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Usage and Significance of Fennel (Foeniculum vulgare Mill.) Seeds in Eastern Medicine

Hafiz Abubaker Saddiqi, Zafar Iqbal

Department of Parasitology, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan

CHAPTER OUTLINE

Introduction 461 Botanical Description 461 Historical Cultivation and Usage 463 Present-Day Cultivation and Usage 463 Applications to Health Promotion and Disease Prevention 463

Adverse Effects and Reactions (Allergies and Toxicity) 466 Summary Points 466 References 466

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