Juglans regia Linn.

Primary Characteristics

Primary Characteristics

Juglans regia Linn. is aslo known as Juglans duclouxiana Dode., Juglans fallax Dode, belongs to Juglandaceae, family.
The Arabic Name for this herb is Juaz.
The English Name for this herb is Walnut.
The Urdu Names for this herb are Akhrot, Gardgan.

Pharmacological Actions

The pharmacological Actions of Juglans regia Linn. are Alterative, Anthelmintic, Anti-diarrhoeal, Anti-emetic, Anti-inflammatory, Anti-rickets, Anti-scrofulous, Anti-septic, Anti-spasmodic, Anti-syphilitic, Anti-ulcer, Aphrodisiac, Astringent, Brain Tonic, Cholagogue, Demulcent, Digestive, Diuretic, Emollient, Hypoglycemic, Lactagogue, Mild Laxative, Resolvent, Styptic, Tonic.


  • Bactericidal

  • Fruit:
  • Brain Tonic
  • Delays Hardening of Arteries
  • Lowers Cholesterol Level
  • Lowers Risk of Coronary Heart Disease

  • Indications

    The Indications of Leaves of Juglans regia Linn. are Obstinate Ulcers, Scrofula, Rickets, Leucorrhoea.

    The Indications of Oil of Juglans regia Linn. are Hepatic Dysfunction, Tape Worms, Impotency.

    The Indications of Fruit of Juglans regia Linn. are Brain Debility, Sexual Weakness, Sore Throat.

    The Indications of Bark of Juglans regia Linn. are Eczema, Syphilis, Herpes.

    The Indication of Decoction (bark) of Juglans regia Linn. is Mammary Secretion.

    The Indications of Infusion of Juglans regia Linn. are Skin Eruptions, Ulcers.

    The Indications of Kernel of Juglans regia Linn. are Cold Cough, Ringworm, Indigestion, Conjunctivitis, Eye Irritation, Wound Marks.

    No Contra Indication information is available for Juglans regia Linn..


    The Temperaments of Juglans regia Linn. are 2nd order warm, 3rd Order Dry.

    Available Brands

    BrandManufacturer/Mnf. Representative
    Demagh AfroozAshraf laboratories (Pvt) Ltd.
    HABB-E-MUMSIK TILAIHamdard laboratories Waqf Pakistan
    LABOOB-E-KABIR MUQQUAWIE BAHHamdard laboratories Waqf Pakistan
    MAJUN MUQAWWI MUMSIKHamdard laboratories Waqf Pakistan
    MAJUN SHABAB AWARHamdard laboratories Waqf Pakistan

    Compound Preparations

    Juglans regia Linn. is used in the preparation of Hab Mumsik Tilai, Halwai Ghaikwar, Lubub Kabir, Lubub Saghir, Ma'jun Mobahee Antaki, Ma'jun Murawweh ul-Arwah, Ma'jun Raig Mahi, Ma;jun Muqawwi Wa-Mumsik compounds.


    Whole Herb24.000g - 36.000g
    Liquid Extract4.000ml - 8.000mlN/A

    Herb's Description

    Juglans regia Linn.. A large deciduous monoecious tree. Bark grey, longitudinally fissured. Wood greyish-brown, often fissured or mottled with darker streaks. Leaves alternate, imparipinnate; leaflets 5-13, elliptic to oblong-lanceolate, subsessile, usually entire, 9.1-24.4 cm x 4.6-18.2 cm. Flowers small, yellowish green; male in pendulous slender catkins and female in terminal catkins. Drupes green, with coriaceous exocarp, indehiscent, ellipsoid-globose; endocarp hard, warinkled, 2-valved, enclosing 4 lobed corrugated silky seeds

    Taste Odor & Occurrence

    Occurence: It occurs in Afghanistan, America, Armenia, France, Germany, India, Iran, Kashmir, Pakistan, Spain, Temperate Himalayas.. Commonly occurs in temperate Himalayas from 3000-10000 ft.
    Odor: The odor of Bark of Juglans regia Linn. is AromaticThe odor of Fruit of Juglans regia Linn. is Pleasant
    Bark: Bitter

    Fruit: Astringent,Tasty


    No information regarding Juglans regia Linn.'s substitute is currently available.

    Active Constituents

    Juglans regia Linn.'s Active constituents:


    No information regarding Juglans regia Linn.'s antidot is currently available.

    Warning & Precautions

    Extra quantity of nutritious fruit may cause rise in blood circulation.


    Currently no Toxicity information is available for Juglans regia Linn.. (work in progress)