Slippery Elm Bark, 370mg, 100 Capsules
Nature's Way Slippery Elm has been harvested from wild trees by a conscientious stripping process that does not hinder the growth of the tree. Slippery Elm's inner bark is used for it's soothing and emollient effects. It was used both internally and externally by Native Americans and early pioneer settlers. Today, the herb is used for the many benefits of slippery elm. It comes n handy as a demulcent, emollient, expectorant, diuretic, and nutritive as listed below: The health benefits of slippery elm are rooted mainly in its soothing properties. It is thus effectively used as a mucilaginous herb internally to coat and soothe mucous membranes while also absorbing toxins which can cause intestinal imbalances. Slippery elm is an effective remedy for duodenal ulcers, gastritis, diarrhea, colitis, irritable bowel syndrome, hemorrhoids and heartburn. The Cherokee have used the viscous inner bark of the slippery elm to prepare a healing salve, and in herbal medicine it is used as one of the best possible poultices for wounds, boils, ulcers, burns and all inflamed surfaces, soothing, healing and reducing pain and inflammation.