Plantago ovata is a remarkable plant.
Not so much because of his outward form of appearance, but more about what he's got in him. " In the seed coats of this plant is a gomslijm namely, that in the stomach, in combination with water, it forms a bulky mass. There is a kind of gel that for a while hongerstillend protective effect. Plantago Ovatazaad, which originates from India and Pakistan, making it a natural volume means that a lot of water can bind once it is stripped of its peel. Typically, Plantago Ovata is used because the gelling and protective works. The effect of this is up to the fiber. This Plantago Ovatavezel can also be used as a tasteless natural gelling agent for sauces and as a thickening agent for (even) unbaked cakes. The amount should be dosed according to the firmness that one wants to give to the court a matter of trying on a small scale.
However, its main applications are in the field of cleaning the colon. Plantago Ovata is seen as the releaser of deposits / plaque on the intestinal transit and improver Plantago Ovata is a bulk-former, a fiber product, but in contrast to all other fiber products which elicit irritation of the bowel, totally without any irritation.