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Digestive Herbs


Digestive herbs are those herbs which promote the digestion of food. These herbs enhance the working of digestive system of the body.

Effect on Digestive herbs on Body :
These herbs effect the Digestive Tract. They help in toning and cleansing the Digestive Tract. These herbs also help in proper breakdown and absorption of nutrients of food consumed.


Allium Vineale
Antizoma Angustifolia
Aquatic Job s Tears
Ardisia Gigantifolia
Asystasia Mysorensis
Atalantia Ceylanica
Bambara Groundnut
Basil Thyme
Bauhinia Malabarica
Big Sagebrush
Bird's Nest
Cajanus Scarabaeoides
Calamus Rivalis
Candlestick Ceropegia
Chlorocardium Rodiei
Cleome Spinosa
Combretum Micranthum
Cordia Monoica
Cork Bush
Crithmum Maritimum
Crocanthemum Canadense
Dwarf Ceylon Atalantia
English Mace
Frasera Speciosa
Garcinia Zeylanica
Garden Pink Sorrel
Geum Alatum
Gigantic Himalayan Balsam
Glandularia Bipinnatifida
Himalayan Whorlflower
Hydrocotyle Javanica
Japanese Wormwood
Jhar Beri
Lavandula Stoechas
Lehmann Lovegrass
Limnophila Rugosa
Little Bluestem
Malva Rotundifolia
Malvaviscus Drummondii
Maqui Berry
Muster John Henry
Ochna Jabotapita
Oneleaf Onion
Opuntia Elatior
Oxeye Daisy
Pennsylvania Bittercress
Pig Gallbladder
Pinto Bean
Piper Chaba
Pulsatilla Patens
Rhododendron Anthopogon
Sarcostemma Viminale
Schkuhria Pinnata
Shrubby Sea Blite
Sisymbrium lro
Smoketree Leaved Viburnum
Snow Pea
Stem Clasping Ligularia
Swamp Onion
Tacca Integrifolia
White Sweet Clover
Wild Himalayan Pear
Yellow Wood Violet
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Materia Medica for

Single Herbs

Curry Leaf ( Karipatta ) for Anorexia

Use Curry leaves in your daily meal while cooking. It helps to increase Appetite.

Cyclea Peltata for Digestive Disorders

Add 2 g root powder of Cyclea Peltata in a cup of lukewarm water.

Galangal for Digestive Disorders

Consume 3 g rhizome powder of Galangal before every meal.

Nut Grass for Indigestion

Grind dried tuber of Nut Grass to make powder. Take 3 g of it with Honey twice a day.

Pointed Gourd for Anorexia

Include cooked Pointed Gourd in your daily diet. It is Digestive and helps in increasing Appetite.

Curry Leaf ( Karipatta ) for Stomach Problems

Grind 4-5 Curry leaves to make a fine paste. Mix this paste in one glass of Buttermilk. Drink it in the morning on an empty stomach.

Cinnamon ( Dalchini ) for Digestive Disorders

Take quarter tsp Cinnamon ( Dalchini ) powder with lukewarm water. Have it once a day.

Cumin ( Jeera ) for Digestive Disorders

Chew 2 g Cumin seeds after your meal. It helps in proper Digestion.

Dill for Digestive Disorder

Chew 3 g Dill seeds after your every meal.

Nutmeg ( Jaiphal ) for Indigestion

Add 3-4 drops of Nutmeg ( Jaiphal ) oil in 1 tsp Honey. Have this mixture once a day.

Alfalfa for Indigestion

Chew 2-3 fresh leaves of Alfalfa daily. It enhance your Digestion.

Bael for Indigestion

Crush ripe Bael fruit. Add it to boiled water for 3 hours. Reheat the solution. Filter. Take 10 ml three times a day.

Chayote for Indigestion

Cook leaves of Chayote in water until they get soft. Eat 10 g twice a day.

Peppermint for Digestion

Peppermint is used to aid digestion from years. It eases the bowel movement is aids digestion. It is good to treat digestive disorders like Bloating, Indigestion, Diarrhea, Abdominal cramps and Irritable Bowel. It has a soothing effect on Intestines.
Have a cup of fresh Peppermint tea every day.
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Herbal Treatment For Indigestion 1

Mix equal quantities of Aniseed, Caraway, Dill and Fennel. Add dried Mint leaves in it. Steep 1 tsp in 1/2 cup boiling water. Take 30 Minutes before a meal.

Herbal Treatment For Indigestion 25

Take 50 g Grapes and 20 g Fennel seed. Soak them in water overnight. Mesh the content in same water. Strain. Add some Sugar in the liquid and drink.
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