Tamarind is rich in carbohydrates, which increases its caloric value, but also in soluble fiber, which regulates and facilitates intestinal transit. In this sense, it is a food that is used to correct constipation problems, as well as in weight loss diets, thanks to its cleansing and laxative properties. Studies have shown that tamarind has a depurative and protective effect on the liver, as well as acting as an antioxidant.
Tamarind is used to treat:
Asthma, Amenorrhea, Liver diseases, Jaundice, Hemorrhages, Alcohol intoxication, Inflammations, Fever, Rheumatic diseases.
Contributes to the relief of fever. Helps to treat peptic ulcers. Accelerates skin healing. Reduces the risk of heart disease.