- Ulcers (peptic and gastric)
Mastica Chios is mastic gum, the resinous extract of the mastic tree (Pistacia lentiscus) grown on the Greek island of Chios. Research shows that it helps alleviate stomach pain and heartburn associated with functional dyspepsia and is traditionally used in Ayurveda for Adhmana (excessive gas formation in the stomach and intestines).
- A health-promoting gum resin derived from the Pistacia lentiscus tree
- Helps heal and soothe peptic and gastric ulcers
- Inhibits Helicobacter pylori
- Relieves gastric and intestinal inflammation
|Serving Size: 1 Capsule||Amount Per Serving|
|Chios mastic gum||400 mg|
Non-medicinal Ingredients: microcrystalline cellulose, sodium stearyl fumarate. Capsule: hypromellose.
AOR™ guarantees that all ingredients have been declared on the label. Contains no wheat, gluten, corn, nuts, peanuts, sesame seeds, sulphites, mustard, soy, dairy, eggs, fish, shellfish or any animal byproducts.
Suggested Use (Adult): Take 1 capsule three times daily on an empty stomach, or as directed by a qualified health care practitioner.
Cautions: For occasional use only. Consult a health care practitioner for use beyond 2 weeks, if symptoms persist or worsen, if you have diabetes mellitus or Crohn’s disease or are taking hypoglycemic or hypolipidemic agents. Do not use if pregnant or breastfeeding or if you have an allergy to Anacardiaceae family plants (eg. pistachios). Discontinue use if hypersensitivity (eg. allergy) occurs.
Source: Pistacia lentiscus (sap)