It can be uncomfortable and embarrassing for people who suffer from constipation, bloating and flatulence. Herb-a-lax powder 200g by Blooms offers a natural, gentle laxative which also helps relieve wind and bloating. Blooms is a trusted and reputable brand, assisting Australians to stay regular and maintain inner health.
Blooms Herb-a-lax Powder by Blooms features a blend of 5 active key ingredients liquorice root powder, senna leaf, psyllium seed, dill seed and buckthorn bark.
Liquorice root has potent anti-inflammatory and anti-spasmodic properties, while the herb senna is often used for the relief of constipation, through a process of stimulation ‘peristalsis’ - a rhythmic muscular contraction of the colon helping to push food through the gut.
Psyllium is known as an excellent source of fibre and with the combination of liquorice root powder and is known to be gentle and soothing in the bowel. Dill seed is carminative and reduces flatulence, helping to settle intestinal distress. Buckthorn Bark is another gentle type of laxative, that overall has a calming effect on the gastrointestinal tract.
It is most beneficial to exercise regularly, drink plenty of water and partner Blooms Herb-a-lax Powder with a good gut health regime, adding foods that are high in dietary fibre and complex carbohydrates; grains, nuts, seeds, as well as cereals, and lots of fresh fruit and vegetables.
The benefits of using Herb-a-lax Powder 200g by Blooms are:
- Reduce and relieves constipation
- Helps reduce the occurrence of constipation
- Relieves bowel discomfort
- Decrease flatulence/carminative
- Laxative – promote/increase bowel evacuation
- Promotes bowel regularity
- Reduce abdominal bloating and distention
- 6 mg Dill Seed Anethum Graveolens
- 6 mg Glycyrrhiza Glabra
- 6 mg Psyllium Husk Powder
- 23 mg Rhamnus Frangula
- 284 mg Senna Leaf Powder
Adults: Take three-quarters to one 5 mL level teaspoon with water or fruit juice before retiring. Drink plenty of water.
Children: On medical advice. Start with no more than half the adult dose (2.5 ml) increasing to adult dosage if necessary. Use in children under 12 years of age is not recommended.
Warning: Do not use when abdominal pain, nausea or vomiting are present, or if you develop diarrhoea. Not to be used when pregnant or breastfeeding. Use in children under 12 years is not recommended. Drink plenty of water. If symptoms persist consult your healthcare professional. Prolonged use may cause serious bowel problems.