Cardamom

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What other names is Cardamom known by?

Amomum cardamomum, Bai Dou Kou, Black Cardamom, Cardamome, Cardamome de Malabar, Cardamome Noire, Cardamome de Sri Lanka, Cardamome Verte, Cardamomo, Cardamom Essential Oil, Cardomom, Cardomomi Fructus, Ela, Elettaria cardamomum, Green Cardamom, Huile Essentielle de Cardamome, Indian Cardamom, Lesser Cardamom.

What is Cardamom?

Cardamom is an herb. The seeds are used to make medicine.

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  • Intestinal spasms, heartburn, irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), cold, cough, bronchitis, inflammation of the mouth and throat, liver and gallbladder problems, loss of appetite, preventing infections, gas, constipation, and urinary problems.

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