Frontier Natural Products, Organic Whole Psyllium Husk, 16 oz (453 g)10 Reviews
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1.24 lbs (0.56 kg)
- Product Code: FRO-00863
- UPC Code: 089836008633
- Package Quantity: 16 oz (453 g)
- Dimensions: 1.5 x 7 x 7.5 in, 1.05 lbs (0.48 kg)
Combo Discount: -$2.00
- USDA Organic
- Herbal Supplement
- Certified Organic by QAI
Psyllium, also known as blonde psyllium, is a low growing herb native to Iran, Pakistan and India. It is the main ingredient in the commercial dietary supplements "Metamucil" and "Citrucel".
Botanical name: Plantago ovata Forssk.
Mix 3 tsp of psyllium with at least 8 oz (a full glass) of water or other fluid.
Certified organic whole psyllium husk (plantago ovata)
Taking this product without enough liquid may cause choking.
Taking this product without adequate fluid may cause it to swell and block your throat or esophagus and may cause choking. Do not take this product if you have difficulty in swallowing. If you experience chest pain, vomiting, or difficulty in swallowing or breathing after taking this product, seek immediate medical attention. Take with at least 8 ounces of liquid. Contraindicated in bowel obstruction; take other drugs one hour prior to consumption of psyllium.
|Serving Size: 3 tsp (4 g)|
|Amount Per Serving||%Daily Value|
|Total Carbohydrates||4 g||1%*|
|Dietary Fiber||3 g||12%*|
|Psyllium, whole (seed husk)||4 g||**|
|*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
**Daily Value not established
iHerb Customer Reviews
This is an organic product but at a very reasonable price. As Psyllium is one of the most chemically polluted crops, it is important to by only 'organic'. This product has transformed my previously sluggish and bloated digestive system.
I started using psyllium as an added source of fiber in my cooking about forty years ago. Over the past ten or fifteen years, I have used only Frontier organic psyllium husks and have always been satisfied because they have always been top grade.