Botanical Name: Cuminum cyminum
Common Name: Cumin seed
Part Used: Seeds
Use in Ayurved: Jeeraka is used to increase urine flow to relieve bloating (as a diuretic). It acts as an appetizer & digestive; So that it is useful in digestive disorders. It helps to relieve flatulence, indigestion, diarrhea, nausea, morning sickness, and atonic dyspepsia. It also promotes milk secretion. It also helps in piles.