Fennel contains the minerals potassium, sulphur and sodium. Fennel also has mucus-countering and anti-convulsive properties.
Fennel is helpful is removing an appetite. If Fennel is boiled with barley, it will help to promote lactation. Because Fennel has anti-convulsive and pain-relieving properties, it has been recommended as a sedative for small children. It also has diuretic effect and improves digestion.
None known at this time. Always check with your pediatrician before giving ANY herbs to children.
Fennel has been used as an appetite depressant, to heal bronchitis, colic, congestion, convulsions, coughs, abdominal cramping, digestion, female problems, flatulence, gout, gastro-intestinal problems, promotes lactation, nervousness, pin worms, as a mild sedative and for the treatment of spasms.
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