azadirachta indica

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A tropical wonder tree, popular in India and Pakistan. Grows to 50 ft (16m), likes warmth. Can grow indoors in very large pots, 10 gallon minimum. All parts are used -seeds, leaves, flowers, bark. Tea is made from leaves and branches for clearing skin problems, controlling high blood pressure, cleaning the blood, contains substances used as spermicides, fungicides, anti-viral. Used against malaria. Branches are chewed to clean teeth. Helps keep insects away. Leaves placed in closets and cupboards keeps clothes from being moth eaten. Antibacterial successfully used against staphylococcus and salmonella. Neem oil is very popular for head lice and psoriasis. Pain reliever, anti-inflammatory. Fruits are used for urinary diseases, piles, intestinal worms, leprosy. Tea is bitter but very popular for health qualities. Tender shoots and flowers are eaten as a vegetable. Some of the things neem is used for are- wounds, burns, sprains, bruises, earache, headache, fever, sore throat, food poisoning, shingles, colds, flu, hepatitis, mononucleosis, fungal infections, yeast infections, sexually transmitted diseases, acne, skin diseases, heart diseases, blood disorders, kidney problems, digestive problems, ulcers, periodontal diseases, nerve disorders, malaria, fatigue, and a host of others. It is being closely studied for use in battling AIDS, cancer, diabetes, allergies, and as birth control for both men and women. Because Neem is so strong, it’s recommended to take for 2 weeks, then not for one week, then 2 weeks etc.
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Notou-se a elevada presenca de Azadirachta indica (75,16% de ocorrencia), seguida de Syzygium malaccense (8,33%), Ficus benjamina (5,35%) e Gossypium arboreum L.
As per the review of Kusum Lata and Sharmita Gupta (2015), synergism was reported for the first time and was the significant finding of their work on the individual and combined extract activity of Azadirachta indica, Aloe vera and antibiotics.
The plant material of Azadirachta indica, Caralluma fiimbriata, Allium sativum, Curcuma longa, Citrullus colocynthis and Calotropis procera, was dried in an oven at 45[degrees]C temperature until reaching constant weight.
Effect of Azadirachta indica on some biochemical, immunological and visceral parameters in normal and stressed rats.
These are Azadirachta indica (neem leaves), Cymbopogon citratus (Lemongrass leaves), Ocimum gratissimum (Basil leaves), Ageratum conyzoides (Goatweed leaves), Annona squamosa (Sweetsop leaves) and Hyptis suaveolens (Bush tea leaves).
In vitro acaricidal effect of plant extract of neem seed oil (Azadirachta indica) on egg, immature, and adult stages of Hyalomma anatolicum excavatum (Ixodoidea: Ixodidae).
The results showed that the methanolic extract of Artemisia herba-alba exhibited prominent antimycoplasmal activity at 30 mg by producing maximum zone of inhibition (15.4+-0.52 mm) against all the tested isolates followed by Calotropis procera and Azadirachta indica with inhibition zones of 14+-0.58 and 11+-0.7 mm, respectively.