Eugenia aromatica Bail

Primary Characteristics

Primary Characteristics

Eugenia aromatica Bail is aslo known as Caryophyllus aromaticus Linn., Eugenia aromaticus Kuntze, Eugenia caryophyllata Thunb., Myrtus caryophyllus Willd., Syzygium aromaticum {Linn.} Merr. & L.M.Perry, belongs to Myrtaceae, family.
The Arabic Name for this herb is Qaranfal.
The English Name for this herb is Clove Tree.
The Urdu Names for this herb are Laong, Qaranfal.

Pharmacological Actions

The pharmacological Actions of Eugenia aromatica Bail are Anaesthetic, Analgesic, Anti-asthmatic, Anti-constipative, Anti-diarrhoeal, Anti-emetic, Anti-gout, Anti-histamine, Anti-nauseant, Anti-neuralgic, Anti-oxidant, Anti-pyretic, Anti-rheumatic, Anti-septic, Anti-spasmodic, Anti-thrombotic, Anti-tussive, Anti-viral, Appetizer, Aromatic, Avoricious, Bactericidal, Brain Tonic, Cardiac Tonic, Carminative, Deodorant, Digestive, Exhilarant, Expectorant, Hepatic Stimulant, Increases Circulation, Insect-repellent, Irritant, Kidneys Stimulant, Masticatory, Promotes Fatty Acid Digestion, Rubefacient, Sialagogue, Stimulant, Stomachic, Tonic, Vasodilator.


  • Analgesic
  • Anodyne
  • Anti-septic
  • Bactericidal
  • Carminative
  • Counter-Irritant
  • Insect-repellent
  • Irritant
  • Rubefacient

  • Indications

    The Indications of Eugenia aromatica Bail are Toothache, Flatulence, Sores, Cholera, Worms, Sexual Debility, Indigestion, Warts, Cancer, Gastric Spasms, Inflammations, Caries, Sterility, Polyps, Gums Weakness.

    The Indications of Oil of Eugenia aromatica Bail are Brain Ailments, Cavities, Polyps, Sterility, Headache, Arthritis, Eructation, Hiccough, Warts, Indigestion, Vomiting, Liver Affections, Wounds, Worms, Paralysis, Gastritis, Neuralgia, Diarrhoea, Hypersensitive Dentine, Cholera, Gout, Nausea, Sores, Catarrh, Cough, Fever, Colic.

    No Contra Indication information is available for Eugenia aromatica Bail.


    The Temperament of Eugenia aromatica Bail is 3rd order, warm and dry.

    Available Brands

    BrandManufacturer/Mnf. Representative
    KHAMIRA ABRESHAM HAKIM ARSHAD WALAHamdard laboratories Waqf Pakistan
    MAJUN ARAD KHURMAHamdard laboratories Waqf Pakistan
    MAJUN CHOB CHEENI SADAHamdard laboratories Waqf Pakistan
    NEOBAXHamdard laboratories Waqf Pakistan

    Compound Preparations

    Eugenia aromatica Bail is used in the preparation of Arq Amber, Jawarish Jalinus, Jawarish Ood Shirin, Jawarish Shaheryaran, Khuban, Ma'jun Khadar, Ma'jun Supari Pak, Muffareh Kabir, Naushadaroo Sada, Neoba, Sherbet Mawaiz compounds.


    Whole Herb0.500g - 1.000g
    Oil0.500ml - 1.000mlN/A

    Herb's Description

    Eugenia aromatica Bail. A pyramidal or conical evergreen tree, 9-12 m high, sometimes taller. Main stems erect, c. 100 cm in girth, often forking at a height of 1.5-1.8 m; bark, smooth, grey; leaves lanceolate, in pairs, acute at both ends, 7.5-12.3 cm x 2.5-3.75 cm; gland dotted, fragrant; flower-buds borne in small clusters at the ends of branches, greenish, turning pink at the time of maturity, aromatic; drupes (Mother-of-Clove) fleshy, dark pink, 2.5 cm long x 1.5 cm thick. Seeds oblong, soft, grooved on one side, 1.5 crn. long

    Taste Odor & Occurrence

    Occurence: It occurs in Africa, India, indonesia, Mauritius, Sri Lanka.
    Odor: The odor of Eugenia aromatica Bail is Strongly Aromatic
    Taste: Bitter,Pungent


    No information regarding Eugenia aromatica Bail's substitute is currently available.

    Active Constituents

    Eugenia aromatica Bail's Active constituents:


    No information regarding Eugenia aromatica Bail's antidot is currently available.

    Warning & Precautions

    Clove bud oil is reported to have an oral LD50 of 2650 mg/kg body weight in rats .Eugenol may sensitize some people and may cause contact dermatitis.It may produce harmful effects in individuals with warm temperament.


    Currently no Toxicity information is available for Eugenia aromatica Bail. (work in progress)