Gum Arabic (Acacia Gum) - 50g
Gum Arabic also known as Gum Acacia, is a natural Gum exuded from Acacia trees mainly grown in Arab lands. Gum Arabic contains a high percentage of natural soluble fibers (85%) and calcium.
It is a powerful Prebiotic, Good Source of Dietary Fiber and a Complex Polysaccharide. It may be used in treating High Cholesterol, Diabetes, Obesity, Hypertension, Liver health, Sore throat, Laryngitis, Diarrhea, Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), Urinary tact infections, Scalds & Burns.
Natural Acacia Gum
2-3 pieces may be taken directly or by dissolving in water. For obesity it is advised to be taken 30 minutes before meals.
NOTE: For some people acacia gum may cause gas, bloating or diarrhea. For those who develop allergic reactions, skin reactions or asthma attacks may progress. Discontinue / reduced the frequency and dosage if above effects are observed. Acacia hinders the absorption of the antibiotic amoxicillin, and should be avoided if antibiotics taken.
Acacia gum should be avoided during pregnancy as it interferes with the absorption of iron.