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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Plantain of Mediterranean regions whose seeds swell and become gelatinous when moist and are used as a mild laxative.

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  • Some people allergic to psyllium, which is used in many laxatives.
  • GF choices, such as psyllium, ground flaxseeds and rice bran, help maintain regularity and confer additional health benefits.
  • Natural bulking agents can also be used, such as psyllium seeds and guar gum.
  • Some studies suggest that fiber such as psyllium and wheat bran can help lower blood pressure. for more
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