ACTIVATED VEGETABLE CHARCOAL - 60 veg caps
- Activated vegetable charcoal
- Suitable for vegetarians
- Vegetable capsules
- Gluten free
- 600mg per daily dose
What is Drasanvi Activated Vegetable Charcoal?
Drasanvi Activated Vegetable Charcoal is a nutritional supplement of activated vegetable charcoal, obtained from coconut shells, that comes in vegetable capsules.
The recommended dose is to take 2 capsules a day.
Properties of Activated Vegetable Charcoal
Vegetable charcoal, apart form being a fossil fuel, it is a medicinal remedy that has been used since remote times. In fact, there is a papyrus from Ancient Egypt that dates the use of vegetable carbon as a medical use at the year 1500 a.C.
The main ingredient of this supplement has been obtained through the carbonisiation of coconut shell, which is activated to increase its properties. The activation process consists in heating the carbon without oxygen and introducing certain gases that open up its pores, to allow a greater capacity to store different substances.
Active charcoal is associated to digestive health in humans. It is effective reducing intestinal gas, reducing swelling symptoms and abdominal cramps. (1)
A study revealed that: 'Orally administered activated charcoal was effective in preventing the large increase in the number of flatus events and increased breath hydrogen concentrations that normally occur following a gas-producing meal.” (2)
Who is this supplement for?
- Anyone who wants to improve their digestive health
1. Jain NK, Patel VP, Pitchumoni CS. Efficacy of activated charcoal in reducing intestinal gas: a double-blind clinical trial. Am J Gastroenterol. 1986 Jul;81(7):532-5.
2. Pasillo RG Jr, Thompson H, Strother A. Effects of orally administered activated charcoal on intestinal gas. Am J Gastroenterol. 1981 Mar;75(3):192-6.
|Daily doseper serving|
|Serving size: 1 veg caps|
|Daily dose: 2 veg caps|
|Servings per container: 60|
|Activated vegetable carbon (obtained from coconut shell)||600mg|