It's also used for menstrual cramps, osteoarthritis, diabetes, migraine headaches, and other conditions.
It have long been used in traditional Indian cuisine and Ayurvedic medicine. They have been shown to possess antibacterial and anti-inflammatory effects and may be effective in treating peptic ulcers and reducing blood pressure and cholesterol levels.
It is used traditionally for treating a variety of conditions, including lung, liver, circulatory, and kidney diseases. Today, licorice root is promoted as a dietary supplement for conditions such as digestive problems, menopausal symptoms, cough, and bacterial and viral infections.
Pectin in lemon peel may promote heart health by lowering blood cholesterol levels and other risk factors for heart disease.