Senna Pods

Senna Pods also known as Senna alexandrina, are collected from senna shrubs of the genus cassia where it grow wildly in the arid regions of Sudan.
It has been used for centuries in Africa and Asia as a herbal laxative and modern medicine started using its extracts since the 1950s as a laxative It is also used in pharmaceutical industries as a cathartic and emetic, also it could be used as a purgative at home by preparing what is called Senna tea.