Slippery Elm (Ulmus Fulva/Rubra) is sourced from the bark of a tree which is native to North America. When taken internally, this supplement is a powerful healing agent and is effective for numerous gastrointestinal conditions. The bark contains mucilage and tannins which coat, soothe, and protect the entire digestive system and Slippery Elm is an excellent treatment for both diarrhea and constipation.
Other uses for Slippery Elm are relief from Irritable bowel and Inflammatory bowel conditions, soothing the respiratory passages and providing relief from bronchitis and kennel cough. It can also be mixed with water and used topically as a paste to treat hot spots, burns and abscesses.