Senna is an herb. The leaves and the fruit of the plant are used to make medicine.
Senna is an FDA-approved over-the-counter (OTC) laxative. A prescription is not required to purchase senna. It is used to treat constipation and also to clear the bowel before diagnostic tests such as colonoscopy.
Senna is also used for irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), anal or rectal surgery, tears in the lining of the anus (anal fissures), hemorrhoids, and weight loss.
1. Senna leaf extract has the function of laxation, which will facilitate water;
2. Senna leaf extract has effect on relaxating muscle;
3. Senna leaf extract is used for antibacterial, such as inhibiting staphylococcus aureus, salmonellatyphi and escherichia coli;
4. Senna leaf extract can increase platelet and fibrinogen,senna leaf extract will help stop bleeding.