One of the best all around herbs to include in your diet on a regular basis (pitta dosha constitution be careful as it’s heating)
-Natural antibiotic –contains Allicin
-Purifies fatty tissue layer and Ama in general (undigested food)
-Stimulates action of the nerves, good for intellect. Improves clarity
-Good for eyes.
-Stimulates liver and heart functioning.
Removes excess mucous from respiratory tract (good for bronchitis/pneumonia).
-Soothing action on throat.
-Supports reproductive tissue (semen)
-Clears menstrual blocks.
-Good for bone fractures.
-taken internally good for all Vata disorders, chronic breathing
problems, Vata dysuria, impotency, dysmenorrhea, fractures.
Special Note: Garlic taken with milk is said to help some Fibromalgia cases as well as osteoarthritis (for more info on Milk and Garlic go to http://nilasays.hubpages.com/hub/Garlic-milk-A-medicinal-drink)