Healing Effects Of Asafoetida
Asafoetida is recognized by its overwhelming odour which has given rise to at least one of it's many popular names, "devil's dung". Asafietida is a resinous gum of a tall perennial herb.
Its therapeutic values are:
- Asafoetida is useful in the treatment of respiratory disorders like whooping cough, asthma and bronchitis.
- Asafoetida is an effective remedy for hysteria.
- Asafoetida is beneficial in the treatment of impotency.
- Asafoetida is an effective remedy for several disease of the stomach. Flatulence and distension of the stomach can be treated by asafetida.