Green Anise

Pimpinella anisum L.

Part used

Desiccated fruit.

Indication

Traditional oral use in the symptomatic treatment of mild digestive disorders, including bloating and flatulence. It is also used as an expectorant with coughs associated with colds.

Properties

Anise has carminative, digestive, spasmolytic (especially respiratory and digestive level), expectorant, antibacterial and antifungal action.