|Description: Bentonite Clay traps, binds, eliminates, and cleanses non-nutritive and harmful substances such as toxins, parasites and pesticides from the colon and may relieve diarrhea, constipation, abdominal cramps, colitis, malaise, headache, nausea, viral infections, and stomach flu.
Since Bentonite, the main ingredient in #7 with its active constituent montmorillonite, has such strong adsorptive powers, its consumption could render unavailable some of the necessary nutrients, such as certain vitamins, by adsorbing them from the alimentary canal. However, independent experiments purposely designed to find out how much this adsorption would adversely affect the growth and health of experimental animals indicated no ill effects when the intake of bentonite was 25% of the total diet, but did adversely affect the health when the intake of bentonite was increased to 50% of the total diet. (From Annals of the N.Y. Academy of Science, Vol. 57 page 678, May 10, 1954.) Since our product is mostly water with only a small proportion of bentonite, to reach this state of toxicity it would mean projection the results of this experiment so that a person would have to consume each day a supply designed for 1,032 days. In other words, mathematically for the bentonite in our product to reach the toxic level of 50% of the diet it would be necessary to consume a 3 year supply each day over an extended period.
When a volcano erupts, there is often a fine steam or mist released which contains a substance known as volcanic ash. Bentonite is a volcanic ash. As it contains many minerals (24 to 33), it serves to mineralize the soil. Bentonite clay can be mined from veins which are two to three feet wide and deep, but many yards long. Natives on every continent have used volcanic ash for centuries both internally and externally.
The value of montmorillonite (the active ingredient in bentonite) lies in its ability to adsorb (not absorb) many times its own weight and volume in an aqueous medium. It has a predominantly negative charge that is capable of attracting many kinds of positively charged particles. Its
negative charge enables it to pick up positively charged, toxic material from the alimentary canal to be expelled in the feces. The adsorption is a rapid process and can quickly neutralize allergens before they attach themselves to blood cells, thus preventing allergic reaction. There is
no evidence that bentonite has any chemical action on the body. Its power is purely physical. Studies have also found that the montmorillonite in the Detoxificant removes bacteria and thus can help relieve symptoms of diarrhea, abdominal cramps, malaise, headaches and nausea.*
For average adult 1 tablespoonful. For others 1 teaspoonful for each 50 lbs. body weight take 2 doses per day. The first one in warm water upon rising; the other undiluted at time of evening meal, however, drink at least one glassful of water between meals to assist elimination of acid and toxic waste through the kidneys. May be taken for a duration as long as desired.
Mechanically Active Absorbent Ingredient: Colloidal Bentonite (U.S.P grade) containing the Active Constituent Montmorillonite Super-Refined with Demineralized Water as Vehicle.
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