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ispaghula

A mucilaginous plant that swells in water to provide bulk in the intestine and promote movement of the contents. Ispaghula is used to treat constipation. Brand names are Fybogel, Fybozest, Konsyl and Regulan.
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The test drug (1) was Indian PSH (husks of Plantago ovata FORSSKAL, synonym: Plantago ispaghula ROXBURGH; plantaginis ovatae testa) in a 100% preparation without fat, sugar, aroma or other additives.
Bulking agents (natural bran, wheat husks, ispaghula, sterculia and methyl cellulose taken with plenty of water) help overcome constipation.
5) cellulose, polycarbophil, ispaghula, bran, among others) (13,18,36-38) Osmotic laxatives Compared with placebo, greater (Magnesium hydroxide, overall effectiveness, more magnesium citrate, effective in increasing bowel sodium phosphate, movement frequency, improving polyethylene glycol, subjective well-being, and among promoting complete remission others) (4,8,15,30,39-42) of constipation (NNT=1.
Regarding the drafts on Ispaghula husk and seed as well as on Psyllium seed, however, they only contain information on the well-established medicinal use without a traditional use.
A ISPAGHULA husks are the natural, fibre-rich parts of a plant belonging to the plantain family.
Psyllium seed, Ispaghula seed, Ispaghula husk and Linseed belong to the group of bulk-forming laxatives.
B (corn fiber, wheat No more effective than (13) bran, psyllium, placebo in studies ispaghula husks, considering global calcium poly- symptom improvement cabophil) (2.
Some people with IBS find fibre derived from bran makes symptoms worse, so if taking fibre supplements, try ispaghula, psyllium or sterculia instead.
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In a trial (3) of ispaghula husk fiber, the intervention group actually had significantly more recurrent adenomas after 3 years (29.
Supply and safe delivery of - powder - ispaghula husk - 100 gm