Natural Balance, IBX Soothing Bowel Formula, 120 Veggie Caps42 Reviews
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0.35 lbs (0.16 kg)
- Product Code: NTB-45620
- UPC Code: 047868456204
- Package Quantity: 120 Veggie Caps
- Dimensions: 2.6 x 2.6 x 4.2 in, 0.3 lbs (0.14 kg)
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- Traditional Tibetan Medicine
- Healthy Bowel Function
- Gastrointestinal Health
- Abdominal Comfort Formula
- Based on Traditional Tibetan Medicine
- Dietary Supplement
Soothing Bowel Formula
IBx Soothing Bowel Formula is the modern application of traditional Tibetan medicine for maintaining gastrointestinal health and well-being. The remarkable IBx blend is intended to provide nutritive support for a healthy digestive tract and normal bowel function. Its unique combination of ancient herbs offers dependable, comfortable support for your system in these uncomfortable times.
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For over 25 years, Natural Balance has energized people's health and well-being by offering specialty supplements that work. Scientifically blending select high-quality herbs into proprietary formulas is our art. Helping people live healthier, more enjoyable lives is our passion.
Traditional Tibetan Medicine
The traditional Tibetan diet was high in meat, yak butter and alcohol with few fruits and vegetables. Little wonder that it took a toll on their digestion, contributing to abdominal discomfort, bloating and irregularity. To deal with such bothersome gastric complaints, Tibetans rely on herbs, such as Myrobalan, Elecampane, Rhubarb and Ginger. Now we have combined these herbs into one formula.
Today stress and the typical on-the-go diet may lead to intestinal distress, disrupting daily routines. IBx Soothing Bowel Formula is intended to provide nutritive support for abdominal comfort and health intestinal function. It adds soothing Peppermint and Aloe Vera to the time-tested Tibetan blend for a comprehensive approach to supporting regular, healthy bowel function.
- Myrobalan - Revered in India; used in Triphala, the Ayurvedic blend
- Elecampane - Ancient digestive herb known to the English, Greeks and Chinese
- Rhubarb - Known for its balanced, normalizing action
- Ginger - Widely used medicinal herb; "stomach settler"
- Peppermint - Traditional digestive herb; carminative
- Aloe Vera - Soothing to tissues in the gastrointestinal tract
Use only as directed. Take 2 vegetarian capsules twice a day.
Vegetable cellulose capsule, sodium carbonate, calcium carbonate and magnesium stearate.
Do not use if safety seal is broken or missing. Keep out of reach of children. Keep your licensed health care practitioner informed when using this product. Do not use if you are pregnant or nursing. Contraindicated in intestinal obstructions, abdominal pain of unknown origin, or any inflammatory condition of the intestines (appendicitis, colitis, Chronhn's disease, etc.); and in children less than 12 years of age; not for long term use.
Store in a cool, dry place.
|Serving Size: 2 Vegetarian Capsules|
|Servings Per Container: 60|
|Amount per Serving||% Daily Value|
|IBx Proprietary Blend||900 mg|
|Rhubarb (root extract)||*|
|Myrobalan (fruit extract)||*|
|Ginger (rhizome extract)||*|
|Elecampane (root extract)||*|
|Aloe (leaf gel extract)||*|
|* Daily value not established.|
iHerb Customer Reviews
As a long sufferer of intestinal complaints brought on by trauma and IBS, I found that senna, cassia, and other natural laxatives were too cramp-inducing. The active ingredient--rhubarb root-- in IBX is the ONLY herb I've found in 20 years that is gentle and ALWAYS effective. Interesting side note: When I was pregnant taking this product, my doctor researched it to see if it was ok to take and discovered a government study showing pregnant women in Germany take rhubarb root to control their blood pressure. So, you get both lower blood pressure and a gentle stimulant. Try taking IBX at night with 1 tsp psyllium powder mixed in 12 oz water for best effect. I have taken this product daily for at least 8 years.
I struggle with terrible constipation due to vagal neuropathy. This product does seem to help increase frequency of BM's. It greatly decreases gas and bloating. I use it along with Miralax and high doses of Magnesium.