Mastica Chios is mastic gum, the sticky extract of the mastic tree (Pistacia lentiscus) produced on the Greek island of Chios. Research shows that it helps ease stomach pain and heartburn linked with functional dyspepsia and is commonly used in Ayurveda for Adhmana (excessive gas formation in the stomach and intestines).
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(Adult): Take 1 capsule three times daily on an empty stomach, or as directed by a qualified health care practitioner.
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.