Cascara Sagrada Bark, c/s Organic
Cascara sagrada is a species of buckthorn native to the Pacific Northwest and British Columbia, the name of which translates into "sacred bark" in Spanish.
The bark is stripped in spring and aged for a year before processing.
USES: Liver Health & Gallstones, Supports Intestinal Health, and Function, Support Normal Detox Processes
1.5 oz (43 grams)
*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.*
|decorative||The bark can be an attractive addition to potpourri and botanical displays.|
|culinary||May be used to produce a bitter tea.|
|industrial||Cascara sagrada is sometimes used as a flavoring agent in baked goods and dairy products.|
|safety||Pregnant women or nursing mothers should not use this herb as its effects can transfer. Not recommended for those with chronic diarrhea, irritable bowel syndrome or ulcers. Cascara sagrada and senna commonly cause yellow-brown urine, the presence of which is harmless. Unless prescribed by a health provider, children under the age of 12 should not use this herb.|