Comes in a package of 3 10-inch sticks.
Biological Name: Cinnamomum cassia
Other Names: Cinnamon, Tvak, Dalchini, Daruchini, Karuva, Vazhana, tamalapatra
Description: This plant is indigenous to India and Sri Lanka.
Parts Used: Bark
Actions: alterative, analgesic, antibacterial, antifungal, antiseptic, anti-rheumatic, antispasmodic, aromatic, astringent, carminative, demulcent, diaphoretic, digestive, diuretic, expectorant, germicide, hemostatic, stimulant, stomachic
Uses: backaches, bronchitis, colds, congestion, diarrhea, dysentery, edema, flu, gas, headaches, hiccup, indigestion, liver problems, menorrhagia, menstrual pain, melancholy, muscle tension, nausea, pain of the waist and knees, palpitations, toothache, vomiting
Dosage: Infusion, decoction, powder, oil
Caution: Bleeding disorders.
No information about the safety of this herb is available.
Use caution. Ayurvedic herbs are often taken in combination with others to neutralize the toxicity one herb with the opposing effect of other. Do not take except under the supervision of a qualified professional.