Calamus tea is a good remedy against a large array of ailments such as laryngitis, but not only. It has a good taste when drank and it can fight the desire for tobacco.
Calamus Tea description
Calamus is a perennial semi-aquatic plant that grows in wetlands. It is found in Europe, Russia, East and South Asia, and the United States and Canada.
Its leaves and rhizomes have a strong scent, due to which Calamus is appreciated in the perfume industry.
Calamus tea is the resulting beverage from brewing the abovementioned plant.
Calamus Tea brewing
To prepare Calamus tea:
- pour a cup of boiling water on 2 teaspoonfuls of the calamus root
- leave it to steep for about 10 to 15 minutes
Calamus tea is recommended to be drunk an hour before eating.
Calamus Tea benefits
Calamus tea has been successfully used to:
- treat chest congestion
- treat digestive problems (flatulence and bloating)
- relieve stomach spasms
- enhance the appetite
- treat laryngitis
- fight the desire for tobacco
- fight fever
Calamus Tea side effects
Calamus tea is not recommended to pregnant or nursing women.
Calamus tea is a medicinal beverage efficient in dealing with stomach spasms, digestive problems and chest congestion.