Neem Tree- Usage & Benefits

Dear Readers, Greetings of the day, Neem Tree the most commonly found in the Indian subcontinent, Due to its drought resistance & sustaining any kind of environment. Neem tree benefits are mentioned in Ayurveda scripts including “Charak Sanhita” as a “Sarva Roga Nivarini” means mass disease remover as per Ancient Hindu Books on medical knowledge.

The scientific name of Neem Tree in India is Azadirachta Indica. Neem tree mentioned in Vedic Scripts as an “Elixir of Immortality”.

Neem Tree benefits to health by following ways.

Neem Tree- Usage & Benefits
Neem Tree Benefits

Anti Bacterial

Neem tastes bitter, but its nontoxic nature makes it a natural anti-bacterial. Drinking Neem Leaves Juice once in a month not only helps in internal bacterial infection but also its cold nature helps in digestive system & controlling “Pitta” & “Cafah” (Acidic & Cough) related Problems. Neem juice is useful for Diabetes Control & Blood Purification.

Skin & Hair Care

Neem Tree Benefits to our Skin and Hairs also. Neem leaves added while boiling hot Bathing water help to disinfectant our skin naturally along with shining and lowering skin dead skin and wrinkle’s.

Applying Neem Leave crush to hairs works as a natural anti dandruff shampoo and removes the dandruff.

Bathing Soap made with Neem seed oil helps smoothening, moisturizing skin and brings naturally shine.

Immunity Increasing

Neem Juice cools down out intestine & helps increasing immunity, also it purifies the blood with its anti-bacterial & anti-fungal quality.

Insect remover

Neem leaves are used to keep insects away from food grain stocks in our Kitchen.

Dried Neem Leave burnt inside house helps to remove mosquito, house flies & other insects.

Diabetes control

Neem flowers & leaves juice helps to normalize blood glucose levels which helps controlling diabetes.

Anti-Fungal Neem Oil

Neem oil is used to treat Fungal infections, Acne & Moles. it is also used in popular soaps products containing Neem extract which protects from skin infections.

Caution: Taking Neem seed oil by mouth is prohibited & can harm us, unsafe to use for pregnant women because of its birth control ability.

Beneficial for Teeth

Neem Chewstick of Neem Datun is very popular in India for cleaning teeth in countryside. it helps in mouth diseases & teeth cavities. It helps to remove the mouth odor.

Environment cleaner

Neem tree benefits towards the environment by absorbing CO2 & other harmful gases from the air and reduces the pollutant contains around it.

There are few more questions we can answer about Neem Tree and Its Usage

What Other Names is Neem Known by?
Margousier, Margousier à Feuilles de Frêne, Margousier d’Inde, Antelaea azadirachta, Arishta, Arishtha, Azadirachta indica, Bead Tree, Holy Tree, Huile de Neem, Melia azadirachta, Nim, Nimb, Nimba, Persian Lilac, Pride of China. Indian Lilac, Indian Neem, Lilas des Indes, Lilas de Perse, Margosa, Margosa Tree, Melia azadirachta, Neem Oil, Neem Tree,

What is Neem? And what are then Benefits of Neem Tree?
Neem is a tree with multi beneficial tree with its Medicinal properties of Root, bark, leaves, Fruit, Flower and seeds

Neem leaves are also used to treat leprosy, eye disorders, bloody nose, Digestion Problem’s, Intestine worm Issue, stomach upset, loss of appetite, skin Diseases such as Skin ulcers, cardiovascular disease, Blood Related Disease, fever, diabetes, Tooth & gum Problems like Decay & gingivitis, liver problems etc. The leaf is also used for birth control and for abortions.

The bark is used for treating malaria, stomach and intestinal ulcers, skin diseases.

The flower is used for reducing Intestine Worms, bile, phlegm etc.

Neem fruits are used for hemorrhoids, Stomach worms, urinary disorders, Leprosy, Nose blooding, eye disorders, diabetes.

Neem twigs are popularly used to Clean Teeth as Dattun (Natural Chewing Brush made of Stick), but those are also used for issues like cough, asthma, hemorrhoids, Stomach worms, low sperm Count, Kidney & Urinary System issues and diabetes.

Precaution for Usage of Twigs: It is observed that many People are using Neem Twigs considering its best results on Oral Hygiene, but it should be taken care to properly wash them with water as well as use fresh twigs instead of stored otherwise the tree twigs may contain fungal infection which can cause Illness and stomach issue.

Neem Tree seed are also useful, and that seed extracted oil is used in treating of leprosy and intestinal worms. and for birth control to cause abortions.

Neem tree stem, root bark, and fruit are also used as an astringent by various pharma companies in its products.

Neem Leave Extract is also used by directly applying it on the skin for treating head lice, wound itching, skin itching and skin allergy; Neem Leave extract can also be used as a mosquito repellent; Applying Neem Leave Extract can help to soften the skin and remove skin rashes due to its skin toning properties.

Neem Leave Extract and Neem Fruit Oil is applied Inside the vagina for birth control, but there is no exact research to prove its 100% result

Insect Repellent Neem

Insect repellent. Early research suggests that applying extract of neem root or leaf to the skin helps repels black flies. Also, applying neem oil cream to the skin seems to protect against some types of mosquitos.

Neem Leave Extract & Neem Fruit oil is also used as a Natural Insecticide by many farmers to safeguard the Grain, Fruit & Other Agri Produce from Insects and Rats.

Neem and Vitamin B12 Deficiency

Vitamin B12 Deficiency: Neem Tree benefits in B12 Deficiency. by preparing its Leaves Extract and Neem Bark / sticks boiled in water for drinking. This can be used to improve vitamin B12 in Human body which helps to increase the Immunity. Also drinking 1 Cup of Neem Tree Leave Liquid Juice helps to remove stomach worms from intestine and relieve stomach pain issue.

Neem for Complete oral Hygiene

Neem helps in Dental plaque removing very effectively. Few research suggests that applying neem leaf extract liquid directly to the teeth and gums twice daily for few weeks helps to reduce plaque formation.

Rinsing Mouth daily with Neem Leaves Extract Liquid or Neem Fruit Oil helps to reduce mouth bacteria and helps to reduce Teeth Plaque within few weeks.

Few research suggests that taking 30-60 mg of neem bark extract twice daily by mouth for 10 weeks helps heal stomach and intestinal ulcers.


Few research suggests that taking Neem extract by mouth for 12 weeks, along with daily sun exposure and the application of a coal tar and salicylic acid cream, reduces the severity of psoriasis symptoms in people.
Neem Tree have multiple use on Fever. Upset stomach. Improving Breathing conditions. Malaria. Worms. Head lice. Skin conditions and diseases. Heart disease. Diabetes. and Birth control (contraception). and all over the world more research is going on to find More evidence of Neem Tree benefits.

How Does Neem Work?
as per research neem contains chemicals that help in reducing blood sugar levels. heal ulcers in the digestive tract, prevent conception, bacteria and plaque prevention.

Are there any Neem Usage Safety Concerns?
Neem usage is Possibly Safe for the adults when taken by mouth for up to 10 weeks, when applied inside the mouth for up to 6 weeks, applied to the skin up to 2 weeks. But Large dose or any kind of Neem dose is not safe, it may harm kidneys and liver.

Neem Usage Precautions / Warnings:

Kids & Children: Taking neem seeds or oil by mouth is Unsafe. Serious side effects in infants and small children may happen within hours after taking neem oil. These serious side effects include vomiting, diarrhea, drowsiness, Breathing Issue, blood disorders, seizures, loss of consciousness, coma, brain disorders, and death.

Pregnancy and breast-feeding: Neem oil and neem bark are LIKELY UNSAFE when taken by mouth during pregnancy. They can cause a miscarriage. But if want to stop a more younger child breastfeeding habits then it’s extract can be used to apply on Brest’s to change child habit due to its Bitter Taste. But there is not enough research about the safety of need during breast-feeding. Stay on the safe side and avoid use.

Organ transplant: There is a concern that neem might decrease the effectiveness of medications that are used to prevent organ rejection. Do not use neem if you have had an organ transplant.

Auto-immune diseases Threat: When facing such medical conditions when your immune system is attacking on your own body, such as multiple sclerosis, systemic lupus, rheumatoid arthritis, or other such other Auto-immune disease can arise with Neem usage. Neem may increase the immune system to become more active. which can create the symptoms of auto-immune diseases. If anybody is facing such above conditions then, it’s best to avoid using any kind of neem Tree Extract.

Diabetes: There is few research where neem can lower blood sugar levels and might cause blood sugar deep low. If one facing diabetes issue, then it is advised not to use neem extract. or Confirm blood sugar level and ensure taking advise of the dose to be taken from expert doctor.

Infertility: Neem may harm sperm count and reduce fertility in other ways. If you are trying to have children, avoid using neem.

Surgery: Neem might lower blood sugar levels and create concern with blood sugar control during and after surgery. Hence it is advised to avoid using neem at least 3-4 weeks before a scheduled surgery.

Are there any precautions with Other Medication and Neem Usage Together?

Lithium Interaction Rating: It is advised to take Expert opinion before using Neem and any Medical dosage
Neem could increase lithium in the body and result in serious Health Issue. It is advised to avoid Neem when taking any lithium-based Drug Dosage. Neem might decrease blood sugar, so it is harmful in Diabetes medications & lower blood sugar. Having neem extract along with diabetes medications might cause lower blood sugar.

It is advised not to use Neem Extract without consulting medical practitioner & also while using following diabetes medication including Insulin, Pioglitazone, Rosiglitazone, Glimepiride, Glyburide, DiaBeta, Glynase PresTab, Micronase, I chlorpropamide, Glipizide, Tolbutamide, and others.

Drinking neem leave juice may decrease heartbeats and create blood pressure & digestion related issues

While using Immunity related medicines it is advised not to use Neem or any kind of Neem Extract during using following medicines like Sirolimus, prednisone, corticosteroids, Sandimmune, Daclizumab, Azathioprine, Basiliximab, Cyclosporine, Tacrolimus, Muromonab-CD3, Mycophenolate etc.

Proper Dosing of Neem Extract.
Neem dose is purely based on some factors like user’s age, health, Medication, and any other medical conditions. Currently there are very less scientific information available to determine the correct doses for neem. Hence by Keeping in mind that natural products are not always necessarily safe, and dosages can be important. Be sure to Contact Immediate Health Expert Seeking Advise on Neem Dosage & After Dose Side effect.

Procedure to drink Neem Leave Juice?

Fresh Neem Leave Juice for an Adult 1 cup once in a month enough for consumption.

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