Neem has always been known as a magical tree, offering large number of remedies for problems and ailments. It is used to cure both human and animal ailments.
Neem remedial action for diseases
The antimicrobial properties of neem bark, leaves, twigs and seeds are used to cure skin allergies, rashes, acne, blemishes etc.
It is used in medicines as a cure for leprosy. The extracts are also used to manufacture drugs and ointments beneficial in curing arthritis.
Neem twigs are used in raw or powdered form for oral care, dental companies consider neem to be a sure shot cure for most of the periodontal problems and hence, it is an active ingredient in a number of herbal tooth pastes and tooth powders.
Bark and twig extracts are used in ayurveda medicinal system to cure fevers and malaria.
Neem leaves extracts are used in digestion aiding pills and often used to cure blood pressure problems.
Neem is used extensively in agriculture as a means to repel pests and insects, neem oil and extracts are used as natural pesticides, insecticides, soil conditioner, manure etc.
It is also used in veterinary medicine as a cure for a number of diseases, the anti bacterial and anti viral properties of neem help to mange the health of animals. It is also used as an animal feedant.