Cascara Sagrada is a deciduous tree found throughout the northern United States. The bark is harvested in quills and aged for at least one year to allow the anthrone constituents to oxidize, which prevents intestinal cramping when drunk as a tea.
Cascara Sagrada Bark (Aged), Cut & Sifted
Cascara Sagrada Bark
- Brand: Frontier Bulk
Botanical Name: Rhamnus purshiana DC.
Safety Info: Notice: Do not use this product if you have abdominal pain or diarrhea. Consult a health care provider prior to use if you are pregnant or nursing a baby. Discontinue use in the event of diarrhea or watery stools. Do not exceed recommended dose. Not for long-term use.
Directions: To prepare as a tea, add 1-2 teaspoons of herb to 8 oz. water in a pot. Cover and simmer for 15-30 minutes, strain and serve immediately.
Origin: United States
Size: 1 lb
Package: Bulk Bag
Introduction Date: 1982-12-01
Serving Size 1 tsp (1.7g)
Servings About 268
Amount per % Daily
Total Carbohydrate 1g <1%*
Dietary Fiber <1g 3%*
Calcium 22mg 2%
Cascara Sagrada, cut (bark) 1.7g **
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
** Daily Value not established.
Common Name: Cascara Sagrada Bark
Plant Part: Bark
Cut: Cut & Sifted
Bar Code: 0-89836-00527-4