Digestransit fennel rosemary artichoke black radish Digestransit fennel rosemary artichoke black radish
Unrest Aerophagia disorders, bloating, pain nausea, indigestion, upset stomach, cramps, colic and intestinal cramping, menorrhagia, dysmenorrhea
Beneficial Lactogenesis, congested lungs, fluid retention (swollen ankles, feet, legs, abdomen and eyelids) stimulates appetite, regulation of menstrual flow
Fennel is classified among the variety of vegetable plants tell, of a size reaching nearly two meters, biennial and perennial whose root is white. The leaves of fennel are a dark green color and cut into small strips. The small flowers of fennel yellow hue are grouped at the top of the stem, they are similar from July to October. Its fruit is yellow-green oblong. The characteristic of fennel is to spread a sweet smell when aniseed crumples.
Fennel is often in the wild in all warm and temperate areas, especially along the roads in the south of France and the West, and America. It is grown in the Mediterranean basin, because preferably on limestone soils and dry.
Fennel composition Fennel medicinal properties
Fennel comprises flavor oil which consists of methyl-chavicol or estragole, of anethol and fenchone. This plant contains flavonoids and sterols, furanocoumarin or hydroxycoumarin (the impératorine and bergapten), fats, sugars and calcium oxalate, starch and vitamin A, vitamin C and.
Fennel has excellent anti flatulence and spasmolytic, expectorant and diuretic.
Thanks to its properties on the digestive system (which dates back to ancient times), fennel eliminates flatulence, aerophagia and bloating annoying disorders of indigestion, colitis, stomach pain (cramps) and the disadvantages of bad breath.
The benefits of fennel stimulate the appetite (it is associated with other plants of ancient syrup component of the five roots) and its diuretic action, it significantly reduces water retention, whether on the ankles and feet, legs, belly or eyelids.
Fennel is recommended to help young mothers in the lactation phase, because this will help increase milk production, especially those that do not produce enough. Fennel is used since ancient times by women, to regulate menstrual flow especially for dysmenorrhea (absence or low flow) or its opposite too abundant flow (menorrhagia). Virtue expectorant fennel makes the ideal in the bronchi congested or coughing.
Fennel other uses
You all know the fennel in cooking recipes, it goes well with fish, but did you know that it also served to remove all insects especially slugs and snails very useful for farmers.
The flatulence, bloating, pain and nausea, indigestion, stomach pain, heaviness after eating, spasms, colic and stomach cramps, breast milk production difficult or inadequate, congested lungs, cough, retention water (swollen ankles, feet, legs, abdomen and eyelids) stimulates appetite, regulation of menstrual flow, the menorrhagia or dysmenorrhea its opposite.