Other Names: Afsanteen, Afsantin, Afstiyun, Absinth, Artemisia Absinthium, Artaamaasiyaa, Artemisia, Armoise Amère, Absinth, Afsanteen Rumi, Bitterer Beifuss, Damseesah, Damar, Green Ginger, Genépi, Grande Absinthe, Ifsinteen, Indhana, Kashuth Roomee, Mastiyara, Mastaru, Madderwort, Marwah, Nagadamini, Southernwood, Uruvalu, Urigattige, Vermouth, Wermut, Wurmkraut, Wormwood
Form: Dried Raw Herb
Benefits of Wormwood / Afsanteen:
It is used for various digestion problems such as loss of appetite, upset stomach, gall bladder disease, and intestinal spasms.
It is also used to treat fever, liver disease, depression, muscle pain, memory loss, and worm infections; to increase sexual desire; as a tonic; and to stimulate sweating.
Its oil is used in the fragrance industry and it is also used as an insecticide.
Its oil may have pain-relieving and anti-inflammatory properties.