Medicinal properties and health benefits of cloves,The active principles in the clove are known to have antioxidant, anti-septic, local anesthetic, anti-inflammatory, rubefacient (warming and soothing), carminative and anti-flatulent properties.,The spice contains health benefiting essential oils such as eugenol. Storage Instructions: Store in a cool dry place. Away from sunlight.
Cloves are the flower buds of the clove tree, an evergreen also known as Syzygium Aromaticum native to the Maluku Islands in Indonesia. Found in both whole and ground forms, this versatile spice can be used to season pot roasts, add flavor to hot beverages, and bring spicy warmth to cookies and cakes.
Here are some of the health benefits of cloves:
• Helps with cough and cold symptoms
• Natural mouth freshener
• Fights Nausea
• Helps gastric upsets
• Avoids bloating
• Reduces moth ulcers
• Fights tooth pain and bleeding gums
• Helps control high cholesterol levels
• Increases blood circulation