Dried powdered senna pods from the senna plant
Recommended use:. Not for unlimited use - in food max. 50 mg per day. Use sparingly because of its laxative effect.
The senna family consists of two kinds, both small shrubs that may grow to 1 metre tall. The leaves grow in pairs, and its yellow flowers turn into 7 cm legume fruits.
Powdered Tinnevelly senna pods (Cassia angustifolia)