Glycyrrhiza glabra - Mulethi / Licorice / Yastimadhu/ Athimadhura Powder
Mulethi, also known as mulethi churna is one such classical ayurvedic remedy that has a centuries-long repute of being the ultimate grandma’s remedy for cough and sore throat.
This traditional herb exhibits manifold benefits and is extensively used in several folk remedies and classical ayurvedic formulations to treat respiratory problems, obesity, skin infection, liver disorders, gastric problem, hormonal regulation, general debility, joint pain and many more. Also Read: Licorice, Sweet Deal for Various Ailments
Therapeutic Properties Of Mulethi:
Mulethi, clad by the vernacular names ‘Licorice’ in English, ‘Mulethi’ or ‘Jethimadhu’ in Hindi, ‘Atimadhuram’ in Tamil, ‘Yashtimadhukam’ in Telugu, and ‘Jestimadh’ in Marathi, it is one of the most common ayurvedic herbs, that is found in almost every Indian household and is often handed over to chew on whenever someone’s got a sore throat or a chest or nasal congestion.