INTRODUCTION –

This is an ayurvedic medicine in powder form which is used for correcting digestive disorders/

INGREDIENTS –

SAUNTH, MARICH, PEEPAL, AJWAIN, SENDHA NAMAK, SAFED JEERA, KALA JEERA EACH 1

FRIED HEENG 1/7 OR ¼ as per different methods

DOSE –

—2-3 gm with GHEE with meals OR with warm water as directed by the physician

INDICATIONS –

JATHARAGNIMAANDYA

VAATA ROGA

CLINICAL USES –

—specially relieves gas accumulated in the abdomen

—relieves pain abdominal

—in increases the digestive power by correcting digestion in the stomach as well as in the intestines

—it increases the secretions from the liver and corrects the metabolism of liver

—when there is dysentry like condition and there are 3-4 times motion after the meals in the day with heaviness in the abdomen, stool in less quantity with no taste in the mouth

—helps to expel the accumulated extra wind in the abdomen

—when a patient feels that something like a bolus of air is moving in the abdomen

EXPECTED DISCOMFORTS –

It may produce a little more heat in the body so persons which are PITTA predominant should use this cautiously.

This is always to be taken under the guidance of the ayurvedic physician.

REFERENCE –

BHAISHAJYA RATNAVALI – AGNIMAANDYA ROGA ADHIKAARA SHLOK NO 37