You are here

Caraway Seeds Health Benefits

colorsandspices's picture


While talking about caraway seeds health benefits, I must admit that it is one of my favorite spices to use for delicious, flavorful cuisines. This flavorful spice is used by many of the nations for various culinary uses . But that is not the only use of caraway seeds; for the several health benefits of caraway seeds, this spice is also used as medicine to treat various health conditions. Being rich in useful nutrients like proteins, lipid, volatile oil, albuminoid substances, minerals, tannins, starch and other beneficial compounds, it has become one of the useful spices to use. Here I am going to discuss, some of the health benefits of caraway seeds .


Caraway Seeds Health Benefits

1.       Digestive Property – Caraway seeds is exceptionally useful to treat problems related to gastro-intestinal tract. Whether it is indigestion or loss of appetite or gastric pain or irritable bowel syndrome (IBS); this seed is going to be beneficial.


2.       Anti-inflammatory Property – The anti-inflammatory property of caraway seeds, help to control any inflammation and inflammation related problems. Particularly, it is very effective to treat any inflammation in the intestine part of our body.


3.       Antiseptic Property – One of the useful health benefits of caraway seeds; is that it can be used as an antiseptic. You can prepare a mouthwash using caraway seeds as the main ingredient to fight with problems like gingivitis or sore throat.


4.       Immunity Booster – The caraway seeds health benefits also enlist the use as an immunity booster. Since these seeds are anti-infection, it provides much strength to the immunity system of out body to fight with external infections.


You can enjoy the above main health benefits of caraway seeds and many others by consuming caraway tea for couple of times a day. You can also use caraway oil to substitute caraway tea and enjoy the same benefits.


Image Courtesy: 

Rate This

Your rating: None
Average: 4.1 (3 votes)
Caraway Seeds Health Benefits