INGREDIENTS & RESEARCH

Caraway

BACKGROUND

Ingredient Type: Botanical

Also Known As: Carum carvi, Carroway, Common caraway, Wild caraway, Wild cumin

Caraway seeds have a long history of use as a culinary herb in Europe and the Middle East. They are also known in folk medicine to help calm mild intestinal spasms, flatulence, and the feeling of uncomfortable fullness.

 

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In the meantimes see the the Michigan Medicine Health Library entry for caraway or the WebMD entry for caraway for more information.