Organic Arrowroot Powder
Arrowroot flour is a nutritious food, obtained from the fleshy rootstock of a tropical American plant. Arrowroot powder is easily digested and well-suited for infants and convalescents, and it makes an excellent thickening agent in recipes.
Arrowroot powder would cure diarrhea and other stomach upsets
Arrowroot powder can be used as a herbal remedy to treat insect bites and gangrene. Make a paste of arrowroot powder and water and apply. Arrowroot powder can prevent skin infection and itching. Arrowroot is best for neutral diet; people with nausea can have arrowroot powder soup. Infants while changing from liquid diet to solid diet can be given arrowroot-milk porridge because of the filling factor in their tender stomach.
Arrowroot is fat free, and is a low calorie food. Arrowroot starch can therefore be used in sauces and soups so that we need not worry about increased fat content or calories.
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