Asafoetida is used for treating hysteria, some nervous conditions, as well as bronchitis, asthma, whooping cough, IBS, high blood pressure and blood glucose problems.
It is an antispasmodic, carminative, expectorant, natural laxative and sedative.
As a potent respiratory stimulant and expectorant, asafoetida helps release phlegm and relieve chest congestion naturally. It’s used in traditional medicine for asthma, whooping cough and bronchitis. The volatile oil in the asafoetida gum is eliminated through the lungs, which is why it can be an excellent treatment for asthma and other lung-related issues.
Asafoetida alleviates FODMAP's issues.
Some foods are "fermentable oligosaccharides, disaccharides, monosaccharides and polyols". Some specific sugars found in them are not absorbed completely by the human body, they ferment and gastrointestinal problems.
Asafoetida is an aphrodisiac. Also beneficial for menstrual disorder