Palkayam – Medicinal herbs

Medicinal herbs

Asafoetida improves digestion by boosting flow of digestive juices in the body, while also treating gastritis and acting as a de-worming medicine. Just add a teaspoon of asafoetida to lukewarm water and drink to remain free of gastritis. In children ╦ťpalkayam (a variety of asafoetida), mixed with a drop of honey, can be used as medicine to treat stomach pain.