Most Popular Types: Metamucil, Metamucil Orange Smooth Texture, Metamucil Wafers, Vegetable laxative, Fybogel Orange, GNC Psyllium Husk, Konsyl Fiber, Metamucil Orange Smooth Texture Sugar Free, Plantago Ovata, Fibersol Psyllium Husk, Konsyl-D, Puritan's Pride Psyllium Husk, Visiblin, Wal-mucil, Metamucil Unflavored Smooth Texture Sugar Free, Standard Process Gastro Fiber (Show all)
Generic Name: Psyllium Husk
Psyllium seed husks are used as a regular dietary supplement to improve and maintain regular GI transit to relieve constipation, irritable bowel syndrome, diverticular disease, and diarrhea. Some recent research is also showing them to be promising in lowering cholesterol and controlling diabetes.
Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
- Can't tell