Neem herbs have been used in a number of traditional medicine systems
for centuries; Unani system of medicine, traditional Chinese method
(TCM) are few examples. Neem herbs can be used either in raw form or
extracts / powdered form as an active ingredient in medicines. Modern
medicine companies also make use of this 'magical herb' to manufacture
quality and effective drugs for large number of diseases and ailments.
Market for Neem Herbs
According to WHO estimates 80% of the world population depends on
herbal products for their primary health care needs; with the ever
increasing demand of 100% natural products, away from synthetics, the
market for neem herbs is increasing not only in countries like India,
but also leading western countries like US, UK, Europe, Australia etc.
Use of Neem Herbs in Different Industries
This famous and traditional natural system of curing a number of
ailments uses this magical herb to cure different diseases; right from
skin diseases to oral and dental problem, from hair disorders to
gastrointestinal problems. It is used in a number blood purifying and
detoxifying syrups and medicines.
Initially, the pharmaceutical companies, considered neem herbs to be
nothing more than having a few medicinal properties, but after a number
of research programs conducted all over the globe, companies are
gradually giving this 'magical herb' a serious consideration as being a
potent and safe ingredient for treating diverse health problems. Neem
herbs are also used by pharmaceutical companies as a cure for diabetes.
Cosmetic and Personal Hygiene Industry
Neem herbs are used to manufacture a large number of herbal oral care
products. The oral care manufacturers are relearning the benefits and
properties of this traditional plant as an effective cure for dental
ailments. The anti bacterial properties of neem herbs make it suitable
to be an active ingredient in herbal toothpastes and powders.
Neem herbs are also of immense use in the herbal drink segment. Herbal
tea and rejuvenating drink manufacturers use these highly effective
herbs to cure different ailments like common cold, flu, relaxing the
ming and body, energizing the body.