Neem Ayurvedic Capsules
Neem or Azadirachta indica, is a popular medicinal plant. It is widely used in the Indian house hold as home remedy for alleviating various health disorders. Neem is best known for its antimicrobial properties.
Neem is a tall evergreen tree . For thousands of years every part of neem tree has been used for medicinal purposes. Bark, seeds, fruits, leaves are widely used for medicinal purpose.
135 constituents of neem have been identified by Scientists. Neem contains the active, bitter principal constituents nibin and nimbidin. These bitter principles of neem are primarily responsible for its health benefits.
Health Benefits of Neem (Azadirachta indica)
Neem is pungent and bitter to taste. It is cold in potency and light to digest.
Neem increases ‘agni’ (boosts metabolism)
This herb increases ‘vata’ and reduces ‘kapha’ ‘pitta’
Ayurveda acharya Bhava Prakasha recommends this herb in ‘Kushta’ (skin disease like acne, pimple, back acne, dandruff, psoriasis, pigments etc). Neem also supports normal skin health and supports normal function of the dermal and circulatory systems
They eulogise its use in ‘Vrana’ (wound healing properties).
It is also recommended in ‘meha’ (like diabetes).It supports normal, clean blood flow to the organs
Glimpses of research on Neem
ANTIBACTERIAL PROPERTY OF NEEM:
The antibacterial property of neem is supported by scientific studies. Studies have shown that Azadirachta indica leaf inhibits growth and destroys certain bacterial strains that cause skin infections. (Gajanan M. “Antibacterial Activity of Azadirachta indica Juss, Leaves Extracts Against Skin Pathogens.” Int J of Recent Trends in Science and Technology.2012).
ANTIVIRAL ACTIVITY OF NEEM:
Studies have shown that Neem bark extract helps in obstructing the herpes simplex virus from entering the healthy cells, thereby inhibiting progression of the viral infection and supporting recovery. (Tiwari V et al. “In vitro antiviral activity of neem (Azardirachta indica L) bark extract against herpes simplex virus type-1 infection.” Phytother Res. 2010 Aug).
In a study, researchers found that neem helps in increasing glucose tolerance in diabetic animals. Apart from reducing the elevated glucose level in the blood, it also helps in decreasing the lipid, urea and creatinine levels in the blood. (Shravan KD et al, “In vivo Antidiabetic evaluation of Neem leaf extract in alloxan induced rats.” J. of Applies Pharmaceutical Science. 2011).
GASTROPROTECTIVE ACTIVITY OF NEEM:
Researchers have found that neem bark extract helps in reducing excess secretion of stomach acid, thereby facilitating healing of gastroduodenal ulcer. (Bandopadhyay U et al, “Clinical studies on the effect of neem (Azadirachta indica) bark extract on gastric secretion and gastroduodenal ulcer.” Life Sci. 2004).
Neem Capsule is not known to have any side effects if taken as per the prescribed dosage.
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