- Soothes inflamed mucous membranes of the gastrointestinal tract.
- Reduces inflammation and irritation to mucous membranes.
- May help relieve the pain of gastric ulcers.
- Traditionally used for acidity, cold, flu, sore throat, coughs, diarrhea, weak digestion, ulcers, irritable bowel syndrome, colitis, and Crohn's disease.
How It Works:
Slippery elm grows widely throughout North America. The bark contains a mucilage that makes a slippery substance when combined with water. This mucilage is very soothing to the mucous membranes of the digestive and intestinal systems. Slippery elm contains up to 50% mucilage.
Medicinal Ingredients: Each capsule contains Ulmus rubra (slippery elm) inner stem bark 360 mg.
Non-medicinal Ingredients: Gelatin, magnesium stearate and silicon dioxide.
Dosage (adults): Take two capsules three times daily. Take with water and maintain adequate fluid intake. Take two hours before or after taking other medications or health products.