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ANISEED

ANIJS, Pimpinella anisum
Parts used: Seeds
Constituents: Flavonoids; rutin, quercetin, Volatile oil, Coumarins; bergapten, Fatty oil 30 %, Vitamin B
Minerals; potassium, calcium, iron and magnesium. Salicylate more than 50 mcg. per mL
 
Actions Indications
Expectorant
Antispasmodic
Aromatic
Carminative
Galactagogue
Anti-parasitic
Tonic
Asthma, dry or spasmodic coughs, pertussis, bronchial catarrh, infantile catarrh

Colic, flatulence, stomach pain, Morning sickness (use drop dose)


Topically for scabies and lice

BHP Specific; Bronchitis, bracheitis with persistent cough
 
Herbal extract, 10-25mL per week
Energetics: Sweet, pungent, warming, drying, dosha: KV- P+
Meridians: lung, heart, spleen
Caution: Period may return slightly to post menopausal women
 
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