Butternut Bark Powder was used during the American Revolution to help prevent major outbreaks and digestive issues. Butternut extract assists with reducing stomach pain and intestinal discomfort caused by sluggish bowels. It has also been used as a mild laxative with virtually no negative side effects. This is the highest quality Butternut extract available on the market in raw, powder form. This ingredient may be added to foods and beverages or smoothies and green drinks. It is a dark brown powder.