Irattimadhuram Powder or Mulethi or liquorice Powder
Glycyrrhiza glabra (Licorice) is a favourable herb used in food and medicinal remedies for thousands of years. This herb has long been valued as a demulcent (soothing, coating agent), to relieve respiratory ailments (such as allergies, bronchitis, cold, sore throats and tuberculosis), stomach burn including heartburn from reflux or any other cause, gastritis, inflammatory disorders, skin diseases and liver problems. Glycyrrhiza glabra contains a variety of substances. Licorice is used as a folk or traditional remedy for stomach ulcers, bronchitis, and sore throat, as well as infections caused by viruses, such as hepatitis.