Latin Name: Commiphora myrrha
Uses: leprosy, eye disorders, bloody nose, intestinal worms, stomach upset, loss of appetite, skin ulcers, cardiovascular disease, fever, diabetes, gingivitis, liver conditions, birth control, stomach ulcers, skin disease, pain, malaria, cough, asthma, hemorrhoids
Safety Concerns: Not safe for children—can cause death, do not give neem oil to children. Safe for adults up to 10 weeks orally, topically 2 weeks. In large doses or when taken over a long period of time it can be harmful to the liver and kidneys. Those with an auto-immune disorder should not take neem as it may cause the immune system to become more active.
Always consult your physician before taking any medicinal products. This general information is not intended to diagnose any medical condition or to replace your healthcare professional. Consult with your healthcare professional to see if the product is appropriate for you. If you experience any pain or adverse side-effects, stop and consult your healthcare provider immediately.