Ajwain has diuretic, sputum expelling, antispasmodic, antiseptic, anthelmintic, carminative
, laxative, stomachic, antihyperlipidaemic, kidney stone inhibitory, bactericidal, lipolysing, digestive, hypotensive, hepatoprotective, bronchodilatory, abortificient, antiinflammatory, intestinal dysbiosis properties.
GI: eupeptic (stimulates all secretions), digestive, carminative
, anti ulcerative, choleretic, balances intestinal flora; Metabolic: hypoglycemic;
The drug as well as the essential oil is characterized by carminative
mild expectorant diuretic antiseptic as well as antispasmodic effects.
1) Coriander seed has a traditional use as flavoring, galactagogue, carminative
popularly known as 'Vique', is consumed in Brazil mainly for its antiseptic, insect repellent, carminative
, antispasmodic, diaphoretic and anti-inflammatory properties.
It is recorded in the United States pharmocopeia and the National Formulary as having been used as a carminative
, an aromatic and a stimulant, and in King's American Dispensatory as beneficial for weight loss and cold hands and feet.
Dill oil has anti-spasmodic, carminative
, digestive, disinfectant, galactagogue (helps breast milk secretion) and sedative properties.
Fennel (Foniculmn vulgare) has been shown to have anti-inflammatory, anti-spasmodic, analgesic, diuretic, laxative, carminative
and expectorant effects.
Khawaja Saadiq Husain stated has no doubt come a long way from the simple carminative
and diarrhea mixtures of the past to body scans and video endoscopies of today with the fantastic leaps and bounds with which technology has progress since the second half of the last century.
Ayurveda describes it as cold, bitter, astringent, digestive, carminative
, laxative, diuretic, anti-inflammatory, depurative, bronchodilator, anticonvulsant and tonic for heart and nerves [5, 6].
They have therapeulic uses as carminative
, stomachic, antimicrobial, antibacterial and antispasmodic properties.
Anise has aromatic, diaphoretic, relaxant, stimulant, tonic, carminative
and stomachic properties.
Ginger has been classified as a stimulant and a carminative
and is used to treat colic and dyspepsia
The plant fruits are used in folk medicine by nomads and people in rural areas as a purgative, anthelmintic, carminative
, anti-rheumatic, anti-diabetic and antipyretic (Maatooq et al 1997; Nmila et al.
16###Feoniculum vulgare###Kaga Velaney###Fruit###Used for curing urinary, dried fruits are used as carminative