To break hexes or jinxes that have been cast upon you; to ward off the Evil Eye. The Ruda plant is widely held to be a Magical herb. Many people carry a pinch of ruda in a cloth bag or place it above the front door to ward off the evil eye. Some folks make a tea of ruda and sprinkle it around the home for protection or bathe in it to break spells. This herb can also be used to make a powerful love spell.
Relieves gas pains and colic. Improves appetite and digestion. Promotes menstruation.