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  • Dr. Todd Watts
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  • 13 May 19

What is "peristalsis" and why does that matter?

Peristalsis describes the normal function of the bowels. Technically, it is "a radially symmetrical contraction and relaxation of muscles" that propagates movement in a downward motion. It is this natural motion that is malfunctioning when colon or intestinal dysfunction occurs. 

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  • Dr. Todd Watts
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  • 13 May 19

Is Bowel Mover habit-forming?

Bowel Mover is designed to provide non-habit-forming, gentle support for normal peristalsis. It is not classified as habit-forming, and the trace amount of senna leaf does not exist in quantities large enough to be habit-forming if standard dosage guidelines are followed.

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