Coriander seeds treat fever

The sudden changes in weather cause infection and viral fever. Viral fever causes body ache, headache, vomiting and diarrhea. Some natural remedies can help you a lot to get rid of viral fever. One of the best kitchen remedies to treat fever is using coriander seeds. Coriander seeds contain many medicinal properties. It has phytonutrients and vitamins that boost one’s immune system well. It also has powerful microbial properties and essential oils in it, thus making it the best home remedy for fever.

Take one teaspoon of coriander seeds and crush them well. Add this to a glass of water and boil for few minutes. Strain the drink, add some boiled milk and palm sugar. Consume this drink regularly to bring down fever. This drink has the power of reducing fever and cools down the body.

Coriander seeds are rich sources of vitamin A, K, C, folic acid, potassium, magnesium, calcium and iron. Coriander seeds are quite effective for mouth ulcers and sores. Gargling coriander boiled water can cure mouth ulcers. The same boiled water can be used to treat skin rashes and itchiness.

The combination of coriander seeds, turmeric and honey can cure acne and pimples effectively. Anti-bacterial properties of coriander seed works well against pimples and blackheads. Coriander seeds are good for hair growth too. Take powdered form of coriander seeds, mix with hair oil. Apply this hair oil and do gentle massage for few weeks to strengthen the roots and stimulate further growth.

Coriander seeds are good for digestive disorders like, nausea, indigestion, hepatitis, dysentery, and ulcerative colitis. Coriander seeds boiled water cures indigestion and other stomach related problems.

The mixture of coriander powder with boiled rice water can cure excessive bleeding during menstruation.

Coriander seeds help compensate iron deficiency.

Here is the recipe to cure fever.

How to treat fever with coriander seeds – DIY

  • 1 teaspoon Coriander seeds (Known as Dhaniya in Tamil)
  • 150 ml Water
  • 50 ml Milk
  • 1/2 teaspoon Palm sugar
  1. To make this drink use coriander seeds, cow’s milk, palm sugar and water.
  2. Add one teaspoon of coriander seeds to mortar.
  3. Crush it well.
  4. Add 150 ml water to pan.
  5. Add crushed coriander seeds to pan.
  6. Add 1/2 teaspoon of palm sugar and boil for two minutes.
  7. Strain the drink.
  8. Add 50 ml boiled cow’s milk to it.
  9. The drink is done.


Make and consume this tea both morning and evening till fever is reduced.

Kalaivani Selvaraj, MBA, got her Master’s degree in Human Resources. Due to her interest in natural healing, she pursued studies in the field of alternative medicine and is certified in Aromatherapy by Isla Verde Spa Training Academy. Ms. Kalaivani Selvaraj is also certified by Stanford University School of Medicine in Introduction to Food and Health.