Overview

Nutmeg and mace are plant products. Nutmeg is the shelled, dried seed of the plant Myristica fragrans, and mace is the dried net-like covering of the shell of the seed. Both of these products are commonly used as spices and flavorings.

Mace is used for pain, stomach problems, and many other conditions, but there is no scientific evidence to support these uses.

How does it work ?

Mace contains chemicals that might affect the central nervous system. Mace might also kill bacteria and fungi.
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