Sweet flag (Acorus Calamus)
Smokers chewing the roots, it may help to quit this habit. The herb stimulates the function of liver and bile. It is an excellent tonic for the gastrointestinal tract.
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Used in all kinds of dyspepsia, gastritis and gastric ulcers. Stimulates appetite and acts positively in cases of exhaustion and weakness due to digestive problem. We can use it in case of colic due to flatulence (gas) with good results.
Traditionally used as a tranquilizer and general “wonder drug,” calamus also is used as a flavoring. The oil is a sedative, hypotensive, and muscle relaxant.
Boil 1 teaspoon to 1 cup of water for four minutes, leave 10 minutes and drink half an hour before breakfast or lunch). Overdose can cause vomiting or gastrointestinal problems. In the evening avoid it because it causes plenty urination.