New Berry Flavor! #1 Doctor recommended. With 100% natural psyllium fiber.
Not a lot calorie product. Make a change today for heart health. Did you know that diets including Metamucil have been clinically proven to lower cholesterol? In fact, a heart-health claim about psyllium fiber (as in Metamucil?) and cholesterol reduction has been approved by the US FDA. So enjoy great-tasting Berry Burst Metamucil and start something that tastes great and can help your heart.
Fill controlled by weight not volume.
Fiber Supplement Information for Cholesterol Lowering and Heart Health: Diets low in saturated fat and cholesterol that includes 7 grams of soluble fiber per day from psyllium husk, as in Metamusil, may reduce the risk of heart disease by lowering cholesterol. One adult dose of Metamusil has 2.4 grams of this soluble fiber. Consult a doctor if you are considering use of this product as part of a cholesterol-lowering program.
Effective in treating occasional constipation and restoring regularity.
For Cholesterol Lowering and Heart Health: Adults 12 yrs. and older; 1 rounded teaspoon in 8 oz of liquid three times daily. Under 12 yrs-consult a doctor. See mixing instructions in drug facts. NOTICE Take this product with at least 8 oz (a full glass) of liquid. Taking without enough liquid may cause choking. Do not take if you have difficulty swallowing. Read entire label, including warnings.
Fiber Supplement information: Put one dose into an empty glass. Mix this product (child or adult dose) with at least 8 ounces (a full glass) of water or other fluid. Taking this product without enough liquid may cause choking. See choking warning. Stir briskly and drink promptly. If mixture thickens, add more liquid and stir. Adults 12 years and older- one rounded teaspoon in 8oz. of liquid at the first sign of irregularity. Can be taken up to 3 times daily. Generally produced effect in 12-72 hours. 6-11 years - 1/2 adult dose in 8oz of liquid, up to 3 times daily. Under 6 years - consult a doctor.
Laxatives, including bulk fibers may affect how well other medicines work. If you are taking a preion medicine by mouth, take this product at least 2 hours before or 2 hours after the prescribed medicine. As your body adjusts to increased fiber intake, you may experience changes in bowel habits or minor bloating.
New users: start with 1 dose per day; gradually increase to 3 doses per day as necessary.
Store at room temperature tightly closed to protect from humidity.
See bottom for expiration date. Contains a 100% natural therapeutic fiber.
Active Ingredients: Psyllium Husk
Inactive Ingredients: Maltodextrin, Natural & Artificial Flavor, Citric Acid, Malic Acid, Acesulfame Potassium, Aspartame, FD&C Red 40, FD&C Blue 1
Choking: taking this product without adequate fluid may cause it to swell and block your throat or esophagus and may cause choking. Do not take this product if you have difficulty in swallowing. If you experience chest pain, vomiting, or difficulty in swallowing or breathing after taking this product, seek immediate medical attention.
Allergy alert: this product may cause allergic reaction in people sensitive to inhaled or ingested psyllium.
Each teaspoon contains:
phenylketonurics: contains phenylalanine 16mg per teaspoon Ask a doctor before use if you have: a sudden change in bowel habits persisting for 2 weeks. Abdominal pain, nausea or vomiting.
Stop use and ask a doctor if constipation lasts more than 7 days. rectal bleeding occurs. These may be signs of a serious condition.
Keep out of reach of children. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a poison control center right away.
Do not use if inner seal us broken or missing.