Get Well Natural's Rhubarb Herb is a concentrated extract that provides maximum benefits of Rhubarb Root in an easy to take vegetarian capsule. Taking Rhubarb Root daily promotes improved intestinal and bowel health and helps to maintain bowel regularity.* Additional Information: Rhubarb Root, cultivated in Vietnam, China and Tibet, has a documented history of inclusion in many laxative preparations. It is generally considered a mild laxative that can support a softening of the stool 6-10 hours after ingestion. This herb is especially well suited for everyone including children, due to its very mild action.* Rhubarb Root, also know as Rhizoma Rhei (Da Huang) is bitter in taste and cold in nature. It has been used in Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) for its therapeutic action and to assist the body for conditions of constipation, abdominal pain due to indigestion, diarrhea and dysentery. Other TCM uses of Rhubarb root are to purge away pathogenic heat, relax the bowels and remove toxic substances. Its actions relate to the channels of the spleen, stomach, large intestine, liver and pericardium.* *The FDA has not evaluated these statements. Our statements and products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.