Benefits of Kasini Vithai / Chicory Tree seeds Dried (Raw)
Chicory is used for loss of appetite, upset stomach, constipation, liver and gallbladder disorders, cancer, and rapid heartbeat. It is also used as a “tonic,” to increase urine production, to protect the liver, and to balance the stimulant effect of coffee.
Chicory root has a mild laxative effect, increases bile from the gallbladder, and decreases swelling. Chicory is a rich source of beta-carotene.
Botanical Name : Asteraceae
English Name : Chicory, Indian Endive
Tamil Name : காசினி விதை / Kasini vithai
Hindi Name : कशी, कासनी, कस्सणी, हिन्दुबा / Kashi, Kaasni, Kssni, Hinduba
Malayalam Name : സിക്കാരി / Cikkari
Telugu Name : చికారీ, కాసిని, విత్తులు / Cicori, Kasini, Vittulu