Slippery Elm Bark Powder

Slippery Elm Bark Powder

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Highly nutritious and excellent when used to heal ulceration of the stomach and soothing the digestive tract (especially in performance horses on a high grain diet).

Will help with colitis and diarrhoea, invaluable for the debilitated or old horse.  Mixed in feed it is gentle and easily assimilated, or make into a paste by mixing 1/3 cup Slippery Elm to an amount of Chamomile tea and give directly or in food.  Used after surgery or birth as aids healing of mucosa.  Also has anti-inflammatory properties.

Externally can be used as a poultice for boils, abscesses and ulcers when mixed 50:50 with castor oil.

Dosage: 1 tablespoon 1-2 times daily added straight to feed. 

Caution: can prevent absorption of other medicines.  if constipation occurs, encourage higher intake of water