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Agarwood Herb Uses, Benefits, Cures, Side Effects, Nutrients

General Name
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Botanical Name
Aquilaria Agallocha
Hindi Name
Agar, Agaru
Chinese Name
Chen Xiang

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Parts Used

Bark, Roots, Heart Wood, Stem, Oil

Side Effects, Risk Factors of, and Cautions for Agarwood

It may cuase Skin Problems.
Excess intake may cause Nausea, Stomach Rumble and Diarrhea.
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Agarwood is the wood obtained from Aquilegia Trees.
It is an evergreen.
It grows in a tropical and sub-trophical climate.
The source tree grows up to 25 M.
Best used for Asthma, Kidney Diseases.

In TCM :
Aquilaria Agallocha : Chen Xiang
Meridians associated : Spleen, Kidney and Stomach
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Materia Medica for Agarwood

Agarwood General

Agarwood is also familiar as the Wood of Gods, Agar and Oud.
It is an efficient Tranquilizer, as it is helpful in lessening the degree of Anxiety, Distress, Threat, Stress or Strain.
It is fruitful in the treatment of Epilepsy, whose consequences are, adverse effects on the Nervous System which leads to chaotic functionality of the Brain Cells. It is also useful in avoiding Seizures and Attacks due to Epilepsy.
Bearing Antipyretic properties, it is also essential in mitigating Fever and Chills. It is also helpful in overcoming Nausea, which helps in lowering the probability of Vomiting and Weakness.
Its Anti Cancer properties are effectual in fighting against peculiar growth of Cells.
Agarwood is a good herbal treatment for countering Throat related disorders like inflamed Throat, due to its, Analgesic characteristics.
It is effectual in strengthening the essential organ Heart , and prolonging its functionality.
It is profitable in curbing and relieving stiffness in the Chest.
It is advantageous in combating Skin conditions like Skin infection and helps in providing healthy and flawless Skin.
It also helps in countering Smallpox, which is transmittable and forms Blisters, filled with fluid.
It is valuable in maintaining Blood Sugar Levels in our body.
It is favourable in curing Respiratory troubles like Asthma, difficulty in normal Respiration and Bronchitis.
It is fruitful in taking care of Lung disorder termed as Pleurisy, resulting in Swelling and Pain, in the Lungs.
Agarwood is a good herbal treatment for counteracting Digestive disorders, resulting in Acid Reflux.
It not only stimulates detoxification but also helps in keeping away ailments associated to the Digestive Tract.
It is worthwhile in treating Anorexia, which is a condition related to disorder in eating habits and phobia of staying slim.
It is suitable for curing Liver related troubles like Cirrhosis, whose outcome is Scared Liver tissues, with inability of functioning appropriately.
Agarwood is effective in tending Muscular ailments like Spasm, often seen in Toes, Hands, etc. It helps in curbing the abrupt expansion and contraction of Muscles, group of Muscles or Organs. It also counteracts Colic, which involves sudden generation and halt of pain, in the stomach.
It has Pain killing properties, which takes care of inflammation pertaining to Abdomen, Joints or any other parts.
It is beneficial in curbing Rheumatism, which involves extreme Pain and Swelling in the Joints and tissues connecting them.
It is Diuretic in nature, which in turn helps in stimulating the proper flow of Urine and keeping away Urinary afflictions.
Aphrodisiac's are substances which stimulate sexual desire thus, Agarwood works in a similar fashion for enhancing Sexuality.
It is effective in countering affliction before and post childbirth.
It is advantageous in ceasing the condition of Loose Stool like Dysentery and Diarrhoea i.e. Loose Motions.
It is also used in preparation of Creams, Lotions and Incense Sticks.
Caution -: Pregnant and Nursing women should avoid it. Consult a Doctor before consumption.
Single Herb

Agarwood for Body Odour

Take a stick of Agarwood. Rub it on a smooth stone with Milk or Rose Water. Apply this paste on the body before bathing.

Agarwood (Agar ) for Fever

Boil a small piece of Agarwood (Agar ) in 3 cups water in an earthen pot till it is reduced to half. Let it cool. Take One tablespoon daily for 3 days.

Agarwood (Agar ) for Head Lice

Apply Agarwood (Agar ) powder all over the affected area.

Agarwood for Heartburn

Inhailing the smoke by burning Agarwood sticks will be beneficial.

Agarwood for Liver Disorders

Breath in the smoke of Agarwood sticks.

Agarwood (Agar ) for Acid Reflux

Agarwood (Agar ) sticks are burnt and the smoke is inhaled.

Agarwood ( Agar ) for Vomiting

Burn some sticks of Agarwood (Agar ). Inhale the smoke.
OR : Prepare a decoction of Agarwood ( Agar ). Take one cup once a day.

Agarwood for Nausea

Inhale the smoke by burning Agarwood sticks.

Agarwood for Wrinkles

Grind Agarwood with Milk. Apply this paste everyday all over the face and body.

Agarwood ( Agar ) for Skin

Make a paste of Agarwood by mixing Rose water. Apply over the affected part twice a day for half an hour. It will give a effective result.

Agarwood ( Agar ) for Scabies

Powder Agarwood ( Agar ). Add little water to make a paste. Apply it on the affected part twice a day for half an hour and then wash.

Agarwood ( Agar ) for Itching

Grin dried Agarwood ( Agar ) with water. Apply over affected part for 20 minutes.

Agarwood ( Agar ) for Elephantiasis

Mix Agarwood ( Agar ) powder with water to make a paste. Apply on affected parts twice a day for 20 minutes.

Agarwood ( Agar ) for Swelling

Apply a paste of Agarwood ( Agar ) On the affected part for half an hour.

Agarwood ( Agar ) for Rheumatism

Apply the gum of Agarwood ( Agar ) on the affected part twice a day.
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Herbal Treatment For Asthma 5

Take 5 cups of Agarwood pieces. Boil in 2 liter of water until it reduces to 1 liter. Add 1 liter each of Cow's milk and Gingelly oil to it. Boil the mixture again to remove the moisture completely from it. Take Terminalia Bellirica and Liquorice root powder each of them half cup. Add to the mixture. Let it cool, then strain and store. This oil can be used to massage the scalp twice a week. Leave it for 20 Minutes and then Wash off.

Herbal Treatment For Migraine 1

Boil 4 cups of Agarwood pieces in 2 litre water till it is reduced to One litre. Now again boil it with One litre each of Cow's milk and Gingelly oil and remove its moisture. Add half cup each of powdered Terminalia Bellirica and Liquorice root. Let it cool then strain. Massage the scalp with this oil twice a week, keep it for 20 Minutes and Wash off.

Herbal Treatment For Swelling 1

Take 4 cups of broken Agarwood chips. Soak in 2 litre water over night. Next day boil it till the water is reduced to half litre. Now grind the chips separately and again boil with the decoction for 10 Minutes. Filter. Heat with half litre each of Coconut Oil and Cow's Milk. Add One cup each of Wild Turmeric, Rinds of Terminalia Bellirica and 2 cups each of Cassia Auriculata and Southernwood flower. Add a pinch of Saffron. Boil for 10 Minutes. Cool, strain and store. Massage the scalp with this oil twice a week.

Herbal Treatment For Baldness 2

Dip 5 cups of broken Agarwood chips in 2 liter water overnight. - Boil untill the water reduces to one fourth. Add half liter of Coconut Oil and Cow's Milk, one cup each of Wild Turmeric, Rinds of Terminalia Bellirica and 2 cups each of Cassia Auriculata ( Tarwar ) and Southernwood flower. Boil for 10 minutes. Strain. Apply on the scalp twice a week.

Herbal Treatment For Blocked Nose 1

Take 2 litres of water. Add 5 cups of Agarwood pieces. Boil it. Wait till the volume reduces to 1 litre. Add 1 litre of Cow's Milk and 1 litre of Sesame Oil. Remove the moisture from the mixture by boiling it. Add 1/2 cup of Terminalia Bellirica rinds and Liquorice roots. Let it cool. Filter it. Use it twice a week.

Herbal Treatment For Body Odour 3

Take the following herbs in equal quantity :
Agarwood : Agar
Vetiver : Khas Khas
Saffron : Kesar
Benzoin : Loban
Camphor : Kapur
Symplocos Racemosa : Lodhra
Nut Grass : Nagarmotha
Grind them together. Rub for 20 minutes over body daily.

Herbal Treatment For Asthma 22

Take a Betel ( Pan ) leaf and wash. Drip 2 drops of Agarwood ( Agar ) oil over it. Chew it properly once a day.

Herbal Treatment For Cough 35

Powder dried Agarwood ( Agar ). Take one pinch with one teaspoon Honey ( Shehad ) twice a day.

Herbal Treatment For Hiccups 4

Put one pinch Agarwood ( Agar ) powder in one teaspoon of Honey. Mix. Lick it twice a day.

Herbal Treatment For Impotence 8

Pour 2 drops of Agarwood ( Agar ) oil on fresh Betel ( Pan ) leaf and take once a day.

Herbal Treatment For Excessive Sweating 2

Take the following herbs :
Agarwood : Agar : Powdered : 25 gram
Sandalwood : Chandan : Powdered : 25 gram
Indian Rose Chestnut : Naagkesar : Powdered : 25 gram
Plum : Aloo Bukhara : Juice : 300 Ml
Boil the Plum ( Aloo Bukhara ) juice. Add all powdered ingredients in boiling juice. Heat till the mixture becomes thick. Apply lukewarm mixture over the affected part once a day.

Herbal Treatment For Diarrhea 18

Have one Pinch Agarwood ( Agar ) powder with one teaspoon Honey twice a day.

Herbal Treatment For Cough 36

Take Agarwood ( Agar ) and Aristolochia Indica ( Hooka Bel ) root in equal quantity. Grind them together. Add little water to make a paste and apply on the chest for half an hour.
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Niyamatullah ( India Tamil Nadu. )
06 Mar 2017
From where i can buy this agar oudh sticks. Please let me know the price also. Thank you.
Emmanuel Nhyiraba Asante ( Ghana )
23 Sep 2017
Please how can I be a dealer of your products?
Stephen Brown
03 Oct 2017
This product is in Ghana contact me on 0271047147 / 0242231592 to become a distributor.
Emmanuel Nhyiraba Asante ( Ghana )
23 Sep 2017
Please how can I be a dealer of your products?
Collins Pharma
07 Nov 2017
Have u heard of Masindo International? Pls contact me on 0545475414. I'm in ghana. I will be happy to help u get agar wood tea. Thank u
Ranju ( Maharashtra india )
24 Sep 2017
Agarwood 1 months baby ko de shakte h?
Prince Osei Poku ( Ghana )
05 Mar 2018
Can agarwood cure hepatitis B?
08 Mar 2018
The best cure of Hepatitis B is a homeopathic remedy called Crotalus Horridus 10 m. Take only one dose of this remedy. It will definitely cure Hepatitis B.
Ibrahim ( GHANA )
27 May 2018
Please, can agarwood tea treat or cure glaucoma?
Nor aini Hashim ( Malaysia )
15 Oct 2018
What will happen if a pregnant women drank agarwood tea consecutive for 2 weeks without knowing it might harmful for them. Any experience to share?
Kevin ( Canada )
17 Jan 2019
Would there be any potential side effects from wearing an agarwood Rosary or bracelet?
Arlene ( Philippines )
03 May 2019
Can agarwood cure hypothyroidism?
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