Carminative

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Latest Edit: Hector 2014-3-13 (EDT)

See Also Naturopathic Therapies
See Also Botanical Medicine (Herbalism)


Carminatives (sometimes referred to as Stomachics) are rich in volatile oils and by their action stimulate the peristalsis of the digestive system and relax the stomach, thereby supporting the digestion and helping against gas in the digestive tract. Many carminative herbs are used extensively in cooking.

Carminative Herbs:

The above list of herbs are not meant to provide medical advice. They are a list of herbs that have a common action. Talk to a naturopathic doctor before beginning any treatment regimen.

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