Now Foods, Psyllium Husk Caps, 500 Capsules
By Now Foods156 Reviews
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0.95 lbs (0.43 kg)
- Product Code: NOW-05972
- UPC Code: 733739059727
- Package Quantity: 500 Capsules
- Dimensions: 3.5 x 3.5 x 6.5 in, 0.8 lbs (0.36 kg)
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- Intestinal Health
- Excellent Source of Soluble Fiber
- Helps Maintain Regularity
- GMP Quality Assured
- A Dietary Supplement
Psyllium is a natural plant fiber imported from India.
Surveys have shown that the fiber content of the American diet is typically about half of government recommended levels. Psyllium Husks can be a convenient way to increase the intake of dietary fiber. It has the ability to swell up to 50 times its initial volume when added to liquid. This bulking action can play an important role in maintaining regularity and gastrointestinal health.
As a dietary supplement, take 3 capsules with an 8 oz. glass of liquid, twice a day. Consider taking this product in combination with NOW Gr8-Dophilus, Triphala and Detox Supports.
Gelatin (capsule) and magnesium stearate (vegetable source).
Contains no sugar, salt, starch, yeast, wheat, gluten, corn, soy, milk, egg, shellfish or preservatives.
Store in a cool, dry place. Please recycle.
Do not eat freshness packet. Keep in bottle.
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: 3 Capsules|
|Servings Per Container: 166|
|Amount Per Serving||% Daily Value|
|Total Carbohydrates||1.3 g||<1%*|
|Dietary Fiber ††||1.1 g||4%*|
|Psyllium Husk Powder (Plantago asiatica) (seed)||1.5 g (1500 mg)||†|
|*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
† Daily Value not established.
††Fiber is not digested, thus has no caloric effect.
iHerb Customer Reviews
After taking for about a week. It helps and relieve my constipation. One thing to note when taking Psyllium husk caps, need to drink plenty of water. The product and comes from a Company, I have trusted for years.
For years I have faithfully used Metamucil as a dietary fiber supplement, but didn't like the idea of flavors or sweeteners in the product. I have found the Now Foods Psyllium Husk Caps to be just as effective, not to have the flavor or sweetener additives, and to cost considerably less.