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Arka is a Sanskrit word of Blue madar-Calotropis Procera and it is the main ingredient of Arkadi Kashaya, Arkadi Thailam etc.
It is an Ayurvedic medicine used in the treatment of backache, stiffness, spondylosis, cough, cold, asthma, bronchitis etc. It Balances Vata disorders.
Medicinal plants and other ingredient used in the preparation of Arkadi Kashayam
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Arka – Blue madar-Calotropis Procera
Devadaru – Himalayan cedar (bark) – Daru -Cedrus deodara
Rasna – Pluchea lanceolata / Vanda roxburghi
Nirgundi – Vitex negundo– Five-leaved chaste tree
Pippali – Long pepper fruit – Piper longum
Pippalimula – Long pepper root – Piper longum
Chavya – Java Long Pepper – Piper Chaba
Chitraka – Lead Wort (root) – Plumbago zeylanica
Shunti – Ginger Rhizome – Zingiber Officinalis
Ativisha – Aconitum Heterophillum