Botanical name – Azadirachta indica
Family name –Meliaceae
English name – Neem Tree
Common name – Neem
Synonyms – Pichumarda, Pichumanda, Tiktaka, Arishta, Paribhadra, Hingu niryasa.
Habit – Perennial hard species tree
Common Uses Anthelmintic, antifungal, antidiabetic, antibacterial, antiviral, contraceptive, and sedative. It is particularly prescribed for skin disease. Neem oil is also used for healthy hair, to improve liver function, detoxify the blood, and balance blood sugar levels.
Useful Parts: Whole plant; flower, leaf, bark, seed, root.
Indications – It is used externally as a paste or decoction for washing in eye disorders; as a paste or oil for massage in skin disorders, itching, wound, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, hemorrhoids. It is used internally in disorders of the blood, hemorrhoids, intermittent fever, and disorders of fat metabolism.
Product description – Neem powder, Neem ointment, Neem Oil, Panchtikta ghrita guggul Tablet.