Gastrointestinal Problems? Got Cinnamon?
Pure organic Ceylon cinnamon powder has been used by many people to address conditions such as loss of appetite, bloating, diarrhea, flatulence, and indigestion. The German commission E, a scientific advisory board of the “Bundesinstitut für Arzneimittel und Medizinprodukte” (the German equivalent of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA)), has approved cinnamon’s use for all of these conditions.1 Prior to using cinnamon or cinnamon supplements for weight loss to address gastrointestinal problems, please consult with a medical professional as appropriate. Cinnamon and cinnamon supplements for weight loss are not intended as replacements for proper medical care. However, according to research they can assist with all the listed gastrointestinal problems.2