Asafoetida Nature Identical is a carefully crafted essential oil blend containing essential oils and CO2 extracts designed to offer an affordable alternative to Asafoetida oil. It contains Asafoetida essential oil and other natural extracts chosen to naturally duplicate a very nice Asafoetida character.
Asafoetida is a perennial plant native to Afghanistan, Iran, and Pakistan; and is an herbaceous plant of the Umbelliferae family. Its oleo gum resin is obtained from the rhizome and root of the plant.
Historically, it was used in Ayurvedic medicine, Asafoetida was regarded as an effective remedy for worms and other intestinal parasites, flatulence, digestive weakness, candidiasis, and chronic fatigue.