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Trigonella foenum-graceum Linn.
  • Family : Fabaceae
  • English : Fenugreek
  • Hindi : Methji, Mutti
  • Gujarati : Methi
  • Sanskrit : Methika, Methi, Kalanusari

  • Part used : Seed

Botanical Description:  An aromatic, erect annual herb; leaves compound, 3-foliate, leaflets toothed; flowers white or yellowish-white, axillary; fruit pods, 5-7.5 cm long peristent beak; seeds oblong 10-20 per pod, greenish-brown Flowering-fruiting after two months of farming.

It is found throughout India.

Ayurvedic Properties and Uses:

  • Rasa : Tikta
  • Guna : Snigdha
  • Virya : Usna
  • Vipaka : Katu
  • Karma : Dipana, Kaphahara, Rucya, Vatahara

Modern Pharmacological Action:  The plant is used in nervous disorders, dyspepsia, inflammation, tumors, Cholesterolemic, hyperglycemic and ulcer. Reports indicate that the pharmacological activities of Trigonella foenum graecum include anti diabetic, antifertility, antifungal, analgesic, anti‐inflammatory, antipyretic, and immunomodulatory activities.

Our Products containing this ingredient
Methi Powder

  • Isova Powder
  • Trichup Herbal Hair Powder
  • Vasu Easy go Powder