Digestion/Gastrointestinal: Aids in the management of constipation. Has a calmative effect on the bowel and helps relieve bloating.
Blooms Herb-a-lax is a gentle, yet effective way to maintain optimum inner health. Herb-a-lax is best used with a good gut health regime which should include foods high in dietary fibre and complex carbohydrates; grains seeds and nuts as well as cereals and lots of fresh fruit and vegetables.
Make it an aim to also drink plenty of fresh water and exercise regularly – this will help to improve your overall health and general well-being.
Herb-a-lax Smooth Move is also available in tablet form.
Larch Gum functions as a prebiotic in the gastrointestinal tract, supporting good bacteria and maintaining overall gastrointestinal health.
Senna is a herb used in the treatment of constipation, which works through a stimulation of ‘peristalsis’, the rhythmic muscular contraction of the colon which pushes food through the gut.
Buckthorn bark is considered a gentle form of laxative generally calming the gastrointestinal tract.
Psyllium seed is a great source of natural fibre. It acts as a bulking laxative and has a gentle mode of action, softening the stools and cleaning the intestinal tract.
Dill is a powerful carminative, antispasmodic herb and helps to settle intestinal distress and bloating.
Liquorice root powder is a very effective herb with powerful healing, anti-inflammatory and anti-spasmodic properties.
Cautions & Interactions
Do not use when abdominal pain, nausea or vomiting are present, or if you develop diarrhoea
Prolonged use may cause serious bowel problems.
Use in children under 12 years is not recommended.
If symptoms persist consult your healthcare professional.
Pregnant or Breastfeeding
NOT to be used when pregnant or breast feeding.
Directions for use
Adults: One serve (approximately 5g) is equivalent to one heaped metric teaspoon. Take one to two serves with water or fruit juice.
Children: On medical advice. Start with no more than half the adult dose (2.5g) increasing to adult dosage if necessary. Use in children under 12 years of age is not recommended.