PLEASE NOTE THAT DUE TO VIRUS CONCERNS, ORDERS MAY TAKE 2-3 DAYS LONGER THAN NORMAL. WE APPRECIATE YOUR PATIENCE & UNDERSTANDING AS WE STRIVE TO KEEP THE SAFETY OF OUR STAFF & CUSTOMERS A PRIORITY. THANK YOU FOR YOUR BUSINESS!

Whole Senna Pods - Stone Creek Health Essentials

Whole Senna Pods

Regular price $24.50 Sale

Botanical Name - Senna alexandria

Other Names - Cassia acutifolia, Cassia lanceolata, Cassia senna, Senna acutifolia, Senna angustifolia, East Indian Senna, Egyptian Senna and Alexandrian Senna, True Senna, Bombay Senna, Khartoum Senna, Wild Indian Senna, Tinnevelly Senna.

Origin - India

Flavor Profile - Not as unpleasant as the leaf, but flavor improves when combined with ginger, peppermint or lemon.

Culinary Usages - The pod, which is actually a legume, is sometimes used in cooking in its native region. Elsewhere, whole senna pods are typically used to produce, teas, infusions and tonics.

Decorative Usages - Add to potpourri blends and use for art and craft projects. 

Senna pods are the seed pods of the senna plant. Senna is native to tropical Africa and cultivated in Egypt, the Sudan and elsewhere. People in northern Africa and southwestern Asia have traditionally used senna to support healthy bowel function for centuries. To use as a tea, pour 1 cup boiling water over 1/2 tsp. of herb, cover and steep 3-5 minutes.

Precautions - Do not use internally if you have or develop diarrhea, loose stools, or abdominal pain because Senna may worsen these conditions and be harmful to your health.

Disclaimer - While we work to ensure that product information is correct, on occasion manufacturers may alter their ingredient lists. Actual product packaging and materials may contain more and/or different information than that shown on our Website. We recommend that you do not solely rely on the information presented and that you always read labels, warnings, and directions before using or consuming a product. For additional information about a product, please contact the manufacturer. Content on this site is for reference purposes and is not intended to substitute for advice given by a physician, pharmacist, or other licensed health-care professional. You should not use this information as self-diagnosis or for treating a health problem or disease. Contact your health-care provider immediately if you suspect that you have a medical problem. Information and statements regarding dietary supplements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration and are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease or health condition.

*  Due to the nature of natural ingredients, physical attributes may differ from lot to lot (color, taste, etc). Please consult with a representative for more information on current lot. Stone Creek Health Essentials will not accept returns on ingredients that are more than 30 days old or that have been unsealed. Product images are for illustrative purposes only and may differ from the actual product due to differences in monitors, product batch/lot and etc. Please contact a Stone Creek Health Essentials representative with any questions. We're here to help.