Licorice Medicinal Uses, Health Benefits, Natural Home Remedies for many health problems.
Botanical Name: Glycyrrhiza glabra
English : Licorice, Liquorice
Tamil : அதிமதுரம் (Athimathuram), அதிங்கம், மதுகம், அட்டி
Malayalam: ഇരട്ടിമധുരം (Irattimathuram)
Hindi: यष्टिमधु (Yashtimadhu)
Licorice is also known as Liquorice. Licorice has a sweet taste. Its Root is used as a medicine for many ailments, to cool the body, to cure cough, to cure asthma and to eliminate problems in the respiratory tract.
It is used as a sweetener for other pharmaceutical products.
Licorice Medicinal Uses
Take some licorice root and boil it in one cup of water. After it becomes half a cup, let it cool. Then add some Palm Sugar and Pepper Powder. Drink it in the morning. This drink will make your voice very sweat.
Soak some Licorice root in water and gargle.
Gargle with Licorice root decoction which will give relief from sore throat, throat infection and pain.
Have a spoon of licorice root powder mixed with a spoon of honey
Licorice helps to kill the bacteria which causes tooth decay.
Note: Licorice should be used with caution and under medical supervision only. It should be avoided by Pregnant women, people with heart disease, kidney and liver disorders.
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