What is Cascara Sagrada?
Cascara Sagrada (Rhamnus purshiana) comes from the bark of the Cascara tree. Cascara
Sagrada bark is nature's stimulating laxative and used when fiber
and other dietary lifestyle changes fail. It can provide
a quick, natural laxative solution.
Cascara sagrada contains compounds called anthroquinones, which are responsible for its powerful laxative effects.
Cascara Sagrada health benefits:
- natural relief from constipation
Precautions & Possible Side Effects:
- Stimulating laxatives must not be used over an extended period of
time (more than 1-2 weeks) without medical advice.
- Side effects include strong cramping in the abdomen (due to muscle contractions, electrolyte imbalance (loss of potassium), loss of body fluids, and dark pigmentation in the colon, called melanosis coli with longer term use.
||Dosage & Quantity
||450 mg 90 capsules