Recommended Usage: Used for short-term relief of occasional constipation.
Directions: Adults: take 2 mL at bedtime, 2-3 times in the first week. Take a few hours before or after taking other medications or health products. Allow at least 6-12 hours for a laxative effect to occur. If results are not observed, increase frequency to a maximum of 2 mL every night at bedtime. Consult a healthcare practitioner for use beyond 1 week.
Ingredients: Each mL contains: Cascara Sagrada (Frangula purshiana, 1:4 aged bark extract) 250mg.
Non-Medicinal Ingredients: 40% grain alcohol; purified water; organically grown cinnamon bark (natural flavour).
Cautions and Warnings: Consult a healthcare practitioner prior to use if you have a kidney disorder, fecal impaction, or symptoms such as abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting, or fever. Reduce dose or discontinue use if you experience abdominal pain, cramps, spasms, diarrhea, or hypersensitivity.
Contraindications: Do not use if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, or if you have abnormal constrictions of the gastrointestinal tract, potential or existing intestinal blockage, atonic bowel, appendicitis, inflammatory colon disease such as Crohn’s or ulcerative colitis, abdominal pain of unknown origin, undiagnosed rectal bleeding, severe dehydration with depleted water or electrolytes, or diarrhea.
Potential or Known Drug Interactions: Consult a healthcare practitioner prior to use if you are taking cardiac medications such as cardiac glycosides or antiarrhythmic medications, thiazide diuretics, corticosteroids, licorice root, or other medications or health products that may aggravate electrolyte imbalance.