Licorice Powder / Athimadhuram Ver Powder / Yashtimadhukam / Mulethi / Yashtimadhu / Iratimadhuram
Licorice Powder / Athimadhuram Powder / Yashtimadhukam / Mulethi / Yashtimadhu / Iratimadhuram
Hindi - Jethimadh, Mithi Lakdi, Mulhathi, Jathi-Madh, Mulethi, Mulhathi, Mulhatti Tamil - Athimadhuram Ver Powder Telugu - Yashtimadhukam, Ati-Madhuramu, Yashtimadhu, Yashti-Madhukam Kannada - Atimadhura, Jaistha Madhu, Ishta Madhooka, Jyeshtha Madhu, Jesta Maddu, Jeshthamadh, Yashtimadhu, Yashti-,Madhuka Malayalam - Iratimadhuram, Irattimadhuram, Yashtimadhu Sanskrit - Yashtimadhu, Madhuka, Madhuyashti, Sthalayashti, Yastimadhuka
Common English Names - Licorice Root Powder, Liquorice Root Powder Botanical Name - Glycyrrhiza Glabra
This package has 100% pure and organic Licorice ( Athimadhuram ) Powder with out any chemicals or preservatives.
About Licorice ( Athimadhuram ):
Liquorice (or) licorice (American English) is the root of Glycyrrhiza glabra from which a sweet flavour can be extracted. The liquorice plant is a herbaceous perennial legume native to the Middle East, southern Europe, and parts of Asia, such as India. It is not botanically related to anise, star anise, or fennel, which are sources of similar flavouring compounds. Liquorice flavours are used as candies or sweeteners, particularly in some European and Middle Eastern countries.
Liquorice extracts have been used in herbalism and traditional medicine.Excessive consumption of liquorice (more than 2 mg/kg/day of pure glycyrrhizinic acid, a liquorice component) may result in adverse effects,such as hypokalemia, increased blood pressure, and muscle weakness.
Some spices and herbs from our grandmothers' trove are so precious that till date they continue to be used in everyday home remedies. One such age-old herb that has been used for its exceptional health promoting properties is mulethi or liquorice, also spelt as licorice. A perennial herb that is found in various parts of Asia and Europe, mulethi has been used for centuries, especially in Ayurveda.
Licorice Root supports liver health and is an antiseptic that helps to calm the stomach. It is also an expectorant and decongestant that can help fight respiratory infections. There is some evidence that liquorice in small amounts can be used to decrease sugar cravings. Moreover, it is also known to be beneficial in cases of low blood pressure.
Amazing Health Benefits of Licorice ( Athimadhuram ) Powder:
- Male Infertility
Licorice ( Athimadhuram ) Powder extract increased sperm production, which may benefit male infertility.
- Reducing Heart Disease Risk
Licorice ( Athimadhuram ) Powder decreased total cholesterol, LDL cholesterol, and blood pressure levels.In a mouse model of heart attack, the anti-inflammatory and anti-oxidative effects of licorice helped mitigate damage to the heart tissue and also facilitate faster recovery.In addition, regular licorice that contains glycyrrhizin and glycyrrhizic acid can cause the body to excrete more potassium and increase blood pressure, which may ultimately worsen heart conditions.
- Reduce Weight Loss
Licorice ( Athimadhuram ) Powder flavonoid oil helps weight loss by enhancing fat oxidation during light exercise.Licorice ( Athimadhura ) Powder was also effective in reducing body weight gain and fat deposition in mice.
- May Cause Problems During Pregnancy
Licorice ( Athimadhuram ) Powder consumption was significantly associated with shorter pregnancy terms. The glycyrrhizic acid from licorice increases cortisol levels, which may cause an increase in prostaglandin levels in the uterus.
- Stalling Cancer
This use of Licorice ( Athimadhuram ) Powder has not been widely tested in humans, but one herbal prostate-cancer formula that contained licorice, to slow the progression of some prostate cancers. Certainly, licorice is no substitute for conventional cancer therapy, but scientists think it has potential.
- Boosts digestion
Licorice (Athimadhuram) Powder has active compounds glycyrrhizin and carbenoxolone that are known to relieve constipation, stomach discomfort, heartburn, acidity and other stomach problems. It also acts as a mild laxative, playing an effective role in stimulating bowel movements.
- Has anti-inflammatory properties
Licorice ( Athimadhuram ) Powder has anti-inflammatory properties that may be able to treat chronic inflammatory diseases like arthritis. Its anti-oxidant properties also reduce the effects of free radicals causing pain and inflammation in the body.
- Cure Cold And Cough
Licorice ( Athimadhuram ) Powder is treating for cough and cold
- Cure Stomach Ulcer
Licorice ( Athimadhuram ) Powder can help loosen the congestion in lungs and it can speed the healing of stomach ulcers.
How to use Licorice (Athimadhuram) Powder:
Take 2 grams of Licorice ( Athimadhuram ) Powder and mix with honey. Adults can take 5 grams of Ahimathuram powder. Eat the mixture to get relief from cough.
Mix 1 tsp of Licorice ( Athimadhuram ) Powder in your hair pack and apply it as usual. It is also helpful in treating dandruff. Taking Athimadhuram Ver Powder internally also helps hair growth.
For General use:
Mix 5 Grams of Licorice ( Athimadhuram ) Powder can be mixed with hot water and drink it twice a day.
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