Frontier Natural Products, Organic Powdered Slippery Elm Inner Bark, 16 oz (453 g)5 Reviews
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1.24 lbs (0.56 kg)
- Product Code: FRO-02820
- UPC Code: 089836028204
- Package Quantity: 16 oz (453 g)
- Dimensions: 1.1 x 9 x 10.4 in, 1.05 lbs (0.48 kg)
Combo Discount: -$2.00
- USDA Organic
- Herbal Supplement
- Certified Organic by QAI
Slippery Elm is a small tree native to North America. The bark is harvested from the tree in the early spring and the outer bark is scraped off, leaving the mucilage-rich inner bark. The soothing mucilage is used in ointments, poultices, throat lozenges and skin care products.
Botanical name: Ulmus rubra Muhl.
Certified organic slippery elm inner bark (ulmus rubra)
|Serving Size: 1.1 g|
|Servings Per Container: About 408|
|Amount Per Serving||%Daily Value|
|Total Carbohydrates||1 g||<1%*|
|Dietary Fiber||<1 g||2%*|
|Slippery Elm, powder (inner bark)||1.1 g||**|
|*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
**Daily Value not established
iHerb Customer Reviews
This product does wonders for people suffering from gastrointestinal diseases and conditions. Rich in vitamins, minerals, amino acids, tannins, antioxidants, flavonoids, slippery elm inner bark is full of health benefits and great for treating acid reflux, gastritis, stomach and duodenal ulcers, IBS, colitis, diverticulitis, GI inflammation, diarrhea, constipation, gallstones and gallbladder disease, lower urinary tract and kidney disorders, respiratory tract infections, coughs, sore throat, arthritis, gout, rheumatism, gingivitis, canker sores and gum disease, acne, sunburn, eczema, psoriasis, dermatitis, as well as other conditions. Slippery elm bark forms a protective layer on the lining of the digestive tract, aids digestion, prevents heartburn and acid reflux, relieves nausea and bloating, heals gastric and intestinal ulcers, soothes the stomach lining, reduces colon inflammation, facilitates healing, relieves pain, swelling and inflammation of the mucous membranes, soothes and heals dry and damaged skin. Slippery elm bark can be applied topically to reduce skin irritation and inflammation, heal wounds, abscesses, sores, insect bites, scars, bruises, cuts, boils, burns, rashes. A slippery elm bark mask or scrub improves the complexion, brightens and evens out skin tone, reduces redness, spots, blotchiness and small lines, helps break down old scar tissue and prevent premature aging. This amazing product actually does relieve the symptoms of my acid reflux and gastritis and I would recommend it to anyone suffering from gastrointestinal or respiratory tract conditions.
Helped my reflux a lot better than chemist's stuff. But after a month or so a break is definitely needed because it didn't do the trick any more.