable bowel syndrome, appendicitis, abdominal pain of unknown origin, haemorrhoids.
Not to be used by children younger than 12.
Pregnancy and Lactation: Not to be used in pregnancy and by breast feeding mothers.
Drug Interaction: Over use and misuse can cause potassium loss leading to increased toxicity of cardiac glycosides. Increased potassium loss caused by diuretics due to laxative effect.
Hypoglycaemic effect. Persons on diabetic medicine should monitor their blood sugar levels.