Digestive aid, expectorant, antispasmodic, antimicrobial, aromatic galactagogue
Suggested Traditional Uses
Loosens phlegm, fights cough and relieves insomnia. Helps upset stomach and gas. Helps when there is persistent irritable coughing and for whooping cough. Contains phytoestrogenens that mimic natural estrogens and help prevent breast cancer.
Directions and Safety Precautions
Small dosages during pregnancy
May have allergic effect in some. May interfere with the activity of anticoagulant therapy.
Infuse 1 tsp gently crushed seeds in 1 cup of boiled water. Infuse for 5 – 10 min in covered container. 1 cup three times per day.