Boil 1 teaspoon saffron (kesar) in Â½ cup water. Let it reduce to become 1 tablespoon. Divide this decoction into three portions and take with equal quantities of water, thrice daily for a couple of days.
Take Â½ teaspoon finely ground cinnamon (dalchini) every night along with 1 cup milk.
Powder 1 teaspoon dried mint (pudina) leaves and take with 1 teaspoon honey, thrice daily.
Make a mixture of 6 to 8 almonds, crushed and mixed in 1 cup milk along with 1 egg yolk (white), Â½ teaspoon sesame powder (til) and 1 teaspoon honey. Take this once or twice a day.
Menstruation, excessive bleeding
Grind some bel leaves into a fine paste. Take 1 teaspoon with warm water and drink some cold water as well.
Grind 10 fresh lead buds of figs (anjeer) and apply on the lower abdomen below the navel for a few hours. Repeat this frequently.
Boil 1 teaspoon coriander (dhania) seeds in 2 cups water till it is reduced to 1 cup. Add sugar to taste and drink when lukewarm. Repeat twice or thrice a day.
Menstruation, painful and irregular
A piece of fresh ginger (adrak), ground and boiled in a cup of water. The infusion should be taken thrice daily after meals along with sugar.