Although agate is one of the most universally used gemstones, fire agate has only been widely available in recent times.  Fire agate is said to be attuned to the Root and Sacral Chakras, linked to the Zodiac fire signs Aries, Leo, and Sagittarius and associated with the Elements of Fire and Earth.
A stone of creativity and expression, Fire Agate is said to be particularly helpful in overcoming artistic blocks of all kinds.  It has been attributed with encouraging healing, restoration and creativity, improving self-esteem and emotional balance, increase passion, emotions, and reconnection to one's deepest desires, and provides the courage to take risks to fulfill those promptings.  Fire Agate has been called a stone of “eternal youth” and is said to bring vitality to the entire body. It is said to increase digestion and to assist with sexual dysfunctions. It is also used for treating the central nervous system, endocrine system, the colon, relieving gastritis, the stomach, uterus, intestines, and healing skin disorders and itching due to insect bites.  It is said to help increase metabolism, promotes good night vision, useful in treating hot flashes, and when placed on the forehead can help reduce fever.
Fire Agate is used as a stone of protection, as well as a crystal of ambition and high achievement. As a support stone, Fire Agate is a siad to be a safeguard over water for airplane and airline workers, and ensures protection around high energy for electricians.