Fenugreek, also known as trigonella foenum-graecum is a member of the pea family. Fenugreek flowers May to July and are yellowish-white, singly or in pairs.
Fenugreek has anti-inflammatory properties and is complemented by garlic in Dorwest's Garlic and Fenugreek, which as well as having antibiotic, antiseptic and anti-viral properties also contains anti-inflammatory compounds. This licensed herbal medicine is used to relieve the symptoms of arthritis but it can also be used for the symptomatic relief of minor infections, skin conditions and coughs. It can be useful in pets with atopic dermatitis (eczema), or cystitis.