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Ajwain

Main Ingredients:   Ajwain (AKA: Carum Copticum, Ajowan Seed)

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5.5  Effectiveness
4.9  Side Effects
4.8  Holistic Benefits

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Reported Changes in Health and Well-Being
Since taking Ajwain, RateADrug survey participants noticed these changes in their health:
Effect on:Much WorseWorseNo ChangeBetterMuch Better
Appetite 2.6% 15.8% 68.4% 13.2% 0%
Balance/Equilibrium 0% 2.6% 94.7% 0% 2.6%
Blood Pressure 5.3% 7.9% 86.8% 0% 0%
Breathing 0% 7.9% 92.1% 0% 0%
Confidence 0% 2.6% 92.1% 5.3% 0%
Coordination/Motor Skills 2.6% 2.6% 94.7% 0% 0%
Digestion 5.3% 28.9% 52.6% 5.3% 7.9%
Emotional Well-being 0% 5.3% 89.5% 5.3% 0%
Energy 2.6% 7.9% 81.6% 7.9% 0%
Eyesight 0% 5.3% 89.5% 2.6% 2.6%
Memory 2.6% 7.9% 86.8% 2.6% 0%
Mental Clarity 0% 10.5% 84.2% 5.3% 0%
Pain 0% 13.2% 84.2% 2.6% 0%
Patience 0% 7.9% 86.8% 5.3% 0%
Sexual Health 5.3% 2.6% 86.8% 5.3% 0%
Skin Complexion 2.6% 7.9% 84.2% 5.3% 0%
Sleep 2.6% 5.3% 86.8% 5.3% 0%
Stress Level 0% 7.9% 89.5% 2.6% 0%
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Commonly Reported Ajwain Side Effects
RateADrug survey participants experienced these commonly reported side effects:
Effect on:NoneMildModerateStrongSevere
Allergic Reaction 93.5% 3.2% 0% 3.2% 0%
Bloating 91.7% 0% 0% 8.3% 0%
Blurred Vision 90.9% 9.1% 0% 0% 0%
Breathing Difficulties 95.5% 4.5% 0% 0% 0%
Confusion 95.8% 0% 4.2% 0% 0%
Constipation 70% 20% 0% 10% 0%
Dark / Tarry Stools 83.3% 0% 16.7% 0% 0%
Depression 91.7% 0% 4.2% 0% 4.2%
Diarrhea 88.2% 8.8% 0% 2.9% 0%
Dizziness 88.2% 5.9% 5.9% 0% 0%
Drowsiness 87.5% 12.5% 0% 0% 0%
Fatigue 88.2% 5.9% 5.9% 0% 0%
Gas 91.7% 0% 4.2% 4.2% 0%
Headache 88.2% 5.9% 0% 5.9% 0%
Insomnia 95.8% 0% 4.2% 0% 0%
Irregular Heartbeat 90.9% 4.5% 4.5% 0% 0%
Itching 88% 4% 0% 8% 0%
Mood Swings 95.5% 0% 0% 4.5% 0%
Nausea 90.3% 6.5% 0% 3.2% 0%
Sensitivity to Light 95.5% 4.5% 0% 0% 0%
Sexual Dysfunction 90.9% 0% 4.5% 4.5% 0%
Stomach Ache 90.9% 4.5% 0% 4.5% 0%
Sweating 91.7% 4.2% 0% 4.2% 0%
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Less Commonly Reported Ajwain Side Effects
RateADrug survey participants experienced less commonly reported side effects:
Effect on:NoneMildModerateStrongSevere
Amnesia / Memory Loss 91.7% 8.3% 0% 0% 0%
Back Pain 90% 10% 0% 0% 0%
Blurred Vision 80% 0% 0% 0% 20%
Depression 90% 10% 0% 0% 0%
Itching 83.3% 0% 0% 16.7% 0%
Nervousness 87.5% 8.3% 0% 0% 4.2%
Swelling around the Eyes 87.5% 4.2% 0% 8.3% 0%
Swelling of the Hands and/or Lips 87.5% 4.2% 0% 8.3% 0%
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Episodes since taking Ajwain
Since taking Ajwain Rate a Drug survey participants reported these episodes:
Fall 1%
Hospitalization 0.5%
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User Comments about Ajwain
23 Aug 2016 I love ajwain seeds which have been dried with lemon juice and salt or heated dry and crunchy. I take small doses of it after every meal...keeps my bowels clear every morning...removes gas and giddiness too when I suffer from headaches/migraine...love its tangy taste...specially that of ajwain pachak got in Indian stores which comes coated with ginger and raw mango powder too.
   —Posted by AwesomeAjwain
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23 Feb 2016 I have very bad experience when we eat ajwain very much eaching after 4-hours
   —Posted by Anonymous
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04 Aug 2015 recently diagnosed with utrine fibroid...taking ajwain for about six month. i love its taste but i fear it is the cause.
   —Posted by ajwain eater
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18 Sep 2014 its giving relief from Acidity
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10 Sep 2014 Ajwain is the best medicine for me for my Gastric problem, I am using medicines which were not helpful to control my Gas problem in stomach. After taking Ajwain i controlled Gastric problem instantly.
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