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Saraswatharishtam / Saraswatarishta is a nervine tonic used in Ayurveda for treating psychological and neurological disorders as well as a memory-boosting brain tonic. In addition to these primary Saraswatharishtam uses, this Ayurvedic medicine is also used to address conditions such as immune dysfunction, male reproductive fluid related disorders, menstrual problems, anaemia,...
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Bakuchi / Babchi / Bavachi, also known as Psoralea Cordifolia is a plant used for ages in both Ayurvedic and Chinese medicine for the treatment of skin diseases such as psoriasis, leukoderma, skin rashes, skin infections and allergies. It is grown in the plane areas of India. The seeds are of...
Balarishtam Uses Benefits Feature Image
Balarishtam is an Ayurvedic formulation commonly used in treating problems related to the nervous system and muscles. Working as a nerve tonic, it helps to correct conditions such as paraplegia, neuralgia, spondylitis and arthritis by boosting the functions of the nervous system. It also contains ingredients that support the functions of...
Lodhra Benefits, Properties and Side Effects Feature Image
Lodhra (Sanskrit Name) or Symplocos Racemosa (Scientific/Latin Name), is a tree found in the northeastern hilly areas of the Indian subcontinent (Nagpur, Manipur) and Burma, whose bark is highly regarded is an ancient healing herb in Ayurvedic system. Lodhra is also known as Lodh, Shavara and Tilva. The bark of the Lodh...
Ushirasava Uses Benefits Feature Image
Ushirasava is an Ayurvedic preparation which is mainly given to stop excessive bleeding. It is homeostatic in nature and also contains pitta pacifying properties as it has a cooling and tranquillising tendency. It treats menorrhagia, nose bleeding, rectal bleeding and excessive postpartum bleeding. It is also beneficial in curing urinary as...
In the current age when pollution is on the rise and people’s lifestyles have become more toxic than ever before, it is the body’s most important processes of detoxification and digestion that bear the brunt. It is said that the liver is a vital organ that is responsible for helping with...
Ashwagandharishtam Uses Benefits Ingredients Dosage Side Effects Feature Image
‘Ashwagandha’ or Withania Somnifera is a very popular Ayurvedic herb that has also gained favour in the Western world for its ‘adaptogenic’ qualities. This root and leaves of the plant have been used in Ayurveda for thousands of years as a ‘rejuvenative’ that helps the body deal with physiological and psychological...
Vilwadi Lehyam Uses Benefits Dosage Ingredients Side Effects Feature Image
Vilwadi Lehyam is an Ayurvedic preparation by Kerala Ayurveda, which is mainly indicated for the treatment of bowel and digestion related health issues. It is named after its main ingredient Vilwamula (Aegle Marmelos) also known as Bael Root which is a great herb especially known for its benefits for stomach related...
Ayurvedic Herbs For Arthritis and Joint Pain Feature Image
One of the most common diseases of old age is Arthritis. There are two forms of this disease called Osteoarthritis and Rheumatoid Arthritis respectively, the most common form being Osteoarthritis. In this condition, the joints become inflamed, stiff and painful to the point that the patient finds it extremely difficult to...
What is Uric Acid And How To Control It With Ayurveda Feature Image
What is Uric Acid? Uric Acid is a byproduct of our body’s digestion process. When food gets digested, the body produces many waste chemical substances like urea, uric acid and other salts which get eliminated with urine. Uric acid is produced specially by the digestion of purines which is a colourless organic...