Azadirachta indica is clinically established and homoeopathically proved drug.1 It is official in Homoeopathic pharmacopoeia(s) & covered by Materia Medica(s). 2 Homoeopathically known for itching, dull and mild afternoon fevers, burning eyes, forgetfulness and rheumatic pains in different parts of the body, the drugs attracted much attention after 50% alcoholic extracts (eqv. to 1x) was reported to possess anti-cancer, antiviral and antibacterial properties. Pharmacologists term it as bitter tonic, astringent, antiperiodic and anthelmintic for children (round worms). 3 Traditional Indian literature have strong clinical observations for impurities of blood and recommend for skin diseases, boils, ulcers, eczema & scabies.4 A very recent work proved it to possess significant protection against histamine induced bronchospasm where the mechanism suggested other than mast cell degranulation.5 A comprehensive review of scientific work and homoeopathic pathogenesis is required to be represented. In one word – it is a detoxifier.
Homoeopathic coverage of its dilution is headache esp. right sided worse in open air, congested eyes, nasal discharge, putrid taste, sore throat, twisting pain in epigastrium, high coloured urine; troublesome cough (muco-purulent), ringworm, pityriasis (skin condition with patchy scaling and hypopigmentation of skin of face) and eczema. In such cases medium to low potencies are recommended except in case of skin & suppurative related problems where very low repeated doses are required.
Where to remember Schwabe’s Azadirachta indica 1X tablets?
Schwabe’s 250 mg tablets of Azadirachta indica 1X is for the physicians who want fast detoxification. It can be used alone or as supplement to other medicines.
Dosage: Unless otherwise prescribed by the physician, 1-2 tablets twice daily. Children should be given one tablet twice daily and when symptoms improve 1 tablet a day. If complaints are not relieved, consult a specialist.
Side effects: No side effects of Azadirachta indica 1X are known.
Contraindications: No contra-indications for the use of Azadirachta indica 1X are known.
Interactions: No interactions between Azadirachta indica 1X and other products are known.
Presentation: Bottle of 20g.
1. Drugs of Hindoosthan, S. C. Ghose, Hahneman Publishing Co.,Calcutta.
2. Homoeopathic Pharmacopoeia of India, Government of India.
3. Glossary of Indian Medicinal Plants, C.S.I.R., New Delhi.
4. Indian Materia Medica, Nadkarni, Popular Prakashan, Bombay.
5. Journal of natural remedies Vol. 3(1), 2003.