Psyllium husks are a traditional remedy. They help with diarrhea, constipation and can also positively influence the course of inflammatory bowel diseases. Psyllium husks can bind water and swell. This makes them well suited to regulate the stool. In addition, the shells secrete a mucus that lies like a protective layer on the intestinal wall. More information on the effects and tolerability of the natural product can be found here.
The use of psyllium husks can be useful for these diseases:
- Permanent (chronic) constipation
- Irritable bowel
- Crohn’s disease
- Ulcerative colitis
- Diabetes mellitus
- Increased blood lipid levels