Extracted by a steam distillation of the gum or resin of the plant, Asafoetida Oil is dark amber in color with a rather pungent smell. This oil is known to have various antispasmodic,antimicrobial, antispetic, etc properties. This is used as an additive in food as well as pickles, in order to promote and regulate proper digestive functioning. Further, it is also known to provide adequate relief against influenza, asthma, bronchitis, etc. This Asafoetida Oil is provided in air tight HDPE bottles to protect them against external contaminants.