Omum ( Bishop’s weed ) is a small, erect, annual shrub with soft fine hairs. It has many branches of leafy stems, small feather like leaves, 4 to 12 rays of flower heads, each bearing 6 to 16 flowers. The fruits are very small, egg-shaped and gray in colour. Ajwain is pungent and bitter. It is traditionally known as a digestive aid and an antiseptic. Other medicinal uses are listed below
1.Ajwain helps in curing the disorders such as ulcers,menstrual and post-natal disorders, pimples, kidney stones.
2.Ajwain is used for indigestion and gas relief .
3.Omam or Ajwain is also useful in curing toothache and earache.
4.Helps pregnant women in digesting their food, increases the appetite and keeps the uterus healthy.
5.Ajwain seeds also reduces the craving and desire for alcohol.
6.Ajwain’s germicide and antiseptic properties are utilized in many cough syrups.
7.Used as anti-oxidants, preservatives and in medicine.
8.The seeds of ajwain is used internally in the treatment of colds, coughs and asthma.
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