Activated charcoal also called activated carbon is a fine black powder made from coal wood coconut shells or other natural materials
It becomes activated charcoal by heating them in an airless environment with acid and steam.
These fine particles helps increase the overall surface area and the capacity to absorb
Activated charcoal attaches to a variety of particles, drugs and toxins that bind to it. This helps rid the body of unwanted substances from the digestive tract.
Activated charcoal is not absorbed into the body so it carries adsorbed substances out of the body in bile.