Kaala jeera (black cumin) is known as karimjeerakam in Malayalam. It is used in Ayurvedic and home medicinal preparations. It is used with Ajwain(Ayamodhakam) to manage stomach disorders and indigestion.
1. Good for Stomach: Jeera water helps get rid of acidity and bloating, and provides relief from indigestion. It acts as a painkiller and is especially beneficial in curing stomach ache and abdominal pain.
2. Improves Digestion During Pregnancy: Jeera water improves digestion during pregnancy, as it acts as a stimulator for the enzymes which are required for digestion of carbohydrates and fats.
3.Promotes Lactation During Pregnancy: Jeera water facilitates the secretion of milk from the mammary glands, and thus promotes lactation in pregnant women.