A – Z of Herbal Remedies

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Other Names: Fig, Anjeer, Edible Fig, Tree of Life and Knowledge, Ficus Carica
Traditional Usages: Warts, Insect Bites and Stings, Chilblains, Toothache, Dog Bites, Coughs, Hoarseness, Dropsy, Falling Sickness (Epilepsy), Laxative, Syrup of Figs, Boils, Gumboils, Carbuncles, For Strength and Swiftness, Skin Problems, Freckles, Smallpox, Leprosy, Hemorrhoids, Kidney Stones, Cancer treatment in Japan, Disinfectant, Gonorrhea, Diarrhea, Dysentery
Resources: Iran, Western Asia, Syria, India, Pakistan
Parts Used: Fruit, Stems, Leaves, Latix, Roots

Fig - Natural remedy for Anaemia: Three to four dried figs a day are recommended to help prevent anaemia.

Fig - Natural remedy for Asthma: Eat three to four figs on an empty stomach early in the morning.

Fig - Natural remedy for Moles: Soak dried figs in water. Grind into a paste and apply it on moles.

Always seek the advice of your doctor before taking herbal remedies


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