Senna Leaves have been traditionally used for the relief or occasional constipation. A small shrub native to India, the leaves and pods of the Cassia angustifolia (senna) have potent laxative stimulating properties. Nature's Way Senna contains 450 mg per capsule and usually promotes bowel movements within 8 hours. Senna leaves are a safe natural alternative to harsh laxatives.
Ideal for occasional use
Easy to take, convenient VCap Herbal stimulant; laxative;
Other Ingredients: Plant-derived capsule
Adults & children 12 years of age and over: Take 2-4 capsules once or twice daily or as directed by a doctor. Children 2-12 years of age: Take 1 capsule. Children under 2 years of age: Consult a doctor. Do not exceed recommended dosage. Do not take for more than 1 week as frequent or prolonged use may result in dependence.
Consult a health care practitioner if symptoms persist, if you have a kidney disorder or are taking heart medications. Reduce dose or discontinue use if abdominal cramps, spasms and / or pain occur. Do not use if you are taking thiazide diuretics, corticosteroids, licorice root, or other drugs that may aggravate electrolyte imbalance.
Contra-indications: Do not use if you are pregnant or breast feeding. Do not use if you have hemorrhoids or chronic gastrointestinal disorder.