Cape Aloe supplies 250 mg of Cape Aloe (Aloe ferox) latexleaf powder in each capsule. Cape Aloe latex supports bowel regularity and is indicated for occasional or short-term use.
PRODUCT DATA DOUGLAS LABORATORIES® 07/2014
DESCRIPTION Cape Aloe, provided by Douglas Laboratories, supplies 250 mg of Cape Aloe (Aloe ferox) powder in each capsule.
FUNCTIONS Aloe is a native plant of Africa that has been traditionally used as a topical preparation for burns and wounds. The thick mucilaginous juice found inside the leaves is thought to have a cooling, soothing effect on the skin. The juice when taken internally is thought to play important roles in supporting the gastrointestinal system and proper bowel maintenance.
INDICATIONS Cape Aloe Capsules may be a useful dietary supplement for individuals wishing to support proper gastrointestinal function.
FORMULA (#80023) Each Capsule Contains: Cape Aloe (leaf) ……………………………………………………………………………………… 250mg Other ingredients: Cellulose, gelatin (capsule) and vegetable stearate.
SUGGESTED USE Adults take 1 capsule daily or as directed by a healthcare professional.
SIDE EFFECTS No adverse side effects have been reported.
STORAGE Store in a cool, dry place, away from direct light. Keep out of reach of children.
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† These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease
Amount Per Serving
Serving Size 1 Capsule • Servings Per Container 100
each vegetarian capsule contains:
Cape Aloe (Aloe ferox, latex from leaf)
Other ingredients: Dicalcium phosphate, cellulose, gelatin (capsule), and vegetable stearate.
Suggested Usage: 1 daily