100 grams-100 BV
Kalarchikai is very important herb with wonderful medicinal uses and health benefits. It is very famous in Tamil Nadu for treating pcos (poly cystic ovarian syndrome), irregular periods, preventing cancer of many types including thyroid cancer and also for aiding weight loss especially caused due to pcos as it helps regulate estrogen levels.
Kalarchikai Traditional Uses:
Traditionally kalarchikai powder mixed along with pepper is consumed for treating indigestion and abdominal pain. The seed paste is used for treating many skin ailments and is especially used for treating problems like hydrocele. In certain branch of medicines, it is used for treating leprosy too.
The seed powder is a wonderful anthelmintic so it used traditionally to expel worms. Since the seeds have anti pyretic properties, they are used for treating fever especially malaria. The seeds are also used for treating gum problems including gum boils and inflammation. It is also taken for improving liver health and for treating liver disorders.
Kalarchikai has been traditionally used as a uterine stimulant and is extensively used for treating many problems that women regularly face including painful periods, poly cystic ovarian syndrome and also to cleanse the uterus. In our place, it is mainly used for treating pcos, cough and cold, indigestion and for treating skin problems.