Fennel seeds (Foeniculum vulgare) are renowned for their function as a carminative, which is any substance that relieves gas. Fennel seeds have long been used to aid digestion. Fennel is believed to be a galactagogue which is something that brings about more breast milk. It's taken as an herbal treatment to help mothers who breastfeed to increase their breast milk supply. This statement has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. For educational purposes only.