Medicinal Benefits of  Ajwain Plant

The Ajwain plant is also known as Mexican mint or Indian Borage.

The Ajwain plant has the same aroma and taste as carom seeds.  In fact, by touching only one can sense that it is an oregano plant.

The Ajwain plant is rich in many nutrients such as protein, carbohydrates, fiber, sodium, potassium, calcium, phosphorus, iron, and thiamine, due to which it is used as a medicinal plant.

Pic credit:  Pinterest

Here are some of its medicinal benefits of Ajwain plant:

1. Digestive Aid

 Similar to regular Ajwain, Mexican mint aids digestion, reduces bloating, and alleviates indigestion and gas.

2. Respiratory Health

Mexican mint leaves are often used to relieve respiratory issues such as coughs, colds, and asthma due to their expectorant properties.

3. Anti-inflammatory

The leaves of Mexican mint contain compounds with anti-inflammatory properties, which may help reduce inflammation in the body.

4. Pain Relief

It may provide relief from various types of pain, including headaches and joint pain.

5. Stress Relief

Mexican mint leaves are used in herbal teas or aromatherapy to promote relaxation and reduce stress and anxiety.

6. Antioxidant Properties

The leaves of Mexican mint contain antioxidants that help protect cells from damage caused by free radicals.

Don't hesitate; bring this amazing plant home now and enjoy its medicinal benefits.