Deities: Apollo, Mercury
Medicinal Use: It is the major source of the chemical compound shikimic acid, a primary precursor in the pharmaceutical synthesis of the anti-influenza drug Oseltamivir (Tamiflu).
Magickal Use: It is widely held to be a mystical herb. Many people like to carry a Star Anise pod in a conjure bag to ward off the Evil Eye. It is also used to bring good luck in love, money, and health matters through powerful visions.
Anise Stars 1 Oz. Package
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