lemon

Family Name: Rutaceae ,English Name: Lemon of India, Lime ,Sanskrit: Nimbuk ,Hindi: Neembu

 

Lemon or lime is a house hold fruit known to all. It is a rich source of vitamin C and therefore it is very important remedy for scurvy. The lemon trees are small, bushy and thorny, the leaves and stems are small. When leaves are crushed, they smell like lime. The flowers are also fragrant. The fruits are round, smooth, green when unripe and yellow when ripe. Lemon is anthelmintic and cures abdominal pain.

 

It is used to treat following:

 

Anxiety disorders                                            

Jaundice

Liver

Obesity

Cholera

Insect bite

Fever

Seasonal fever

Influenza

Skin disorders

Headache

Hair fall

Eye disorders

Acne, boils, pimples

Stomatitis

Thirst

Abdominal pain

Vomiting

Dyspepsia

Indigestion and abdominal pain

Worms