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Analgesic Herbs


Analgesic herbs are those herbs which relieve Pain. These herbs act on the nervous system of the body. Analgesics relives both short term and long term pains. Sometimes, they may be referred 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 :


Acacia Melanoxylon
Acanthosicyos Naudinianus
Agaricus Muscarius
Ajuga Decumbens
Albertisia Delagoensis
Alstonia Boonei
American Mint
Andropogon Gerardii
Angelica Laxiflora
Anisocycla Cymosa
Anredera Scandens
Aplectrum Hyemale
Aralia Spinosa
Betula Lenta
Burr Bush
Caricature Plant
Cassumunar Ginger
Celtis Mildbraedii
Cercestis Afzelii
Chamaecrista Nigricans
Chasmanthera Dependens
Cinderella Weed
Cissampelos Capensis
Cleidion Spiciflorum
Clematis Buchananiana
Coccinia Adoensis
Cordia Monoica
Cordyline Fruticosa
Corky debbar Tree
Crimson Bottlebrush
Cucumis Africanus
Cucumis Hirsutus
Cucumis Zeyheri
Cucurbita Foetidissima
Cyperus Arenarius
Daniellia Oliveri
Datisca Cannabina
Derris Trifoliata
Desmodium Triflorum
Desmos Cochinchinensis
Dicentra Formosa
Dieffenbachia Seguine
Dioscorea Hispida
Dipterocarpus Glandulosus
Drypetes Molunduana
Gentiana Dahurica
Gongronema Latifolium
Grewia Carpinifolia
Grey Leaf Heliotrope
Indian charcoal Tree
Jerusalem Oak
Kalmia Angustifolia
Kasturi Kamal
Lavandula Stoechas
Lobelia Cardinalis
Lobelia Siphilitica
Madras Carpet
Micromeria Douglasii
Mitragyna Tubulosa
Musk Basil
Narrow Leaf Cottonwood
New England Aster
Ocimum Gratissimum
Olax Zeylanica
Oplopanax Horridus
Panax Fruticosa
Panicled Peristrophe
Peach Leaved Willow
Penstemon Grandiflorus
Persea Borbonia
Picralima Nitida
Pigeon Orchid
Piper Chaba
Pluchea Lanceolata
Populus Trichocarpa
Powder Puff Tree
Ranunculus Repens
Red Baneberry
River Anemone
River Mangrove
Rosa Damascena
Rothmannia Longiflora
Sapphire Berry
Sarcococca Saligna
Sarcostemma Viminale
Scepa Lindleyana
Scoparia Dulcis
Sida Alnifolia
Viola Adunca
Viola Pedata
Viola Sororia
Wrightia Arborea
Ziziphus Rugosa
Zygophyllum Simplex

Materia Medica for

Single Herbs

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.

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.

Almond Oil ( Badam Ka Tel ) for Pain

Almond Oil ( Badam Ka Tel ) contains analgesic properties. It cures general pain. Warm few drops of Almond Oil ( Badam Ka Tel ). Massage over the affected area for 5 minutes twice a day. It relieves pain efficiently.

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.

Castor ( Arandi ) Leaves for Pain

Castor ( Arandi ) possesses Analgesic property. Hence, it proves to be beneficial for curbing external pain.
Steam the leaves of Castor ( Arandi ). Place over the affected part and bandage. Leave it overnight. Do it daily until the problem persists.

Night Jasmine Essential Oil as an Analgesic

Night Jasmine Essential Oil comprises of good Analgesic effects. That's why Night Jasmine Essential Oil is an effective cure to treat Headaches, Joint Pains, Sciatica, Muscular Pains and Lower Back Pain. Take 2 tablespoons of Mustard Oil. Warm. Add 10 drops of Night Jasmine Essential Oil. Use it for massage the affected area.
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Herbal Treatment For Analgesic 1

Take 3 tablespoons of Turmeric ( Haldi in India ) powder, 3 tablespoons of dried Ginger ( Adrak in India ) powder and one tablespoon of Cayenne ( Lal Mirch in India ) powder. Mix all. Have half teaspoon of combination with lukewarm water once a day.
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