Isabgol (Psyllium) Husk Seeds and Powder

Isabgol (Psyllium) Husk Seeds

Isabgol (Psyllium) Husk
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500g : $18.95 X  nos
1kg : $26.95 X  nos
Isabgol (Psyllium) Husk Powder

Isabgol (Psyllium) Husk Powder
Worldwide Shipping
500g : $21.95 X  nos
1kg : $33.95 X  nos


Isabgol (Psyllium) Husk Seeds and Powder

Arab: Bazre-quatuna, Bazre-katina
Esphopgol, Isabgul, Isshopgul, Ispaghul.
Botanical Name :
Plantago Ovata Husk.
Common Name :
Psyllium Husk, Psyllium Seeds, Plantago, Ispaghula, Fleam, Isabgol Husk Powder, Desert Indian Wheat.
Ispaghula, Psyllium, Blond Psyllium, Spogel Seeds, Ripple Grass.
Family Name :
German: Indische Psylli-samen.
Gujarati: Isapgol, Isafghol, Ghoda Jeeru, Umtojeeru, Uthamujeerun.
Hindi: Isabgol, Isabgul, Issufgul, Ispaghul, Isubgol.
Japanese: Obeko
Kanada: Isofgolu, Visamagolu, issabagolu, Isabakolu
Kashmiri: Is-mogul
Malayam: Karkatasringi, Snigddhajirakam, Ispaghal
Isabgola, Isapghol
Nepalese: Isabgol
Oriya: Isabgul
Ispaghol, Isparzah, Thikam-daridah, Zhikam-daridah, Isabghul
Lisapghol, Bartang, Abghol
Sanskrit: Ashwagol, Ishadgola, Ashwakarnabeeja, Sheetabeeja, Ishrawarabola, Snigdhajeeraka
Sinhalese: Isphgol Vithai
Tamil: Iskolvirai, Iskol, Isphagol, Ishappukolvirai, Ishappukol
Telugu: Isphagula, Isapgaluvittulu, Isapagala
Urdu: Ispaghul

Isabgol is also called Isphagula and Psyllium. It is obtained from the seed husks of Plantago ovata. Its common name is Desert Indian wheat. Isabgol is one of the excellent sources of dietary fibers. These seed husks are an excellent natural remedy for colon cleansing.

Isabgol fibers absorb waste in the stomach and removes it out from the colon. It allows healthier colon and improves digestion. It is the best remedy for weight loss, constipation and digestive cleansing. It provides fiber in low carb diet plans. For every 100 grams of herb, isabgol provides 71 grams of fiber. The husk soaks up excess water in the intestine, cleanses the digestive tract and relieves problems such as diarrhea, bloating and constipation.

Isabgol Benefits
Following are some of the health benefits of isabgol:

Reduces cholesterol level – Isabgol can reduce LDL or bad cholesterol levels in the body.

Weight loss – The husk enables healthy weight loss.

Controls diarrhea – Isabgol can prevent diarrhea and dehydration caused by it.

Blood glucose level – It regulates insulin and blood glucose level.

Anal fissures – It can cure anal fissures caused by IBS and constipation and keeps the bowel healthy.

Colon Cancer – Isabgol is effective against colon cancer and prevents cancer formation.

Hormonal imbalance stabilization – Its intake is beneficial for those women who face hormonal imbalance because of menopause. Isabgol intake can enhance estrogen production in the body and control hormonal imbalance.

Toothache – The herb also relieves toothache. It should be soaked in vinegar and applied on tooth. Isabgol prevents flatulence and indigestion. This is one of the inexpensive treatment.


The fiber present in Isabgol is soluble in nature and helps to control the blood cholesterol levels. Isabgol forms a thin layer on the intestines and prevents the absorption of cholesterol in to the arteries. Thus the cholesterol levels in the body is maintained. It also helps to regulate the blood glucose levels and insulin response by decreasing the absorption of fats and glucose.

Isabgol is recommended for relief of problems associated with chronic constipation such as piles, fissures and fistulas. Isabgol helps to moisten the hard stools and brings down the burning sensation after defecation. It helps to reduce strain during defecation in persons suffering from cardio vascular diseases, hernia and pregnancy.

Effects of Its Uses

  • Isabgol does not give any side effects, as it is not absorbed in the body.
  • Isabgol does not interact with any other drugs and also does not interfere with the absorption of other essential substances such as vitamins and mineral.
  • However Isabgol should not be used if the person has vomiting, fever and abdominal pain.
  • This product should not be taken along with any other medication, as the desired effects of the medication will be reduced.
  • Even the aged persons can safely consume Isabgol.
  • Isabgol is a common additive in many of the high fibre breakfast cereals and bulk forming laxatives.
  • It can also be taken as a daily dietary supplement but is not essential for persons who consume high fiber foods.