Neem Scientific Name

Azadirachta indica

Neem Other Names

English: Margos Tree, Neem Tree
Hindi: Neem
Sanskrit: Pakvakrita, Nimba

What is Neem?

Neem is a tree from the mahogany family and distinctly known for it’s robust medicinal properties along with it’s extremely bitter taste. Almost every part of the tree like bark, leaves, seeds root, flower, and fruit are used for different medicinal decoctions.
This wonder herb is a cornerstone in preventive health remedies to achieve holistic wellness. Especially used for it’s anti-infectious properties, Neem is also known to promote hair and skin health.

Common forms of Neem

Powder, Seed Oil, Tablets, Juice

Neem is commonly used for:

Neem Dosage

Powder: 3-6 gm
Juice: 10-20 ml
Decoction: 20-50 ml

Neem Side-effects and Warnings

Common side-effects: Not known.
Not so common side-effects: Not known.
Pregnant women: Avoid intake of Neem oil and Neem bark during pregnancy as it is linked with miscarriage.
Children: Some serious side effects in children include vomiting, diarrhea, drowsiness, blood disorders, seizures, loss of consciousness, coma, brain disorders, and in rare cases death.
Do not use neem if you have had an organ transplant.

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Avi Kumar

Avi is an irreverent hard-core Engineer turned Marketer, who is focused on unveiling the secrets of Ayurveda, scientifically. His aim is to research Ayurveda, take what works, discard what's superseded by new discoveries, and in all increase in human knowledge.

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