Prunus amygdalus Batsch.

Primary Characteristics

Primary Characteristics

Prunus amygdalus Batsch. is aslo known as Amygdalus communis Linn, Prunus amygdalus Baill, belongs to Rosaceae, family.
The Arabic Name for this herb is Tuffah Arzi.
The English Names for this herb are Almond, Almond Tree.
The Urdu Names for this herb are Badaam, Badam Shirin, Loz.

Pharmacological Actions

The pharmacological Actions of Prunus amygdalus Batsch. are Aperient, Aphrodisiac, Detersive, Emollient, Fattening, Hypnotic, Laxative, Nervine Tonic, Nutritive, Semenagogue.


The Indications of Prunus amygdalus Batsch. are Cough, General Weakness, Mental Exhaustion, Nervous Affections, Fatigue, Oligospermia, Sexual Weakness.

The Indications of Oil of Prunus amygdalus Batsch. are Urinary Irritation, Bowel Pain, Eyesight Weakness, Sexual Weakness, Constipation, Headache, Dry Cough, Delirium, Liver Complaints, Colic, Biliousness.

No Contra Indication information is available for Prunus amygdalus Batsch..


The Temperament of Prunus amygdalus Batsch. is 1st order, moist and warm.

Available Brands

BrandManufacturer/Mnf. Representative
HABB-E-JADWARHamdard laboratories Waqf Pakistan
HABB-E-MUMSIK TILAIHamdard laboratories Waqf Pakistan
KHAMIRA BADAMHamdard laboratories Waqf Pakistan
LABOOB-E-BARIDHamdard laboratories Waqf Pakistan
LABOOB-E-KABIR MUQQUAWIE BAHHamdard laboratories Waqf Pakistan
MAJUN ARAD KHURMAHamdard laboratories Waqf Pakistan
MAJUN MUGHALLIZ SADAHamdard laboratories Waqf Pakistan
MUMSIK BE NAZIRHamdard laboratories Waqf Pakistan
ROGHAN LABOOB-E-SABAAHamdard laboratories Waqf Pakistan
ROGHAN-E-BADAM SHEERINHamdard laboratories Waqf Pakistan
ROGHAN-E-SAMAAT KUSHAHamdard laboratories Waqf Pakistan
SANOON MUQAWW-E-DANDANHamdard laboratories Waqf Pakistan
SUZAKHamdard laboratories Waqf Bangladesh

Compound Preparations

Prunus amygdalus Batsch. is used in the preparation of Halwai Gazar Maghz Sar-i-Kunjashkwala, Halwai-S'alab, Laooq Badam, Laooq Biihdana, Laooq Sapistan, Lubub Kabir, Lubub Saghir, Ma'jun Qurtum, Roghan Badam Shirin compounds.


Whole HerbN/A
Oil3.000ml - 12.000mlN/A
Seed Kernel7.000Nos. - 11.000Nos.N/A

Herb's Description

Prunus amygdalus Batsch.. A middle sized tree. Leaves greyish when fully grown, oblong-lanceolate, serrulate; petiole equal to or longer than the greatest width of leaf; stipules fimbricate. Flowers white, tinged with red, appearing before the leaves from scaly buds on last year's wood; peduncles much shorter than the campanulate calyx. Drupe^velvety, pericarp dry, when ripe separating into 2 valves; stone compressed, with shallow wrinkles and minute holes

Taste Odor & Occurrence

Occurence: It occurs in Afghanistan, Iran, Kashmir, Mediterranean Region, Paksitan.
Odor: The odor of Seed Kernel of Prunus amygdalus Batsch. is Pleasant
Seed Kernel: sweet


No information regarding Prunus amygdalus Batsch.'s substitute is currently available.

Active Constituents

Prunus amygdalus Batsch.'s Active constituents:


No information regarding Prunus amygdalus Batsch.'s antidot is currently available.

Warning & Precautions

Almonds in excessive use may cause stones in kidneys,exert harmful effects on intestines.


Currently no Toxicity information is available for Prunus amygdalus Batsch.. (work in progress)