Marshmallow has a high mucilage content giving it emollient and demulcent properties. Mucilage; when mixed with water; expands to many times its original volume. This can provide a soothing effect that has been found to be of particular use in inflammatory conditions of the digestive system.
Traditionally used to help temporarily soothe irritating cough
Indications For Use: Marshmallow may have soothing and demulcent properties due to its mucilage content. Traditionally used to help soothe irritating coughs.
May help soothe the mucous membranes that line the urinary and digestive tracts.
No Added: Gluten; lactose; soy; starch; sugars or salt; wheat products; artificial colourings; flavourings or preservatives.
Ingredients & Excipients
Each capsule contains:
- Althaea officinalis (Marshmallow) root powder 450mg”
Dose & Administration
Adults: Take two capsules with a meal three times daily.
Cautions: Not recommended while pregnant or breast feeding. Take two hours away from all prescription medications.
Warnings: Always read the label. Follow directions for use. If symptoms persist; talk to your health professional.