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Coriander Herb Uses, Benefits, Cures, Side Effects, Nutrients

Repertory
 
General Name
Coriander
 
English Name
Coriander
 
Botanical Name
Coriandrum Sativum
 
Hindi Name
Dhaniya, Hara Dhaniya
 
Coriander Cures
 
Most Effective
 
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Effective
 
 
Snoring
 
Action of Coriander
 
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Effective
 
Nutrients in Coriander
 
Effective
 
Origin
 
Grown In
 
Common Names
 
Coriander
Combines With
 
Taste of
Coriander
Sweet, Acrid, Astringent
 
Parts Used
Leaves, Seeds, Roots, Fruit
 
Side Effects of Coriander
Avoid use during Pregnancy, Breast Feeding, Excess intake may cause Infertility.
Description
Coriander is a small plant.
It is perennial.
It grows in a temperate Climate.
It grows up to 60 Cm.
Best used for Flatulence, Indigestion and Heavy Metal Poisoning.



 
 

Materia Medica for Coriander

Coriander General
Coriander is known as Dhaniya in hindi. Coriander belongs to Apiaceae family.
It is helpful in treating various Skin Diseases like Eczema, Itchy skin, Rashes, Measles and Inflammation.
Its Antibacterial properties help to cure Pimples, Acne, Blackheads and Oily Skin.
It is found to be effective in Hair growth and prevents Baldness.
It curbs Conjunctivitis and improves Blurred Vision.
Coriander possess Antibacterial properties that relieves Cholera, Typhoid, Food Poisoning, Diarrhea and Dysentery.
It rectifies the problem of Diabetes and High Cholesterol.
It curbs the Indigestion problems and enhances Appetite.
It is helpful in counteracts Cardiovascular conditions such as Heart Attack and reduces High Blood Pressure.
It is efficiently used to prevent Nausea, Vomiting, Heartburn, Gastric Catarrh and Stomach Upset.
Coriander is useful in relieving Menstrual Disorders mainly Painful Menses.
It is found to be a good remedy for Urinary Problems such as Urethritis and Cystitis.
It helps the body to fight against Cold, Flu and Cough.
Coriander slows the process of Aging.
It strengthens the immunity system that helps to cure Chicken Pox and Small pox.
It acts as a Memory Enhancer and strengthen the mind.

Caution : Consult a Doctor before consuming it.
Keywords : Eczema, Itchy skin, Rashes, Measles, Inflammation, Pimples, Acne, Blackheads, Oily skin, Baldness, Blurred Vision, Cholera, Typhoid, Food Poisoning, Diarrhea, Dysentery, Diabetes, High Cholestrol, Indigestion, Heart Attack, High Blood Pressure, Nausea, Vomiting, Heartburn, Gsatric Catarrh, Stomach Upset, Stomach Problems, Painful Menses, Menstrual Disorders, Urethritis, Urinary Problems, Cystitis, Cold, Flu, Cough, Chicken Pox, Small pox.
Single Herb

Coriander for Heavy Metal Poisoning
Eat a cup of fresh Coriander leaves for 7 days every six months.
OR : It may be taken in the form of chutney.
Coriander For Intestinal Disease
Put One tablespoon of Coriander seeds in One cup of water. Simmer for 15 minutes. Cool and drink daily for a week.
Coriander for Insomnia
Take half cup fresh Coriander leaves. Add one teaspoon of Sugar and 1/4 cup water. Grind. Drink at night.
Coriander for Nose Bleed
Smell Coriander leaves.
OR : Grind some Coriander leaves with little water. Apply it on head.
Coriander for Bad Breath
Take some Coriander leaves and wash. Eat them.
Coriander for Anorexia
Drink 1/4 cup of Coriander juice daily.
Coriander for Cataract
Grind 2 teaspoon of Coriander seeds. Boil in 2 glasses of water. Use it as eye drop.
Coriander for Stomach Ache
Take 2 teaspoons of Coriander seeds. Boil it in 250 ml water and Drink.
Coriander for Weak Eyesight
Take some fresh Coriander leaves. Add Green Chili and Salt according to your taste. Grind them. Eat it cooked rice daily.
Coriander for Acne
Eat half teaspoon Coriander seeds twice a day
Coriander as Antiaging
Take half teaspoon Coriander seeds. Boil in one glass water. Drink once a day.
OR : You may add Coriander leaves in your food.
Coriander for Cold
Boil 4 tablespoon Coriander seeds in half jug of water. Add Sugar according to your taste. Heat on low flame till the mixture becomes thick. Have one teaspoon once a day.
Coriander for Menstrual Disorders
Take 5 tablespoons Coriander seeds. Boil in 2 glass of water till it remains half. Add Jaggery. Have it.
Coriander for Sore Throat
Chew half teaspoon Coriander seeds after every 4 hours.
OR : Take Coriander seeds. Grind with Rose Water. Apply over the throat.
Coriander for Alzheimer
Take 5 tablespoons Coriander seeds. Boil in one glass water till it remains 1/4. Add Sugar Candy (Mishri) and eat.
OR : Take Coriander juice. Apply it over the head daily.
Coriander for Warts
Grind some fresh Coriander leaves. Apply on the affected part.
Coriander for Abscess
Take fresh Coriander leaves. Grind with little water to make a paste. Apply on the affected part.
OR : Make a syrup with Coriander leaves and water and take.
Coriander for Baldness
Squeeze out the juice of fresh Coriander leaves. Apply on the Scalp twice a week.
Coriander for Vomiting
Take 1/4 cup of fresh Coriander juice after every one hour.
Coriander for Flatulence
Take 10 gram Coriander seeds. Boil in one glass water. Strain. Drink twice or thrice a day.
Coriander ( Dhaniya ) for Conjunctivitis
Soak 100 g dry Coriander in 1 liter of water. Use this water as an Eye wash.
Coriander ( Dhaniya ) Seeds for Heavy Menstrual Bleeding
Boil one teaspoon Coriander ( Dhaniya ) Seeds in one glass of water till it remains half. Take it lukewarm.
Coriander ( Dhaniya ) Seeds for High Cholesterol
Boil one tablespoon dried Coriander ( Dhaniya ) Seeds in one glass of water. Strain and cool. Drink it once a day.
Coriander ( Dhaniya ) for Leucorrhoea
Soak 10 g Coriander seeds in a glass of water for a night. Drink it in the morning with an empty stomach. Use it for 3 weeks.
Coriander leaves ( Dhaniya ) for Warts
Make a fresh paste of Coriander leaves and apply it over the warts for a week to get rid of Warts.
Coriander ( Hara Dhaniya ) for Heat Stroke
Crush 50 g Coriander leaves to make paste. Mix 1 tsp of the paste with 1 tsp Sugar in a glass of cold water . Stir and drink once a day.
Coriander for Digestive Disorders
Add 2 tsp Coriander juice in a glass of Buttermilk. Drink before half an hour of your meal.
Coriander ( Dhania ) for Urinary Tract Infection
Prepare decoction of the seeds of Coriander. Strain. Take two table spoon two times a day. It will increase the urine flow.
Coriander ( Dhaniya ) for Mouth Cancer
Crush 2 teaspoons of Coriander ( Dhaniya ). Boil in one liter of water. Strain. Drink 4 to 5 cups a day.
Coriander ( Dhaniya ) for Stye
Boil a handful of Coriander seeds in a glass of water. Cool. Strain. Dip a piece of cotton cloth in water. Put it over the eyes fro 10-15 minutes.
Coriander ( Dhaniya ) Seeds for Morning Sickness
Take a teaspoon of Coriander ( Dhaniya ) Seeds. Blend with a glass of Rice ( Chawal ) water. Add sugar according to taste. Drink it twice a day.
Coriander ( Dhaniya ) Leaves for Blackheads
Grind fresh Coriander ( Dhaniya ) Leaves. Take one teaspoon paste of Coriander ( Dhaniya ) Leaves in a bowl. Add quarter teaspoon of Turmeric ( Haldi ) and milk. Apply it over face. Let it dry. Rub it for 5 minutes and rinse with lukewarm water.
Coriander ( Dhaniya ) Leaves for Snoring
Take 50 gram fresh Coriander ( Dhaniya ) Leaves. Boil in 100 ml of water until it remains one-forth. Have a teaspoon at bed time daily.
Coriander ( Dhaniya ) for Difficult Menses
Boil a handful of Coriander ( Dhaniya ) seeds in a glass of water till the water is reduced to half. Let it Luke warm and drink.
Note : You can also add some sugar for taste.
Coriander ( Dhaniya ) Leaves for Dysentery
Heat a handful of crushed Coriander ( Dhaniya ) leaves in a glass of water for 2-3 minutes. Filter and drink lukewarm.
Multiple Herbs

Herbal Combination for Constipation 1
Grind 3 leaf buds of Acacia Concinna with 1/4 tsp Tamarind paste, 2 tsp Mint leaves and 2 tsp of Coriander leaves. Add Asafoetida, Black Pepper and Salt to taste. Mix it in cooked Rice and eat.
Herbal Combination for Bed Wetting 1
Fry 1 tablespoon Coriander seeds till brown. Grind it with tablespoon each of Pomegranate flowers, Sesame seeds and Acacia Nilotica gum. Make a fine powder and add Brown Sugar in equal quantity. Take One tablespoon at bedtime.
Herbal Combination for Constipation 3
Take Golden Shower fruit pulp, Wine Grapes pulp, Fennel, Rose ( Gulab ), Coriander seeds. Mix them in a jug of water. Soak overnight. Strain. Drink twice a day.
Herbal Combination for Nose Bleed 1
Mix some Camphor powder in One tablespoon Coriander leaf juice. Put 2 or 3 drops into both the nostrils.
Herbal Combination for High Blood Pressure 2
Mix half a tablespoon each of dry Coriander, Indian Snakeroot and Rock Sugar ( Mishri ). Take daily.
Herbal Combination for Sexual Debility 1
Mix 2 tablespoons each of Cucumber seeds, Water Melon Seeds, Liquorice, seeds of Grapes, Almond, Coriander seeds and Bottle Gourd seeds with One cup pulp of ripe Azadirachta Indica fruit. Add two cups each of Ghee and Sugar. Heat till the moisture is eliminated. Cool and store. Take One tablespoon twice a day. It is good for Sexual Debility.
Herbal Combination for Acne 4
Steep 1/4 teaspoons of Coriander, Cumin and Fennel in hot water for 10 minutes. Strain. Have it thrice a day.
Herbal Combination for Jaundice 5
Prepare an infusion of Snake Gourd leaves. Use 1/4 cup with Coriander seed decoction thrice a day.
Herbal Combination for Prickly Heat 1
Take equal quantity of Vetiver, Sandalwood scraps and Coriander seeds. Grind them together. Mix Rose Water and apply on the affected part.
Herbal Combination for Lower Back Pain 5
Prepare a paste of Coriander leaves, Coriander seeds and Mustard Seed Extract. Apply it on back for 15 minutes.
Herbal Combination for Jaundice 8
Take a handful of dried Black Nightshade berries, 30 grams Crushed Cumin and 30 grams crushed Coriander seeds. Soak them in a jug of water together overnight. Have one cup twice a day.
Herbal Combination for Hepatitis 1
Soak, 5 dried Black Nightshade berries, one teaspoon Crushed Cumin and one teaspoon crushed Coriander seeds in two cups of water, overnight. Take one cup twice a day.
Herbal Combination for Indigestion 7
Take 100 gram Mint, 100 gram Coriander, 2 or 3 Onions, One Tomato and 5 to 6 Chili. Put them in a grinder. Grind them properly. Have it with your food.
Attention : This chutney is very beneficial for digestive system. Take it whole life.
Herbal Combination for Heavy Metal Poisoning 1
Take a handful of each of the following herbs :
Garlic, Ginger, Coriander and Yellow Dock. Coarsely grind them. Mix in 2 bottles of Apple Cider Vinegar. Keep for one month. Strain. Drink 30 ml every day. Drink for 15 days every 6 months.
Herbal Combination for Heavy Metal Poisoning 2
Take 4 cloves of Garlic, hand full of Brazil Nut, 1/3 cup of Sunflower, 4 table spoons of Pumpkin seeds, 2 cups Coriander, 60 ml of Flax oil, 4 tablespoons of Lemon juice and 2 teaspoon Dulse powder. Mix them and grind. Add salt according to taste. Take one tablespoon daily for 15 days, every 6 months.
Herbal Combination for Nausea 2
Take few seeds of Cardamom, a small piece of Ginger, Liquorice, Orange peel, Coriander seeds and a pinch of Black Pepper. Simmer in half cup of water covered for 20 minutes. Remove from heat and then add Black Tea. Steep for 2-3 minutes. Strain and drink. You can also add Milk and Honey to add taste.
Herbal Combination for Acid Reflux 3
Take Fennel, Liquorice root, Basil and Coriander seeds in equal quantity. Powder them together. Have half teaspoon with half teaspoon of Sugar before every meal.
Herbal Combination for Acne 9
Take equal quantity of Coriander seeds, Fennel, Basil, Turmeric and Indian Gooseberry. Grind them. Have half teaspoon before every meal.
Herbal Combination for Chicken Pox 1
Prepare soup by adding two carrots and half bunch of Coriander leaves. Have it two times a day.
Herbal Combination for Gastric Catarrh 1
Take equal quantity of Fennel, Liquorice root, Basil leaves and Coriander seeds. Powder them together. Take half teaspoon with little Sugar before every meal daily.
Herbal Combination for Nose Bleed 3
Take a small piece of Coriander, half teaspoon of Aniseed and 4 Black Peppers. Grind with one glass water. Add Sugar. Drink twice a day.
Herbal Combination for Stomach Ache 7
Take one teaspoon of Coriander seeds and a tiny piece of Ginger. Boil in one glass water and drink.
Herbal Combination for Indigestion 8
Take equal quantity of dried Coriander, Cardamom and Black Pepper. Grind them together. Add little Ghee and crushed Sugar. Mix the mixture. Have one teaspoon daily.
Herbal Combination for Malaria 2
Take equal quantity of Coriander and dried Ginger. Powder them together. Have half teaspoon thrice a day.
Herbal Combination for Malaria 3
Take the following herbs in equal quantity :
Coriander seeds, Ginger and Carom seeds. Powder them together. Add little Salt. Have half teaspoon thrice a day.
Herbal Combination for Weak Eyesight 1
Take the following herbs :
Coriander : Dhaniya : Green : Leaves : 50 gram
Indian Gooseberry : Amla : Dried : Powdered : 1 teaspoon
Chebulic Myrobalan : Harad : Dried : Powdered : 1 teaspoon
Terminalia Bellirica : Baheda : Dried : Powdered : 1 teaspoon
Put all ingredients in a jar. Grind. Add salt according to your taste. Eat it with your meal.
Herbal Combination for Acne 10
Take equal quantity of Ginger juice and Cucumber juice and Coriander juice. Mix all. Apply on the affected part and keep it for one hour. Do this twice a day.
Herbal Combination for Rheumatism 8
Powder the equal quantity of Coriander seeds and dried Ginger together. Take half teaspoon with one teaspoon Honey once a day.
Herbal Combination for Insomnia 7
Take 2 teaspoon Coriander seeds, 2 Black Cardamom and 3 to 4 Black Peppers. Powder them together. Have a pinch with lukewarm water once a day.
Attention : Massage feet with lukewarm Ghee or Mustard oil at night after taking the powder. It gives excellent results.
Herbal Combination for Sprains 1
Take the following herbs :
Coriander : Dhaniya : Dried : Powdered : 2 teaspoons
Turmeric : Haldi : Powdered : 1 teaspoon
Cumin : Jeera : Powdered : 1 teaspoon
Sesame : Til : Oil : 2 teaspoon
Take a pan. Pour Sesame oil in it and heat. Add all powdered ingredients. heat for one minute. Apply lukewarm mixture over the affected part at night.
Herbal Combination for Hydrophobia 1
Take the following herbs :
Coriander : Dhaniya : Seeds : 1 teaspoon
Baking Soda : Meetha Soda : 5 pinches
Turmeric : Haldi : 5 pinches
Garlic : Lehsun : Pods : 5
Crush Garlic pods. Add other ingredients. Mix the mixture. Apply on the affected part as bandage.
Herbal Combination for Phlegm 6
Take the following herbs :
Coriander : Dhaniya : Seeds : 10 tablespoons
Black Pepper : Kali Mirch : 1 tablespoon
Clove : Laung : 1/2 tablespoon
Ginger : Adrak : Dried : 100 grams
Grind all ingredients together. Have half teaspoon powder with Honey each morning.
Herbal Combination for Anorexia 2
Take the following herbs :
Coriander : Dhaniya : Seeds : 5 tablespoons
Black Salt : Kala Namak : 2 teaspoons
Black Pepper : Kali Mirch : 4 teaspoons
Aniseed : Choti Saunf : 2 teaspoons
Grind all ingredients together. Have half teaspoon powder with water once a day.
Herbal Combination for Anorexia 3
Take 4 tablespoons Coriander seeds and one tablespoon Black Pepper. Powder them together. Add little Salt. Have half teaspoon with lukewarm water once a day.
Herbal Combination for Anorexia 4
Take equal quantity of Coriander seeds and Ginger. Boil in water. Drink one glass once a day.
Herbal Combination for Liver Diseases 2
Take dried Coriander, dried Ginger and Black Salt in equal quantity. Grind them together. Have half teaspoon thrice a day.
Herbal Combination for Indigestion 11
Grind equal quantity of dried Coriander, Dry Ginger and Black Salt. Take half teaspoon thrice a day.
Herbal Combination for Wounds 3
Take Coriander seeds and Barley in equal quantity. Powder them together. Add little water and apply on the affected part.
Herbal Combination for Flatulence 12
Grind some fresh Coriander leaves. Add Black Salt according to your taste. Take it with food.
Herbal Combination for Flatulence 13
Grind 60 gm Angelica seeds with 6 gm Coriander seeds and 8 gm each of Aniseed and Fennel Seeds. Add 200 gm drinkable Alcohol and leave it for 10 days. Strain and mix 1/2 kg sugar dissolved in .5 litres of water. It is a wonderful remedy for Flatulence and Indigestion. Take 2 tablespoons regularly.
Herbal Combination for Eye Diseases 2
Take equal quantity of Indian Gooseberry ( Amla ) and Coriander ( Dhaniya ). Grind them together. Have one teaspoon twice a day.
Herbal Combination for Dysuria 4
Take the following herbs :
Coriander : Dried : 5 tablespoons
Sandalwood : Powder : 5 tablespoons
Indian Gooseberry : 8 pieces
Put all ingredients in one glass water and keep over night. In morning, crush the ingredients. Strain. Add Sugar. Drink.
Herbal Combination for Indigestion 17
Add quarter tsp roasted Cumin seeds, 3 mashed Coriander leaves and a pinch of salt in a glass of water. Mix well and drink once a day.
Herbal Combination for Indigestion 18
Take a Clove, Cardamom, a small piece of Ginger and 4 Coriander leaves. Chew after your meal.
Herbal Combination for Palpitation 1
Take dried Coriander leaves, Aniseed and Jaggery in 1:1:2 ratio. Have 1 tsp of the mixture after every meal.
Herbal Combination for Tuberculosis 4
Take 250 g pulp of Custard Apple and 100 g seedless Raisins. Boil them in 500 ml water. Strain and cool. Have 1 cup of it by adding some sugar, Cinnamon pwder and Cardamom powder in it. Drink it once a day.
Herbal Combination for Acne 24
Crush leaves of both Coriander and Mint. Apply this paste on Acne.
Herbal Combination for Heavy Menstrual Bleeding 2
Mix 1 tsp Coriander seeds and quarter tsp Cinnamon powder. Make its tea. Add Pinch of salt in it. Drink 30 ml once a day.
Herbal Combination for Flatulence 19
Take the following herbs in equal quantity :
Black Pepper : Kali Mirch : Powdered
Ginger : Adrak : Dried : Powdered
Mint : Pudina : Dried : Leaves : Powdered
Coriander : Dhaniya : Seeds: Powdered
Grind them to make powder. Have half teaspoon with lukewarm water twice a day.
Herbal Combination for Dizziness 3
Dip Indian Gooseberry and Coriander seed in equal quantity over night. Next morning, Strain. Drink. Add sugar to taste.
Herbal Combination for Small Pox 4
Add quarter tsp Banana seeds with 1 tsp Coriander juice. Take it once a day.
Herbal Combination for Lower Back Pain 13
Soak half cup of Wheat ( Gehun ) in some water at night. Next morning mix some Coriander ( Dhania ), Vetiver ( Khas Khas ) and a cup of Milk ( dudh ) and boil until it becomes thick. Drink twice a day.
Herbal Combination for Indigestion 28
Grind some fresh Coriander ( Dhaniya ) leaves to take out the juice. Now add One teaspoon of Cumin Seed ( Jeera ) powder and a pinch of salt. Mix all the ingredients in a glass of water and drink. It is a magical remedy for Indigestion.
Herbal Combination for Acne 34
Chop some fresh Coriander leaves ( Dhania ) and squeeze its juice. Mix half tablespoon Turmeric ( Haldi ) powder and make a paste. Apply on your cleaned face every night before going to bed. Follow for a couple of days.
Herbal Combination for Cataract 3
Grind 2 tablespoon each of Aniseed ( Choti Saunf ) and Coriander seeds ( Dhaniya ) and make fine powder. Mix One tablespoon brown sugar powder and take twice a day.