Analgesic herbs are those herbs which relieve Pain. These herbs act on the nervous system of the body. Analgesics relive both short term and long term pains. Sometimes they may be referred to as narcotic drugs, because they induce sleep. These herbs do not remove sensation of the body( as Anesthetics do ). These herbs may be used locally or orally.
Effect of Analgesic herbs on Body :
These herbs affect the Central Nervous System and or Brain.
How it works :
These herbs reduce the signals of pain by Brain. Signals may be either received or sent by Brain . Few herbs may fight against pain causing chemicals in the body.
Excess of Analgesic herbs may cause :
Chamomile Essential Oil
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Indian charcoal Tree
Lavandin Essential Oil
Narrow Leaf Cottonwood
Peach Leaved Willow
Powder Puff Tree
Rosemary Essential Oil
Materia Medica for
Lemon Grass for Pain
Oil is used for several types of pain. Apply it on the affected part twice a day.
Pongam as Analgesic
Boil leaves in water. Cool. Take bathe with this water once a day.
Celastrus Paniculatus as Analgesic
Massage using Celastrus Paniculatus oil on the painful areas.
Hemlock as an Analgesic
Make a poultice or ointment by grinding Hemlock leaves. Apply on the affected area.
Birch ( Bhoj Patra ) as an Analgesic
The essential oil of Birch ( Bhoj Patra ) can be applied externally to relieve Headache, Menstrual Cramps, Abdominal Cramps, Gout, Rheumatism and other pains.
Thespesia Populnea as Analgesic
Cook leaves of Thespesia Populnea in Castor Oil until it turns black. Use it over aching area.
Cat Tail Plant as Analgesic
Boil leaves of Cat Tail Plant with Sesame oil. Use it for massage over painful areas.
Sodom Latex as an Analgesic
Apply Latex of Sodom over painful areas.
Pointed Gourd for Headache
Crush the roots of Pointed Gourd to make paste. Apply it on your forehead and let it dry.
Ginger ( Adrak ) for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Have a decoction of Ginger three - four times a day.
Or: Grind Ginger. Mix Carrier oil in it. Make poultice. Apply. It can be used in hot or cold form .
Cotton ( Rui ) Seeds as an Analgesic
Grind Cotton ( Rui ) Seeds. Take half teaspoon powder with water twice a day. It is a good pain reliever.
Pumpkin ( Kaddu ) Seeds as an Analgesic
Extract oil from Pumpkin ( Kaddu ) Seeds Or purchase from market. Mix one teaspoon oil in a glass of lukewarm milk. Drink at bed time.
Ginger ( Adrak ) as an Analgesic
Powder dried Ginger ( Adrak ). Boil one teaspoon powder in a glass of water. It reduces pain effectively.
Sunflower ( Surajmukhi ) Seeds as an Analgesic
Have a teaspoon of powdered Sunflower ( Surajmukhi ) Seeds with water once a day.
Yogurt ( Dahi ) as an Analgesic
Have a cup of Yogurt ( Dahi ) daily. It is natural pain reliever.
Lemon Grass ( Gandhatrina ) as Analgesic
Mix Lemon Grass ( Gandhatrina ) Oil with any other essential oil.
Use as a Liniment for Body Pains, Rheumatism and Sprains.
Cypress Essential Oil as an Analgesic
Cypress Essential Oil holds the good Analgesic effects. It gives relief in any type of pain. Whether it is associated with muscles or joints.
Mix 10 to 15 drops of Cypress Essential Oil with Mustard Oil or Olive Oil. Slightly warm the mixture. Massage the affected part for 5 to 10 minutes. Cover the area after massaging.
Note : Good to do it at night.
Cinnamon Essential Oil for Pain
Cinnamon Essential Oil has analgesic effect. It eases any type of pain and reduces the inflammation.
Add 4 to 5 drops of Cinnamon Essential Oil in any carrier oil (like; Mustard Oil, Olive Oil). Slightly warm. Massage the affected area with the lukewarm mixture for 5 minutes.
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Herbal Combination for Fungal Nail 7
Mix Oregano oil in two tablespoon of Olive oil. Apply over the affected nail.
Herbal Combination for Analgesic 1
Take 3 tablespoons of Turmeric ( Haldi ) powder, 3 tablespoons of dried Ginger ( Adrak ) powder and one tablespoon of Cayenne ( Lal Mirch ) powder. Mix all. Have half teaspoon of combination with lukewarm water once a day.
Herbal Combination for Health tea
Sometimes we need to make a wall around us. Not like a brick wall, its just to secure ourselves from various bacterias or viruses. As it is commonly said that, "All big things come in small packages". Similarly, the same thing happens with this formula. A small formula cures almost all the diseases and makes you healthy. It builds up strong immunity to fight against the invaders. Make sure you follow the same as we mentioned below :
Ingredients you need :
Turmeric ( Haldi ) : Powdered : 2 teaspoons
Ginger : Adrak : Dried : Powdered : 1 teaspoon
Clove : Laung : Powdered : 1/2 teaspoon
Cinnamon : Dalchini : Powdered : 1 teaspoon
Cardamom : Choti Ilaichi : Powdered : 1 teaspoon
Take one liter of water in a pan. Add all the above mentioned ingredients. Put on a low flame. Boil for 10 minutes. Strain. Now the tea is ready to drink. Have a cup of this tea daily.
Note : In order to get rid of bitterness add 2 tablespoons of Almond ( Badam ) milk.