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Danta Varti

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Danta Varti is an Ayurvedic medicine used in the treatment of corneal opacity and Corneal ulcer. It balances Vata and Kapha in the eyes. This medicine should take  under the  supervision of Ayurveda practitioner.

The main ingredient is ‘Danta’ it is the Sanskrit word of teeth

It is prepared according to the reference of Astangahrudayam – Uttarasthana


Medicinal plants and other ingredients used in the preparation of Danta Varti 

  • Hastidanta – Ivory
  • Varahadanta-Pig teeth
  • Ushtradanta-Camel teeth
  • Godanta-Cow teeth
  • Ashwadanta-Horse teeth
  • Ajadanta-Goat teeth
  • Kharadanta – teeth of various animals
  • Shankha Bhasma – Bhasma of Conch Shell
  • Mukta – Bhasma of pearl
  • Maricha – Black pepper – Piper nigrum
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