Cape aloe, also known as bitter aloe. It is used as a detoxifier. It is also helpful in treating diarrhea. Aloe latex is used for epilepsy, asthma, colds etc. It might be helpful in the treatment of certain diseases like ulcerative colitis, fever, itching, and inflammation etc. It may provide relief from allergy. Cape aloe latex contains aloe-emodin and is believed to work by promoting fluid and electrolyte secretion.