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Benefits Of Fenugreek Herb - Where To Buy Fenugreek Seeds Online

Updated on March 3, 2012

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In my previous health hub “How to get bigger breasts and enhance breast size naturally”, I briefly described about the extraordinary and amazing benefits of fenugreek for increasing breast size, treating menopause, relieving cough, and increasing milk supply in breast feeding women in a natural way and these were just some of the many benefits of fenugreek but in this hub, I will show you how fenugreek seeds can work as a natural remedy for decreased appetite and treating many other medical conditions at the same time. Actually, up until some years ago, people only knew about the benefits of this natural herb it does for the skin but now this natural herb has become famous worldwide because people through alternitive medicine got to know about its impressive healing powers and increased health benefits. Also, this wonderful herb is rich in nutrients and has very interesting medicinal properties. Now read my advice on how fenugreek seeds home remedies help in treatment of decreased appetite, arthritis, hemorrhoids, and inflammatory skin conditions.

Benefits of Fenugreek Seeds for Decreased Appetite

Seeds of Fenugreek are rich in mucilage and proteins and therefore these seeds can be used internally as a mild laxative at the same time protecting the digestive mucosa due to the emollient action of the mucilages. This mild laxative action stimulates all the digestive process clearing up your indigestion and acidity problems, which helps in increased appetite so that you can make greater use of other foods important for nutrition to your body. That is why people have started using fenugreek seeds as a natural remedy for decreased appetite. Now you must be thinking that if fenugreek seeds help in increasing appetite than a person will become much more obese than before but no it is not true because regular use of fenugreek seeds also help in weight loss so have double benefits.

Buy a pack of fenugreek seeds online
Buy a pack of fenugreek seeds online

Or you can buy Nature's Wonderland Fenugreek Seed Herbal Supplement Capsules

How to prepare a fenugreek herbal remedy for increasing appetite?

  1. Boil 1 tablespoon of fenugreek seeds in one cup of water and boil until it turns into a mashed form just like porridge.
  2. Now, in this paste, add honey, brown sugar, and fresh ginger juice for flavor.
  3. Let this paste to dry and your fenugreek remedy is ready.
  4. Take 1 gram of this remedy in each of three daily meals.

The above remedy also helps in treatment of influenza.

Fenugreek seeds have also been used successfully in recovering from tuberculosis. Also, many naturopathics around the world have started the use of fenugreek externally in the following cases:

Fenugreek For Arthritis

Fenugreek seeds are useful in the treatment of painful arthritis. Fenugreek is also an effective herb for treatment of rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis pain and swelling. A poultice of fenugreek seeds can be made by mixing in warm water and applied directly to the painful joints.

Fenugreek For Skin

Fenugreek seeds are also beneficial in treatment of skin disorders like hard to heal wounds, cracked nipples and lips, ulcers, and other dermatological lesions. Also, applying a plaster of fenugreek seed paste to the affected skin helps in immediate healing of furuncles or boils, abscesses, and cellulitis, as this natural remedy helps in drainage and cleaning of skin.

Hemorrhoids can be treated with Fenugreek Poultice
Hemorrhoids can be treated with Fenugreek Poultice

Fenugreek for Hemorrhoids

In case of hemorrhoids, applying fenugreek seed paste directly on the anus in form of a cold poultice helps in reducing the inflammation of the affected parts.

How to prepare a fenugreek poultice for the above conditions?

  • Take 100 gm of crushed fenugreek seeds for 1 liter of water.
  • Boil fenugreek seeds for 15 minutes until it forms a paste.
  • Let this paste to dry.
  • Now apply this paste in a form of poultice to the affected area. You can mix this paste with cold water for treatment of hemorrhoids and warm water for treatment of other conditions like arthritis.
  • Also for treatment of hemorrhoids, fenugreek sitz baths can be made with two or three liters of fenugreek seed extract in cold water.

Natural fenugreek herb
Natural fenugreek herb
Fenugreek seeds and fenugreek leaves
Fenugreek seeds and fenugreek leaves
Fenugree methi mirch herbal remedy
Fenugree methi mirch herbal remedy


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      Jayshree 5 years ago

      Yes, fenugreek seeds are natural remedy and daily use of methi in small amount is good for you. Check my blog for more recipes.

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      anonymous 7 years ago

      is fenugreek available in philippine market?

      i use to breastfeed my 3months old baby but my milk supply started to deteriorate lately. I miss the bonding with my bay and im looking forward to fenugreek for my relactation.

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      yasmin 7 years ago

      fenugreek mucilage has good gelling property

      Fantastic article

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      Rajinder Soni 7 years ago from New Delhi, India

      Thanks a lot for your visit and comment dawnM.

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      Dawn Michael 7 years ago from THOUSAND OAKS

      wow great information, I use fenugreek to cook with, but I had no idea what a wonderful natural remedy it was. Love the article!!!!

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      Rajinder Soni 8 years ago from New Delhi, India

      I will keep on publishing hubs on the same topic for some more time Veronica because I love nature and I like herbs a lot. I know they work and that is why I want to share every bit of information I have on them. Nature and God are adorable. These things relax our mind that we have something to support us naturally when we are in need.

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      Veronica Allen 8 years ago from Georgia

      Once again soni, you have educated us on the wonders of the herbal world and all its benefits. Thank you.

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      Rajinder Soni 8 years ago from New Delhi, India

      Yes I know that but if I would have mentioned some info of that here, it would have made this hub very lengthy which I do not want to do as it confuses the reader.

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      Ten Blogger 8 years ago

      Interesting info. Fenugreek is very useful for Diabetes as well.