Senna
Senna

Senna


Name: Senna - Senna alexandrina

Parts used: Leaf

Indications:

  • Constipation (mix with fennel and ginger to combat pains caused by increased bowel movement)

Caution: Can cause abdominal cramps. Do not take with inflammatory bowel disease (Crohn's, ulcerative colitis) or intestinal obstruction. Avoid during pregnancy and breastfeeding. Excessive use can cause diarrhea and damage the colon. Do not continue for more than 7 days and pause for 2 weeks in between. Avoid with salicylate sensitivity.