Soothes skin irritations, has antispasmodic, anti-inflammatory, stimulant, stomachic, carminative and diuretic properties.
- Caffeic Acid
- Vitamin A
- Vitamin B6
- Vitamin C
Basil has always been used in folk medicine to combat gastrointestinal disorders, including feelings of fullness and flatulence, and as a remedy to promote digestion, diuresis, and to stimulate the appetite
Basil is also used in homeopathic medicine, where it can be found in the form of granules indicated for the treatment of anxiety disorders, nausea and vomiting, motion sickness, intestinal spasms, bronchitis, and wet cough.