Features. Type - Cascara Sagrada Bark. Plant Part - Bark. Cut - Cut Sifted. Item Weight - 1 lbs.Direction To prepare as a tea add 1-2 teaspoons of herb to 8 oz. water in a pot. Cover and simmer for 15-30 minutes strain and serve immediately.WarningDo not use this product if you have abdominal pain or diarrhea. Consult a health care provider prior to use if you are pregnant or nursing a baby. Discontinue use in the event of diarrhea or watery stools. Do not exceed recommended dose. Not for long-term use.