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Dried Senna Pods (Cassia angustifolia) - Bulk

Dried Senna Pods (Cassia angustifolia) - Bulk

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Dried Senna Pods is mostly used as a powerful cathartic in the treatment of constipation. (It stimulates the intestinal peristalsis, triggering bowel movement some 12 hours later.)

Sizes: 500g, 1kg.

This product is certified: Vegan and Food Grade.

INCI: Cassia angustifolia
  • Anal- fissures
  • Anti-diarrheal
  • Anti-inflammatory
  • Cellular Regeneration
  • Cleansing
  • Detoxifying
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Pre and post operative cleansing

Steep 3-6 pods in warm water for 10 – 15 min – hot infusion


Steep in cold water for 6 – 8 hours – cold infusion.

  • Anthraquinone glycosides. Sennosides A and B, Sennidin A & B, sennosides C & D. Glycosides.
  • Acts as a cathartic
  • Do not use for longer than 10 days. Always remember that constipation is the cause of something else and the cause of this should be sought, and dealt with.
  • Habitual use will cause lazy bowel syndrome.
  • Do not use during pregnancy or breastfeeding.
  • Overdose can lead to painful stomach cramps and diarrhea.
  • It can be corrected with 1/4 amount of a stomachic herb like ginger or fennel seeds with the dose.
  • May cause contact dermatitis.
  • Can cause nausea, vomiting, and may lead to inflammation of the gastrointestinal tract.
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