vulgare Mill.is a biennial medicinal and aromatic plant belonging to the family
Fennel is indigenous to the shores of the Mediterranean but has become widely naturalized in many parts of the world, especially on dry soils near the sea-coast and on riverbanks. Fennel seeds are found in the bulbs of fennel plant. It is a highly aromatic and flavourful herb with culinary and medicinal uses.
Fennel seeds are high
in the antioxidant group known as flavonoids, phenolic
compounds; alkaloid; tannin; saponins; and essential oil. Studies
have found that flavonoid are effective combatant of free radical damage to
cell in the body, a known cause of many different types of cancer. Flavonoids
can also help reduce oxidative stress to the cardiovascular system and protect
from neurological disease. Some report claim that chewing fennel seed may help
to reduce the symptoms of asthma, clear sinuses and stabilize breathing.
Phytochemindo’s Fennest® is manufactured from selected, high quality raw materials fresh from its source resulting in standardized extracts from our GMP certified extraction plant.