Now Foods, Castor Oil, 650 mg, 120 Softgels
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|Combo Discount:||- $2.56|
- Natural Laxative
- Supports Intestinal Health
- With Fennel Oil
- GMP Quality Assured
- A Dietary Supplement
Castor Oil is an oil derived from the beans of the castor plant (Ricinus communis). Castor Oil has long been recognized as a powerful laxative which may be used for the relief of occasional constipation. When used in combination with NOW Fresh Green Black Walnut Wormwood Complex, Castor Oil Softgels provide effective intestinal cleansing.
As a dietary supplement, take 1 softgel 1 to 2 times daily with meals as needed.
Gelatin, glycerin and water.
Contains no sugar, salt, starch, yeast, wheat, gluten, corn, soy, milk, egg, shellfish or preservatives.
Caution: Castor Oil is a laxative. Not to be used by pregnant/lactating women, or those with any gastric or intestinal disorders. Discontinue use if gastric upset or diarrhea occurs. Keep out of reach of children.
Store in a cool, dry place.
|Serving Size: 1 Softgel|
|Amount Per Serving||% Daily Value|
|Calories from Fat||5|
|Total Fat||0.7 g||1%*|
|Trans Fat||0 g||†|
|Castor Oil (Ricinus communis) (Seed) (Pharmaceutical Grade) (Cold Pressed, Hexane Free)||650 mg||†|
|Fennel Oil (Foeniculum vulgare) (Fruit)||10 mg||†|
|* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
† Daily Value not established.
There are many uses and cures using castor oil. I was drinking the liquid stuff which is absolutely disgusting! when i found out there were capsules i could take instead i nearly fell off my chair! this stuff has been a real life saver for me in many ways. Im actually using it for a stubborn cough that i have and it has helped tremendously! it works great. still figuring out what else it could do to improve my health.
Once I discovered that Now had castor oil capsules couldn't wait to try them since the liquid is very unpleasant to take. I give Now an A+ for effort, but if you are looking to use this as a laxative stick with the liquid form and don't waste your money. An adult serving of the liquid form is 1 to 4 tablespoons for laxative purposes. However, these capsules contain only 1/8 teaspoon each. I gave it two tries: 10 capsules at once and 1 tablespoon equivalent at once - came up with bupkis each time. One would probably have to consume the entire bottle (or almost) for laxative results. A more pleasant way to take the liquid: Take a tablespoon at a time mixed with 1T of lemon juice, quickly swallow while pinching the nose so you don't smell the castor oil - works like a charm; or mix the entire amount you want to take in a fruit smoothie and drink it down.
Excellent,worked for me !
Posted by 4760253536796462737 on Nov 19, 2016
I use this to kill parasites. I saw youtube video lady advising to put in freezer until is frozen my freezer new so it took only 3 days to get to solid. I took in the morning empty tummy before eaten, to maximize anti-parasitic properties (when frozen, they disintegrate further down in the intestines, where the parasites live). You need to take more than recommended, I took 6 frozen on an empty stomach . Then after coffee, I took Dr.Hulda Clark's Green black walnut hull tincture 2 tsp and drink water. Then started going to washroom emptied my tummy, few hours later also had to go. So I know its working. Feel good and hopefully all the parasites out soon. Don't look just see how u feel than chemical prescription with lots of side effects. Never knew of castor oil freezing until I watched in youtube. Thanks to technology.so far no side effects. Took on saturday day off so if u have to go to washroom several time you are at home and clean and disinfect your washroom. I thank my daughter who introduced to Iherb which delivers to canada. Thanks I herb. Please keep shipping cheaper and fast.
Posted by 5322424099344802164 on Nov 02, 2016
It's helps with my bowel movement
Posted by 5539214246064069694 on Dec 27, 2014
It does work!
Posted by 5068847565767021199 on May 11, 2014
Extremely unpleasant smell! Smell like some sort of chemical or plastic.
Posted by Reviewer1841060 on Oct 17, 2013
I use this both to prevent constipation and to kill parasites. It works well for both purposes. Ideally the gel capsules should be put in the freezer, and be well frozen, before eaten, to maximize anti-parasitic properties (when frozen, they disintegrate further down in the intestines, where the parasites live). You need to take more than recommended, I take 7 frozen (or not frozen, if work or anything else makes avaliability of frozen ones difficult) 3 times a day, on an empty stomach (1 hour before breakfast/lunch/dinner).