Colon capsules have been formulated to treat such disorders as constipation, diverticulitis, haemorrhoids and irritable bowel syndrome (IBS).
- Melissa (Lemon Balm): Acts as a calmative i.e. anti-spasmodic and as an anti-oxidant
- Fennel: Soothes cramps caused by flatulence and colic. Prevents heartburn and indigestion
- Flaxseed: Well known for preventing constipation
- Psyllium: These fibrous husks have both a binding and a loosening effect on bowel movements, therefore, normalises the functioning of the bowel.
- Ginger: Excellent for the digestive system and relieves nausea