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Comman Name : Larger or Greater Cardamom, Nepal Cardamom

Latin Name : Amomum subulatum Zingiberaceae

Sanskrit Name : Aindri, Sthula ela, Brihatupakunchika, Badi-elaichi

  • This is anti-oxidant, disease preventing and health promoting herbs.
  • The therapeutic properties of cardamom-oil have been found application in many traditional medicines as antiseptic, antispasmodic, carminative, digestive, diuretic, expectorant, stimulant, stomachic and tonic.
  • It is used to treat and prevent sore throats.
  • Black cardamom is used for stomach disorders and malaria.
  • In combination with the seeds of melon, it is used as a diuretic for kidney stones.