A balanced combination of herbs, Herbal GI helps reduced irritation, pain and inflammation, and for their healing effect on the mucosal lining of the gastrointestinal tract. Natural Health Professional say that inflammatory bowel diseases are due to stress, genetic predisposition, bacterial, parasitic and viral infections, a diet that is high in refined sugar and allergenic foods, and a low intake of dietary fibre.
Genestra's Herbal GI delivers bromelain and papain -active digestive enzymes as well as peppermint, marshmallow, star anise and clove to calm the digestive system. 100% pure vegetable-sourced vegetable source making it suitable for vegetarians and vegans.
Deglycyrrhizinated Licorice (Glycyrrhiza glabra)
Root Extract (3-5:1) 75 mg
225-375 mg Dried Equivalent
Marshmallow (Althaea officinalis) Root . 75 mg
Slippery Elm (Ulmus rubra) Bark . 75 mg
Star Anise (Illicium verum) Fruit . 50 mg
Cabbage (Brassica oleracea var. capitata) Leaf . 50 mg
Clove (Syzygium aromaticum) Flower . 50 mg
Peppermint (Mentha x piperita) Leaf . 25 mg
(from Ananas comosus var. comosus) . 25 mg/900000 FCC PU
Papain (from Carica papaya fruit) . 50 mg/600000 FCC PU
Hypromellose, cellulose, silica
Take two capsules two times daily with meals, a few hours before or after taking other medications, or as recommended by your healthcare practitioner. For prolonged use, consult your healthcare practitioner.
If you are pregnant or breastfeeding; if you have gallstones, anemia, gastrointestinal lesions/ulcers; if you are taking anticoagulant agents, anti-inflammatory agents or other enzyme products; if you are having surgery; or if you have an allergy to latex or fruit such as avocado, banana, chestnut, passion fruit, fig, melon, mango, kiwi, pineapple, peach and tomato, consult your healthcare practitioner prior to use.
If symptoms persist or worsen, consult your healthcare practitioner. Hypersensitivity/allergy, nausea, vomiting and diarrhea have been known to occur; in which case, discontinue use