Medicinal uses of Star Anise

Star Anise
We have seen this star anise, also known as Annachi flower, in curries and in biryani varieties. Star anise is one of the most important spices used in India. It also has some other names like ‘Annasi Mokku’, Takkolam, Star Anise. It is used not only for fragrance but also for food decoration and medicine.

Star Anise origin

Star Anise native is China. This flower has been used in Chinese Ayurvedic medicine. It has gradually spread to all countries and is now an indispensable spice in India.

Star Anise oil

Oils are also made from the this flower. This oil cures all skin allergies. This oil helps to regulate blood flow and strengthen the nerves. It mainly contains anethole, estrogol, foniculin, limonene, methyl keyhole, linoleic acid and palmitic acid. So it has a lot of medicinal properties that we don’t know about.

Star anise

The old men add this star-shaped seed to boiling water and drink it. They also add it to the spices we use every day, such as garam masala. This flower is an indispensable spice in all dishes cooked using spices in India.

Medicinal uses of pineapple flower

The gas problem will go away
This seed has a slightly sweet taste. Adding this to our diet gives us two kinds of taste. It also completely reduces the gas problem and helps our food to be digested more easily. About 23% of the population in India suffers from gas and digestive problems. This seed would be the biggest solution to such problems.

The nerve problem will go away

Children suffering from health problems are also given a decoction made with this seed. It is widely used for food digestion in countries like Turkey, China and Russia. This seed helps in preventing vomiting, nausea, seizures, etc. by curing neurological problems and enhancing health.

Antiviral drug
Annachi flower contains 'Shigimic acid', a drug that kills the virus. Tamiflu tablets for swine flu are made from thi seed.

Increasing immunity

Star Anise has high immunity. It contains bioactive substances that kill bacteria, viruses, fungi and yeast. It helps to keep us healthy without any infections in our body due to this anti-inflammatory property. This will removes the toxins in our body and multiplies our immunity.

The sour belch will be avoided

A few will have a sour belch problem. This will make them uncomfortable. This seed is the best solution for such people. If you take half a gram of this seed powder and eat it with water three times a day after meals, you will not get sour belching.

Solve the cold and cough problem

Roast anise seed and make powder and take half a spoon of it, add cumin and pepper to it, boil it, and filter it. Add honey and drink it in the morning and evening to cure colds, flu and cough.

Muscle pain heals

Roast this seed and make powder and take 100 ml each of castur oil and sesame oil and boil it as an ointment. Applying this ointment for muscle aches cures muscle pain. Adjusts muscle grip. Relieves tension when rubbed on the forehead.

Numerous infections are plaguing humans today. To disable all of this we need to take foods that are high in immunity. So include products like this in your diet to enhance your health.

Medicinal uses of Fennel Seeds

Fennel Seeds is a fragrant flowering plant belonging to the ‘Apiaceae’ family. It is native to the eastern Mediterranean and parts of southwest Asia. Anise has a taste similar to some of the spices like Licorice, Anise. Anise is an herb used in medicine.

Fennel Seeds are one of the unavoidable spices in Indian cuisine. Indians eat this after meals to refresh the mouth. Fennel seeds have many other health benefits besides refreshing the mouth. That is why it is an important ingredient of the diet. Foods cooked with fennel seed have a certain aroma. It is also called "Sombu".

Medicinal uses of Fennel Seeds:

Increasing the digestive power:

After eating spicy foods like biryani and many other non-vegetarian foods, if you finally put a little bit of Fennel Seeds in your mouth and Chew, that food will be easily digested.

Helps to get good sleep

Some people do not get enough sleep due to workload, stress, and health problems. To correct these problems, adding fennel seeds to your diet daily can help strengthen your nerves and help you sleep better. Fennel seeds are rich in Magnesium. 

Infertility will go away

When both men and women with infertility problems take other medications along with little fennel seeds, infertility will soon go away.

Cool the body

Just chewing fennel seeds to relieve body heat. The reason for the high inclusion of fennel seeds in foods cooked in the summer is due to the cooling capacity of the fennel seeds.

Abdominal pain will resolve

Give fennel seeds immediately after children have a stomach ache. Thus if the abdomen is as lumpy as clay or if there is abdominal pain the pain is immediately corrected.

Controls diabetes

People with diabetes can keep the blood sugar level at the right level if the fennel seeds are boiled and drunk.

The gastric problem will go away

Gastric problem is caused by indigestion. Eating little fennel seeds will correct the blood flow to the stomach and increase the digestive power. Thus the gastric problem is cured.

Eye vision becomes clear

People with blurred vision, farsightedness, and nearsightedness can take the fennel seeds daily. Consumption by those who do not have eye vision disorders can avoid future problems.


Drinking fennel seeds tea daily will help keep the body hydrated and healthy. Fennel seeds tea is a good alternative to tea and coffee. You will always be refreshed by drinking this.

Eliminates breathing problems

When cold in winters and rainy seasons we can’t even breathe properly and we have a hard time during those times. In those times if you take these fennel seeds a little and just chew it well in your mouth and drink a tumbler of hot water, this cold problem will be cured immediately.

Breastfeeding mothers secrete milk well

Breast milk secretion in some of the mothers who have given birth sometimes decreased and does not get the required amount. Breastfeeding mothers are advised to include fennel seeds in their diet to increase breast milk secretion. It contains a chemical called "anitol" which stimulates the hormone estrogen in the body in women to increase the secretion of breast milk.

Waterlogging will be resolved

Hydration or dehydration can cause a problem for some people to have a lot of water in the tissues of the hands and feet when they walk together and do other work. People who have dehydration problem, if they eat fennel seeds from time to time, they will excrete excess water from the body through urine.

Benefits of drinking fennel seed water

1. Fennel water regulates the body's metabolism, controls calories and fats in the body, and reduces body weight.

2. Fennel seeds are used as a medicine to cure liver disease.

3. Drinking fennel water will dissolve the unwanted flesh around the stomach. Dissolves the belly and gives the perfect body structure.

4. fennel water cleanses the blood by flushing out excess uric acids in the blood through wastes.

5. If you drink fennel water, the brain will be active and refreshed.

6. Fennel water helps the brain to produce a natural hormone called melatonin, which leads to better restful sleep.

Fennel seeds are added to curries, pickles, biscuits, beverages, and confectionery to express its uniqueness, aroma and spicy taste. Used as a pain reliever, appetite suppressant, and digestive disorder.