Ferula foetida (Bunge) Regel, blooms in April–May and fructifies from May to June. Picture taken in June 2017, in Kyzylkum Desert. Ferula foetida (Bunge) Regel has an application as a remedy against the gastrointestinal tract and respiratory system problems in traditional medicine. By interview of healers, it was revealed the milled young ferula shoots and its mix with acidic milk are used to treat tumors and syphilis. Alcohol tincture of ferula resin and emulsions are used in the treatment of asthma, convulsions, and nervous diseases.