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- Cassia Angustifolia
Senna is native to tropical Africa and cultivated in Egypt, the Sudan and elsewhere. People in northern Africa and southwestern Asia have used senna to support healthy bowel function for centuries.
Botanical name: Cassia angustifolia Vahl
Expiration Date11/01/2024 00:00:00
To prepare as a tea, pour 8 oz. boiling water over 1/2 tsp. of herb. Cover and steep 3-5 minutes, strain and serve immediately.
Safety Guidelines: Not for use during pregnancy except under the supervision of a qualified health practitioner. Not for use in persons with intestinal obstruction, abdominal pain of unknown origin, or any inflammatory condition of the intestines. Use may reduce the gastrointestinal transit time and thus reduce the absorption of orally administered drugs. Not for use in excess of 8 consecutive days.
|Serving Size: 1/2 tsp (360 mg)|
|Servings: About 1258|
|Amount Per Serving||%Daily Value|
|Senna, cut (leaf)||360 mg||**|
|* Daily Value not established.|