Constipation, Sluggish Bowel, Cleansing, and Detoxifying, Poor Fat and Protein
Digestion, Restoring Normalcy While Traveling
Colon Clean encourages healthy bowel movements and restores tone to weakened bowels. It will help to increase digestion by increasing digestive enzymes, improve
assimilation, and stimulate the elimination to provide fast and effective relief Of constipation and underactive bowels. The formula increases peristalsis (the wave-like contraction that pushes contents through the bowel or colon). Colon Clean stimulates bile and digestive enzyme production, which strengthens the gastrointestinal tract• It also enhances liver function and helps retain moisture in the intestines. Colon Clean is a non-cramping, gentle formula. Cascara is a predictable laxative that increases peristalsis. It softens the stool by helping it to move out more quickly and can assist in painful bowel movements. Yellow Dock stimulates bile production and is often used as a digestive bitter for those with poor digestion. Increasing bile output causes peristalsis to increase which helps assist in normal healthy bowel function. Yellow Dock contains small amounts of anthraquinone glycosides, which give it mild laxative effects. Yellow Dock also promotes the absorption of nutrients by the ileum. Triphala has been used in the Ayurvedic system of medicine for thousands of years as a bowel tonic and whole body rejuvenator. The formula consists of three fruits: Amalaki, Haritaki, and Bibhitaki. The combination balances the system by enhancing digestion, drawing stagnated wastes out of the intestines, and gently encouraging healthy and complete elimination. Similar in action to Yellow Dock, Oregon Grape and Gentian are bitters that stimulate the liver to produce more bile and other liver enzymes. They essentially increase liver function and are indicated for those with constitutional deficiency patterns in the liver and digestive system. They will increase fat digestion (by increasing bile) and protein digestion (by increasing HCI and pepsinogen) and speed up the rate in which the liver detoxifies the blood as it passes through the liver. Licorice increases the hormone aldosterone, which increases water retention slightly.
It will help hydrate and soften dry stools and acts as a mild laxative. Licorice is soothing to the digestive tract and is known for healing stomach and duodenal ulcers. Ginger will increase digestive enzymes and speed up the transit time of food that is slow. It essentially increases the fire of digestion. It has a history of use in foods to help digest and move them through the digestive tract. It also helps reduce gas and can help prevent and alleviate nausea.