Internal Medicine: Open Access

Internal Medicine: Open Access
Open Access

ISSN: 2165-8048

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Gazala Hussain

Department of Rasashastra and Bhaishajya Kalpana, Sri Dharmasthala Manjunatheshwara College of Ayurveda Hospital, Hassan, India

  • Research Article   
    Pharmaceutical and Preliminary Analytical Study of Jeevantyadi Malahar
    Author(s): Ambika S*, Paul Wilson Parathuvayalil and Gazala Hussain

    Introduction: Malahara is an ointment preparation used for topical applications and has advantages owing to its dosage form. Jeevantyadi malahara is a unique preparation comprising of jeevanti, manjista, daruharidra, kampillaka, tuttha, go ksheera, go ghrita, sarjarasa and madhuchista. It is indicated in padadari (heel fissures). The same Jeevantyadi malahara after washing with water for 100 times i.e., dhouta karma is indicated in agni dagdha (Burn ulcer), arsha (Piles), pama (Eczema) and kandu (Itching). Aim: To develop preliminary standards for jeevantyadi malahara and shatadhouta jeevantyadi malahara and highlight the importance of dhouta samskara. Materials and methods: Jeevanti, manjista, daruharidra, kampillaka, go ksheera, go ghrita, were taken and jeevantyadi sneha was prepared out of it. Jee.. View More»
    DOI: 10.35248/2165-8048.21.s7.003

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