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Mahanimba (Melia Azadirachta linn/Bead tree): Local Names, Chemical Compositions, Medicinal Uses

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Family :Meliaceae  Scintific Name :Melia Azadirachta linn Local Names:Mahanimba,Ramayana,Dreak,Bokayan,Dharek,Godanimba,Bokan Nimba,Pejeri,BkanLingbodo,Malaha bembo,Turekbepa,Kasibembo,Arebebo,Harbeit,Azaddarakhat,Persian lilac,Bead tree.  Chemical Compositions:EbjaridinPyeresinBakayaninEjaridin Ayurvedic View:Guna: LaghuRasa: KatuVipak : Tikta Katu, KasayaVirya: Ushna Medicinal Use:It is good for the treatment of kapha-pittaja disease.It is also a vatashamak agent.It is good for the treatment of skin diseases.It is good for the treatment of ulcers.It is indicated for the treatment of cleaning of wounds as an antiseptic.It is good for the treatment of worms.It is good for the treatment of piles.It is good as a carminative.It is a good blood purifying agent.It is good for the treatment of diabetes.It is indicated in the treatment of headache.It is also used in the treatment of goiter.It is good for for the management of sciatica.It is good for the treatment of asthma and cough. Used …

Five Things You Should Know Before Buying Chyawanprash

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It is a world renowned formulation for the overall growth of the human body and mind. It improves memory, it gives excellent protection from the chances getting infections, it improves the body defense mechanism, it improves the stamina and vitality. It is also good for  improving the sexual life. However you will get plenty of brands, plenty of experimental verities of chavanprash in the market. So often it becomes difficult to buy a good product for yourself and for your family. In the ancient classics you will find out few simple solutions for that. These simple things are as follows.

In classics it is mentioned that the sugar quantity should be half of the Amlaki. But in modern age most of the top manufacturers use to add more sugar content then the recommended amount. So check the quantity of sugar in comparison to the added amlaki. If you go through the classics the chavanprash should not be so sweet as we taste it today. There should be only 2.5 kg sugar if we use 6 kg Amalaki …

Ela (Elachi): Medicinal Uses, Ayurvedic Uses, Dosages, Chemical Compositions

Scintific Name: Elettaria cardamomum Local Names: Ela, Elaichi,Triputa, Ritte, Sukshmalla, Dravidri, Elach, Belchi, Beltodae, Yarllak, Yellakkapalu, Yelam, Yellaki, Kabul, Hillbak, lesser cardamom.
Ayurvedic View:Guna: Laghu, RukshVipak: MadhurRasa: Katu &  MadhurVirya: Shita Chemical Compositions: It having
Volatile oil.Potassium salt.Cineol,Terpineol,Terpinene,Limonene,Sabinene etc. Medicinal Uses:It is good for the treatment of vata, pitta and Kaphaja diseases. It is good for the treatment of Kasani, swasa etc, It is good for the treatment of burning sensation It is good for the treatment of general weakness. It strengthen the heart It is good for the treatment of foul smelling. It is good for the treatment of mutrakriccha It is good for the treatment of Agnimandhya It is good for the treatment of Anorexia It is good for the treatment of vomiting and nausea It is used in piles and pain Abdomen. Dosages:5 to Six Grams Uses Parts:Seeds Preparations:Eladhi Churna Eladhyarista…

Bhuamlaki: Local Names, Ayurvedic View, Chemical Composition, Availability,Doses, Medicinal Use

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Gana: Kasahara, Swashar Family:Euphorbiaceae Scintific Name: Phyllanthus urinaria Local Names:BhumyamlakiBhudhatriTamlaki BahupatraBhuphalaBhui AmblaBhui AmlakiBhui AmbliBhyo Ambli Availability: It is a wonder herb found growing as a weed of rainy season in India. The plant is found to grow sufficiently in many states of India such as Punjab, Uttar Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra, Sikkim and almost in all north eastern states as a weed. It is also available in America, China, Phillippines, Cuba, Nigeria, Guam, West Africa etc countries. Ayurvedic view:Guna: Lagahu, RukshaRasa: Tila, Kasaya, Madhur Vipaka; MadhurVirya: Sheeta Chemical Composition: The main alkaloids are in the form of lignins, like Phyllanthin and Hypophyllanthin. In many parts of the world it is used as a folk medicine as a essential ingredients of many formulations.  Used Parts: Root Leafs Stem Fruits You can say the whole plant is used for medicinal use.  Medical Use:It reduces the kapha and pitta associated dise…

Perfect Capsule: Ingredients, Indications, Dosages, Side Effects.

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Manufacturer:Dev Pharma Composition:Zingiber officinaleEmblice officinalisWithania somnifetraAaparagus adscendendsAsparagus racemosusTerminalia chebulaCyperus rotundusTerminalia arjunaGlycyrrhiza glabraMyristica fragransHolarrhena antidysentericaTamarix troupilSolanum nigrumPiper longumPlumbago zeylanicaCrocus sativusMucuna pruritensEclipta albaPterocarpus marsupiumCichorium intybusSaraca asoca Mentha spicataMesua ferraiConvoluslus pluricaulisCelastrus panniculatusPiper nigrumPueraria tuberosaNyctanthes arbortristisSyzygium aromaticum
Indication:It is helpful in improvement of physical and mental health.It improves the digestive capacity and digestive quality.It improves the cardiac activity.It is indicated for the diseases of respiratory tract.It improves the urinary disorders.It is indicated for the symptoms like hot flushe, tachycardia, palpitation. It is prescribed for the treatment for vaginal dryness.It is also used for headache, insomnia, mental irritability cases.It is good …

Best Chyawanprash for your family: The Top 10 Chyawanprash in Indian market.

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Chyawanprash is a 2500 years old special formulation and mixture a many herbs. The people of the Indian subcontinent are well known about the benefits of this recipe. It is consumed by the people of India traditionally from thousands of years. But with the change of time many of the documented herbs, which are used for making of Chyawanprash are not available. So many companies have adopted some new ways to fulfill the gaps and by using substitute herbs. Almost all the herbal drug manufacturing companies are making Chyawanprash in their own way. Basically it should be a medicated paste but today you may get Granules or tablet or capsule form of the same. You will get mango or chocolate flavored Chyawanprash also in the market. So now it is a big question which one you should use. With the marketing strategies companies are coming with new ideas and presentations but original formulation is missing day by day. Here we will discuss about the best available Chyawanprash in the market…

Arjunin Capsule: Ingredients, Indications, Dosages, Contraindications, Side Effects

Manufacturer: Charak Pharma Ingredients:JayaphalaAbhrakaAkikaShankha BhasmaArogyavardini VatiUtkantakaJatamanshiKhadiraAsundara TwakGangerukiZahar moharBahamanSafed MiriRumi MastakiLavangaPippaliYsathimadhuElaTamalapatraSuvarna makshikaRasasindurShilajatuMrigashringa bhasmaVidangaShamli TwakArjun Indications:Cardiac ischemiaReduced Cardiac outputCardiac neurosisPalpitation Dosages:2 capsule 3-4 times daily Contraindication:Use after consultation with your doctor if you having renal function impairment. Side effect:No known side effect.

Tablet Fortege: Ingredents, Indications, Dosages, SIde Effects, Contraindications

Tablet Sarpagandha Mishran: Ingredients, Indications, Dosages, Contraindications, Side Effects

Capsule Arjun Forte: Ingredients, Indications, Dosages, Contraindications, Side Effects.

Paurush Jiwan Capsule: Ingredients, Indications, Dosages, Contraindications, Side Effects

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Manufacturer:Dev Pharmay (P) Ltd.Segment:General TonicIngredients:Active herb present in Paurush Jeevan are Eclipta Alba hasskTerminalia-arjuna linnGlycyrrhiza Glabra linnSyzgium Aromaticum linnPiper Longum linnZingiber-officinal roseShilajeetPlumbago Zeylanica linnCuminum-Cyminum linnMyristica-Fragrans houttHolarrhena-Antidysenterica linnSolanum-Nigrum LinnTamarix-TroupiiHoleAsparagus-Adscendens roxbMucuna-Prurita hookLohbhasmaBangbhasmaCrocus-Sativus LinnWithania-Somnifera dunalEmblica officinalis Terminalia-chebula retz Indications:From the name it looks like a product for men only but it is more useful in females. It is indicated for both man and women who are suffering from feebleness.It is indicated for those having lean and thin body physique despite of good diet.It is indicated for those having sever weakness and hollowness around the eyes.It is indicated for those having dry rough skin.It is indicated for those having constant weight loss.It is indicated for those having giddin…

Dabur Chyawanprash: Ingredients, Indications, Dosages, Benefits, Contraindications,

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Chyawanprash is a 2500 years old herbal preparation. The formulation was advised by Aswani Brothers, the physicians of heaven. The formulation is very popular all over the Indian sub continent and widely consumed by people of all ages. There are many companies which are manufacturing the same thing with slight modifications. Here we will discuss about the giant of this segment. Dabur holds almost 60% of the total chyawanprash market. Manufacturer:The Dabur India Ltd. Ingredients:Bilwa (Aegle marmelos)Agnimantha (Premna corymbosa)Shyonaka (oroxylum indicum)Gambhari (Gmelina arborea)Patala (stereospermum suaveolens)Bala (sida cordifolia)Mashaparni (Teramnus labialis)Mudgaparni (Vina trilobata)Prishnaparni (Uraria picta)Shalaparni (Desmodium gangeticum)Pippali (Long pepper)Gokshura (Tribulus terrestris)Brihati (Solanum indicum)Kantakari (Solanum xanthocarpum)Karkata Shrungi (pistasia integerrima)Taamalaki (Phyllanthus fraturnus)Draksha (dry grapes)Jeevanti (Leptodenia reticulate)Pushkara …