This commonly used spice is a good digestive & its pleasant flavour has soothing effect on mind.
Indigestion: 2 gm powder of bark with water twice a day.
Loss of Appetite: 2 gm powder of equal parts of Dalchini and Ajvain (Trachyspremum ammi Spragne) for chewing in three divided doses before food.
Vomiting: 1-2 gm powder with honey thrice a day in divided doses.
Tension headache: To be rubbed with water on a rough surface & applied to forehead.
Mental tension: The aroma has soothing action on mind. Crushed pieces may be kept in hanky or near the pillow.
Dry cough: Chewing controls the throat irritation and helps in dry cough.