8 TOP HEALTH BENEFITS, MEDICINAL USES & SIDE EFFECTS OF AJWAIN | CAROM SEEDS | OMUM | VAMU | ONVA
AJWAIN FOR STOMACH RELATED PROBLEMS:
1. Ajwain Seeds For Gastritis:
Carom seeds are a great remedy for treating gastritis. We regularly use this remedy at home for treating gastritis: Take a tender betel leaf and add 1/4 tsp of ajwain seeds and a pinch of rock salt and roll. Chew on this mixture and swallow it, a very very effective remedy for gastritis.
2. Ajwain Seeds For Babies:
Like I mentioned before ajwain seeds are one of the best home remedies for treating indigestion in children and the best way to make it is by roasting the seeds in an empty pan till they start spluttering then add water and boil till reduced in half and strain. Though we don’t use this remedy in many places the paste of ajwain is applied externally on the babies stomach for treating colic pain.
3. Ajwain For Indigestion:
Ajwain or carom seed water mixed with little bit of black salt is a good home remedy for treating indigestion. You can also chew on ajwain seeds if you are suffering from indigestion and drink a cup of hot water, a simple but effective home remedy for indigestion while traveling.
4. Ajwain Seeds in Cooking:
If certain traditional recipes call for ajwain seeds, please try your best to add ajwain seeds as suggested, it will greatly prevent indigestion and will help in easy digestion. But please remember ajwain has a strong and distinctive smell so always add only the required amount in recipes…
AJWAIN FOR RESPIRATORY PROBLEMS:
5. Ajwain Seeds For Cough & Cold:
Ajwain water is a very good home remedy for cold and cough. You can take it as such and it will greatly relieve chest congestion, headaches and blocked nose. Adjust the amount of carom seeds depending on the age, for kids below ten years reduce the amount of ajwain by half.
6. Ajwain For Asthma & Headache:
Ajwain has broncho dilating properties and the smoke got by sprinkling ajwain on hot coal is a good remedy for headaches due to cold and asthma. Ajwain water can also be taken while suffering from respiratory problems and it will greatly help. If children find it difficult to sleep at night due to chest congestion or blocked nose, the vapors produced by boiling the seeds in water can be inhaled…
AJWAIN FOR EXTERNAL APPLICATION:
7. Ajwain Gargle:
Ajwain infusion is great for treating sore throat, I personally use this gargle whenever I suffer from sore throat. For the gargle, boil a cup of water with 1 tsp of ajwain and 1/2 tsp of crystal salt and use it as a gargle. Chewing on ajwain seeds also helps to get rid of bad breath as it has anti bacterial properties….
8. Ajwain For Skin Problems:
Ajwain seeds is very good for treating skin problems like ring worm, eczema, psoriasis, etc. For the remedy, take equal quantity of the turmeric, neem leaves and ajwain, make a paste and apply on the affected area. This paste is a very good and safe home remedy to treat skin infections…
9. Ajwain For Muscular Pain & Arthritic Pain:
Ajwain oil obtained from the seeds can be used as a massage oil for arthritic pain, you can easily order ajwain oil online. For muscular pain, heat 1/4 cup sesame oil and add 1 tbsp of ajwain. Once it splutters remove from fire and use it as a massage oil while it is still warm. This same oil also can be used as a massage oil for treating body aches as well…
10. Ajwain Seeds For Hair:
During winter months, some people will suffer from sinus infections especially if they have oil bath. For them adding ajwain seeds to the oil will greatly help. Just heat up the oil you are planning to use for oil bath and then add ajwain seeds, switch off and use as a massage oil. This oil also will prevent dandruff if used regularly….