Now Foods, 100% Certified Organic, Psyllium Husk Powder, 12 oz (340 g)
By Now Foods55 Reviews
Expiration Date: Oct 2017
Shipping Weight: 1.06 lbs (0.48 kg)
- Product Code: NOW-05966
- UPC Code: 733739059666
- Package Quantity: 12 oz (340 g)
- Dimensions: 3.2 x 3.2 x 6.2 in, 0.9 lbs (0.41 kg)
- Volume Discount
Combo Discount: -$2.95
- Intestinal Health
- Excellent Source of Soluble Fiber
- Helps Maintain Regularity
- USDA Organic
- GMP Quality Assured
- A Dietary Supplement
- Vegetarian/Vegan Product
- Certified Organic by Quality Assurance International
Psyllium is a true dietary fiber, even though it is classified by some as a laxative or mucilaginous fiber, and is a convenient way to increase intake of dietary fiber because of its high mucilage content. This bulking agent swells considerably when added to liquid, which can help to support healthy gastrointestinal transit time. This bulking action and healthy transit time can play an important role in maintaining healthy gastrointestinal function.
As a dietary supplement, vigorously mix 1 level tablespoon daily into at least 12 oz. of water or juice and consume immediately. Be sure to drink plenty of additional fluids throughout the day. Start with smaller amounts and gradually increase over several weeks. Consider taking this product in combination with Now Gr8-Dophilus, Triphala and Detox Support.
100% Pure. Contains no sugar, salt, starch, yeast, wheat, gluten, corn, soy, milk, egg, shellfish or preservatives.
Store in a cool, dry place. Please recycle.
This product is sold by weight not volume.
Take this product as recommended. Without drinking enough liquid the product may swell in the throat, causing blockage or choking. Avoid use if you ever had esophageal narrowing or swallowing difficulties.
|Serving Size: 1 Level Tablespoon (9g)|
|Servings per Container: 37|
|Amount Per Serving||% Daily Value|
|Total Carbohydrate||8 g||3%*|
|Dietary Fiber||7 g||28%*|
|Soluble Fiber||6 g||†|
|Insoluble Fiber||1 g||†|
|Organic Psyllium Husk Powder (Plantago ovata) (Seed)||9 g (9,000 mg)||†|
|* Percent Daily Value are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
† Daily Value not established.
††Fiber is not digested, thus has no caloric effect.
iHerb Customer Reviews
If you are looking to get your system moving on a regular basis, NOW Foods 100% Certified Organic Psyllium Husk Powder is a MUST HAVE! The powder is very fine, almost like baby powder to the touch. It mixes extremely well;however, putting a teaspoon in a jar with liquid works better than stirring it. It makes no difference what you use, because it have no taste. It is easy to swallow, but make sure you drink enough water. Actually, I also use as a thickener when cooking certain dishes, from soups to sweet treats the added fiber is great. What I like best of all is that it is bulk-forming. You can see the end result. Make it a point to use it everyday, and you will find yourself eating less, and losing weight. Another way to use the product, is to block the impact of carbohydrates on your blood sugar. All you have to do is take a teaspoon of psyillium with a glass of water 15-30 minutes before your treat. This is the best product on the market, at the right price. Why pay more and get less. This product delivers both on the front and back-end! Try it and see for yourself. You can feel the difference, when your body is moving properly.
I didn't think psyllium could be different just because it's another brand, but this one is really the best I've tried. It makes my smoothies creamy and rich, and my stomach happy :)