The Cascara Sagrada 450 mg capsules available from Nature's Wealth Vitamins Health Food Store comes from the peeled bark of the Rhamnus purshiana tree, the largest species of buckthorn in the Pacific Northwest. This bark is aged for one year to optimize the active constituents.
Cascara Sagrada is a mild natural laxative and provides gentle overnight relief of mild constipation. It enhances the peristaltic action in the intestines and is helpful in relieving hemorrhoids.
The anthraquinones in the Cascara Sagrada are thought to encourage intestinal contractions. It can be used often and is not considered addictive.
Cascara Sagrada's primary nutrients are Calcium, Iron, Magnesium, Phosphorus, Potassium, Selenium, Silicon, Sodium, Vitamin A, B-Complex and Vitamin C.
As a Constipation Remedy, Cascara Sagrada is a Herbal Natural Laxative.
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