Guar Gum Powder Available in 1 OZ, 1/4 LB, 1/2 LB, 1 LB.
Description: Guar Gum is the powder extracted seeds the Guar plant, an annual herb belonging to the Leguminosae (Fabaceae) family. The fruit produced by the Guar Plant is a sparsely haired legume with 5 to 6 seeds. The Gum powder extracted by milling it from the endosperm of the seeds, including a wet or dry milling process.
Other Names:Cluster Bean, Cyamopsis Tetragonoloba, Guar Flour, Guar Powder, Guara, Jaguar Gum
Part Used: Gum
Culinary Uses: Guar Gum is a baking and cooking ingredient used as a thickener in foods such as puddings.
Medicinal Uses: Guar Gum has been thought helpful in regulating blood pressure, and soothing irritable bowel and other bowel ailments.
Precautions and Adverse Reactions: Guar Gum should only be ingested with adequate liquid. Not for use by persons with bowel obstruction.