Other Names: Margosa Leaves, Margosa, Neem, Azadirachta Indica
Traditional Usages: Blackheads, Hair Lice, Acne, Skin Problems, Eczema, Dandruff, Rashes, Ringworm, Abscesses, Bad Breath, Baldness, Dandruff, Deafness, Insect Bites, Mosquito Repellent, Use In Bath, Cleaning Teeth, Mouth Ulcers, Arthritis, Gout, Malaria, Lowers Body Temperature, Fever, Improves Appetite, Hemorrhoids, Contraceptive, Birth Control
Resources: India, US, Burma, West Africa,
Parts Used: The whole Tree
Administration Method: Ground leaves, paste
Herb Action: Astringent, antiparasitic, antifungal, antiviral, anti-inflammatory, antibacterial, antipyretic, hypoglycemic, heals wounds, spermicidal
Health Warning: Avoid during Pregnancy or planning for a family.
Margosa Leaves, Neem - Herbal remedy for Measles: Add margosa leaves to your bath water to soothe itching. Stay in the water for 20-minutes. Available from http://www.nealsyardremedies.com.
Margosa Leaves, Neem - Herbal remedy for Mumps: Grind some margosa leaves into a paste. Mix with a teaspoon of turmeric powder and apply on affected area.
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