Azadirachta indica

Family Name: 
Meliaceae
Local Name: 
Abode/Duakankan
Uses As Per Literature: 

Various parts of A. indica have anthelmintic, antiperiodic, antiseptic, diuretic and purgative actions, and are also used to treat boils, pimples, eye diseases, hepatitis, leprosy,
rheumatism, scrofula, ringworm and ulcers. Leaf teas are used to treat malaria and the twigs are used as toothbrush.

Source: Agroforestry Database 4.0 (Orwa et al.2009)

Traditional Uses: 

Leaves are used in the treatment of fever and malaria.

Plant Category: 
Medicinal Plants
Disease Treated: 
  • Fever
  • Malaria