Oud is known to remove negative energies and boosts feelings of harmony and content. It is used to relieve stress and many cultures believe it has spiritual benefits. The fragrance can put people in a meditative state while giving them mental strength and stability.
Oud is also useful to promote the flow to qi, strength to stomach, intestines, lungs & airways, heart, liver, brain and sense organs. It reduces joint inflammation, so beneficial in gout and rheumatoid arthritis. Its appetizer and carminative actions help to reduce abdominal diseases. It is a nervine stimulant and can also be used in cases of paralysis.