Aloe barbadensis Mill.

Primary Characteristics

Primary Characteristics

Aloe barbadensis Mill. is aslo known as Aloe perfoliata Linn. var. vera Linn., Aloe vera Auct. non Mill., belongs to Liliaceae, family.
The Arabic Name for this herb is Sibr Saqutari.
The English Name for this herb is Aloes.
The Urdu Names for this herb are Ailwa, Airio, Airwa, Musabbar.

Pharmacological Actions

The pharmacological Actions of Aloe barbadensis Mill. are Abortifacient, Anti-constipative, Anti-inflammatory, Anti-oxidant, Anti-septic, Anti-ulcer, Anti-viral, Bacteriostatic, Cathartic, Diaphoretic, Emmenagogue, Expectorant, Improves texture of skin, Laxative, Purgative, Skin protective against radiation, Spasmolytic, Stimulate Hair Growth, Stomachic, Vermifuge.

Extract of Leaf:

  • Anthelmintic
  • Cathartic
  • Detersive
  • Emmenagogue
  • Local Inflammations
  • Purgative
  • Resolvent
  • Skin aid / Cosmetic

  • Pulp:
  • Prevents against Ultra Violet Radiation
  • Soothing and emollient

  • Indications

    The Indications of Aloe barbadensis Mill. are Constipation, Wounds, Diabetes, Minor Burns, Intestinal Infection.

    The Indication of Root of Aloe barbadensis Mill. is Colic.

    The Indications of Extract of Leaf of Aloe barbadensis Mill. are Cephalic Malhumours, Liver Malhumours, Atrabilious Disorders, Stomach Malhumours, Dysmenorrhoea.

    The Indication of Tubers of Aloe barbadensis Mill. is Breasts Inflammation.

    The Indication of Gel of Aloe barbadensis Mill. is Chronic Ulcers.

    The Indications of Pulp of Aloe barbadensis Mill. are Chronic Ulcers, Glandular Swellings, Cough, General Painful Inflammations, Sunburn, Local Inflammations, Cold.

    No Contra Indication information is available for Aloe barbadensis Mill..


    The Temperament of Aloe barbadensis Mill. is 2nd order, warm and dry.

    Available Brands

    BrandManufacturer/Mnf. Representative
    BARRISALHamdard laboratories Waqf Pakistan
    HABB-E-SOORANJANHamdard laboratories Waqf Pakistan
    HABB-E-TINKARHamdard laboratories Waqf Pakistan
    KOHL- UL- JAWAHIRHamdard laboratories Waqf Pakistan
    MAHWARIHamdard laboratories Waqf Pakistan
    MIFTAHamdard laboratories Waqf Pakistan
    MudirHamdard laboratories Waqf Bangladesh
    QURS MULAYYINHamdard laboratories Waqf Pakistan
    TinkarHamdard laboratories Waqf Bangladesh
    TUNSUKHHamdard laboratories Waqf Pakistan

    Compound Preparations

    Aloe barbadensis Mill. is used in the preparation of Hab-Ayaraj, Hab-Mudir, Hab-Shabyar, Hab-Sibr, Hab-Tinkar, Halwa-i-Ghaikwar, Kuhl Khar Mohra, Kushta Bussad, Kushta Gaodanti, Kushta Khubs al-Hadid, Kushta Tila Kalan, Ma'jun Talkh compounds.


    Whole Herb125.000mg - 500.000mgN/A

    Herb's Description

    Aloe barbadensis Mill. is a herb, pea-green in color, is evergreen, suberrect, and branched
    Aloe barbadensis Mill.'s Leaves, size is usually 30-50 cm long and 10 cm broad at the base
    Aloe barbadensis Mill.'s Flowers, yellow in color. Pendulous, imbricated, anthers somewhat exserted.

    Taste Odor & Occurrence

    Occurence: It occurs in All over the world.. Aloe is distributed widely as naturalized and cultivated species.
    Taste: Bitter


    No information regarding Aloe barbadensis Mill.'s substitute is currently available.

    Active Constituents

    Aloe barbadensis Mill.'s Active constituents:


    No information regarding Aloe barbadensis Mill.'s antidot is currently available.

    Warning & Precautions

    Excessive use of Aloe encourages haemorrhoids. Applies as vaginal suppository it may act as abortive.As it may cause intestinal irritation, thus referred as harmful when used in piles.


    Currently no Toxicity information is available for Aloe barbadensis Mill.. (work in progress)