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Dill, Anethum graveolens
Parts used: Seeds.
Constituents: Volataile oil up to 4% including carvone (50%), Flavonoids, Salicylate 50?g per mL.
Actions: Carminative, Anti-spasmodic, Aromatic, Galactagogue.
Indications:
Heartburn, Flatulence, Colic, enhances Lactation, Halitosis and to relieve Indigestion.
Herbal extract: 30-60mL per week.
Energetics: pungent, bitter, cooling. Dosha: PK- V=.
Meridians: stomach, spleen, liver.
Contraindications: None.