Fennel- FOENICULUM VULGARIS
Fennel is well known in the culinary world for its anise-like flavour, but also has natural sources of vitamins, minerals and fibre. It is also renowned for its power to combat digestive discomforts. Fennel seed contains anethole, a compound that has antispasmodic and anti-inflammatory properties. The volatile oils in the seeds are known to increase the secretion of digestive enzymes in the stomach, which in turn promotes better digestion and nutrient absorption. It also acts as a mild laxative and has anti-oxidants that leap in to defend the body from free radical damage.
The seed can be chewed to relieve heart burn.
An herbal digestive aid*Promotes nutrient absorption*Anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties*
While fennel seed is utilized in the culinary world for is anise-like flavor, it’s considered a popular multipurpose remedy in the natural health community. A natural source of vitamins, minerals and dietary fiber, fennel seed can be used to aid a variety of digestive ailments.*
Fennel seed has several medicinal qualities that make it a suitable remedy to combat many conditions. Most noteworthy is fennel seed’s power to combat digestive discomforts. Fennel seed contains anethole, a compound that has antispasmodic and anti-inflammatory properties. The volatile oils in fennel seed increase the secretion of digestive enzymes in the stomach, which promotes better digestion and nutrient absorption. As a mild laxative, fennel seed encourages the muscular contractions that propel contents through the digestive tract. For these reasons, fennel seed may offer relief from occasional indigestion, heartburn, and constipation.*
Fennel seed also has antioxidants that help to defend the body from free radical damage.*
Safety Information:This medicine has not been evaluated by the Medicine Control Council and is not intended to diagnose treat, cure or prevent any dis-ease. Please consult your health practitioner before using this product.
|Dimensions||4.0 x 4.0 x 9.5 cm|
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