Neem: The Ayurvedic Herb for Inflammation & Health 

Written By  Aquib Nawab, BBA

Medically Reviewed By  Dr. Sandeep Madaan, MD (Ayurveda)


Neem is an ancient Ayurvedic herb known for its anti-inflammatory properties. 

Video from Canva

History of Neem

Neem has been used for centuries in traditional Indian medicine for various health benefits. 

Photo by Ankur Dutta from Unsplash  

Anti-inflammatory properties

Neem contains compounds that help reduce inflammation in the body. 

Photo by Deeana Arts from Pexels

Anti-microbial properties 

Neem has natural anti-microbial properties that can help fight infections. 

Photo by Sen R from Pexels

Neem for skin care 

Neem oil is a common ingredient in skincare products, thanks to its anti-inflammatory properties. 

Photo by Shiny Diamond from Pexels

Neem for oral health 

Neem twigs have been traditionally used as a natural toothbrush to improve oral health. 

Photo by Anna Shvets from Pexels

Neem for digestive health 

Neem can help reduce inflammation in the digestive tract and promote better gut health. 

Photo by Kampus Production from Pexels

Neem for immune health 

Neem has immune-boosting properties that can help fight infections. 

Photo by Vlada Karpovich from Pexels 

Neem for liver health 

Neem can help protect the liver and prevent liver damage. 

Photo by Nick Cardoso from Unsplash  

Neem for blood sugar control 

Neem may help regulate blood sugar levels and reduce the risk of diabetes. 

Photo by Artem Podrez from Pexels

Neem for heart health 

Neem can help improve heart health by reducing inflammation and oxidative stress. 

Photo by Karolina Grabowska from Pexels

Neem for cancer prevention 

Some studies suggest that neem may have anti-cancer properties and could help prevent certain types of cancer. 

Photo by Ghulam Khairul  Bashar from Pexels

How to use neem

Neem can be used in various forms, including as an oil, powder, or supplement. 

Photo by Nataliya Vaitkevich from Pexels

Side effects and precautions 

Neem should be used with caution as it may cause side effects in some people. 

Photo by Nick Cardoso from Unsplash