Deodar Cedar is also known as Deodar has many medicinal properties. Heartwood, bark, leaves, and oil are used to make medicine. This herb is light to digest and improves the moistness of tissues. The Deodar oil is antiseptic and used in skin diseases, sores, wounds and ulcers and also for headache, fever, urogenital diseases, piles and as a carminative, antidiarrhoeal, diaphoretic, diuretic and insecticide. The heartwood is used for similar purposes and as an anti-inflammatory, laxative, sedative, cardiotonic and for many other disorders. The leaves are bitter and acrid and used mainly in inflammation.