Asafoetida Scientific Name
Asafoetida Other Names
French: Asa-fœtida, Asa-fétida, Férule persique, Merde du diable, Ase fètide
German: Asant, Stinkasant, Teufelsdreck, Asafötida
What is Asafoetida?
Common forms of Asafoetida
Capsule: 1-2 capsules twice a day.
Tablet: 1-2 tablets twice a day.
Oil: ¼-½ teaspoon a day or as per your requirement.
Asafoetida Side-effects and Warnings
Not so common side-effects: It might cause convulsions, blood disorders.
Pregnant women: Avoid oral consumption during pregnancy as high doses can cause miscarriage. Stick to normal food amounts.
Children: Oral consumption in infants have found to be linked with certain blood disorders.