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Coriander Seeds

Other Names: Coriander, Coriander Seed, Cilantro, Dhaniya, Chinese Parsley, Greek Parsley, Japanese Parsley, Arab Parsley, Coriandrum Sativum
Traditional Usages: Culinary Spice, Flatulence, Bloating, Cramps, Digestive Aid, Settles Spasms in the Gut, Counters Nervous Disorders, Coughs, Chest Pains, Bladder Complaints, Leprosy Rash, Fever, Dysentery, Headaches, Oral Inflammations, Postpartum Complications, Loss of Appetite, Chickenpox, Measles, Hemorrhoids, Rectal Prolapse, Chew leaves to sweeten the breath, Laxative, Gastroenteritis, Natural cleansing Agent removing metals and toxins from the body.
Reources: Britain, Europe, Mediterrenean Region, Western Asia, Northern Africa, China
Parts Used: Seeds, Leaves, Roots, Essential oil
Administration Method: Crushed and powdered.
Herb Action: Antispasmodic, antibacterial, antifungal, digestive stimulant
Herbal Research: Coriander
Health Warning: Avoid during Pregnancy and Breastfeeding. Consult your doctor before taking Coriander. Do not take Essential Oil internally.


Coriander Seeds - Herbal remedy for Conjunctivitis: Boil one teaspoon of coriander seeds in one cup of water. Let it cool down, strain and put two drops in the affected eyes once in the morning and once in the evening. Available from wwwnealsyard.co.uk.

Coriander Seeds and Amla - Herbal remedy for Vertigo:  Soak 10mg of coriander seeds and dried amla powder in a glass of water in the night. Strain the solution in the morning and drink. You may repeat this for a few days with results improving as days pass by. Available from wwwnealsyard.co.uk.

Always seek the advice of your doctor before taking herbal remedies
   

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