Slippery Elm Bark (powder, organic)
Actions - Demulcent; soothes irritated mucous membranes; nutritive for debilitated conditions.
How to use - Take up to 5g powdered bark in capsules or mixed with water, before meals.
Combinations - Combine with powdered marshmallow root in capsules if desired.
Assists with Gastritis & Ulceration. Gastritis is an inflammation of the stomach lining; if persistent, it can lead to ulceration. It may be due to dietary factors.
Key symptoms - Heartburn and acid reflux, persistent vomiting in acute gastritis, abdominal pain in ulcerated conditions.
Above information source - The Herb Society's Complete Medicinal Herbal book - Penelope Ody Mnimhn
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