Table 1: Description of selected A. vera juices scrutinized in this analysis.

Aloe vera juice products Brand, codeDescription

Colon cleanse juice, cleansing and purifying actionAloe Pura, AV-1Batch number: 6194-1
(i) Whole leaf and unfiltered A. vera inner gel—100% stabilised A. vera juice
(ii) Aloin removed
(iii) A. vera whole leaf and inner gel
(iv) Botanical blend (Glycyrrhiza glabra) [liquorice], Taraxacum officinale [dandelion], L-glutamine, flaxseed fibre [from Linum usitatissimum], apple pectin (from Malus domestica) 0.3%, and fructooligosaccharides
Additives: antioxidant (ascorbic acid), preservatives (potassium sorbate).
Directions: take 25 ml once or twice daily

Digestive aid juice, soothing actionAloe Pura, AV-2Batch number: 6290-1
(i) Whole leaf Aloe Vera and inner gel, unfiltered—100% stabilised A. vera juice
(ii) Aloin removed
(iii) Botanical blend (Mentha piperita [peppermint], Carica papaya [papaya], Chamomilla recutita [chamomile], Foeniculum vulgare [fennel], bromelain from Annas comosus).
Additives: antioxidant (ascorbic acid), preservatives (potassium sorbate).
Directions: take 25 ml once or twice daily

BIO-ACTIVE Aloe vera juice, maximum strengthAloe Pura, AV-3Batch number: 6349-1
(i) Whole leaf A. vera and inner gel, unfiltered—100% stabilised A. vera juice
(ii) Aloin removed
(iii) Natural A. vera juice (99.99%)
Additives: antioxidant (ascorbic acid), preservatives (potassium sorbate).
Directions: no dose recommendation

Maximum strength Aloe vera juice supports healthy digestionHolland and Barrett, AV-4Batch number: 6332-4
(i) A. vera leaf juice 99% with antioxidant (ascorbic acid) and preservatives
(ii) A combination of filtered whole leaf and unfiltered inner gel A. vera
(iii) Aloin removed
Additives: antioxidant (ascorbic acid), citric acid, and preservatives (potassium sorbate, sodium benzoate).
Directions: take one tablespoon (15 ml) one to three times daily