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Dasamoola – herbal combination of ten roots

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The name Dasamoola or Dasamula is a combination of two Sanskrit words ‘Dasa’ – Ten and ‘Moola’ – Root. It is a miraculous combination of ten medicinal plants roots of Ayurvedic medicinal formulations. The other effective combinations are Valiya Panchamoola ( Five Plants roots) and laghu-Panchamoola (Five smaller plant’s root). Each of the plants have its own speciality and chemical combination in nature, a wise combination of these plant roots bring an incredible medicinal quality. 

These  combinations are very effective for the treatment of intermittent fever, colic pain and respiratory disorders Dasamoola combination is used in the Ayurveda medicines like Dasamularishtam, Dasamoola Jeerakarishtam, Agasthya rasayanam, Chavyanaprasam etc. The decoction of Dasa moola is effective to relieve pain, rheumatism, asthma and also used in the treatment of hysteria, heart diseases, urinary stones and dysuria.

Members of Dasamoola group

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1. Orila (ഓരില) -Desmodiumgangeticum

2. Moovila (മൂവില) -Pseudarthria viscida

3. Kantakari (കണ്ടകാരിച്ചുണ്ട) -Solanum xanthipium 

4. Cheruchunda (ചെറുചുണ്ട) -Solanum indicum

5. Njerinjil (ഞെരിഞ്ഞിൽ) -Tribulus Terrestris

6. Koovalam (കൂവളം) – Aegle Marmelos

7. Palakapayyani (പലകപ്പയ്യാനി) – Oroxylum Indicum

8. Kumizhu (കുമിഴ്‌ ) – Gmelina Arborea

9. Pathiri (പാതിതി) – Steriospermum suaveolens 

10. Munja (മുഞ്ഞ) -Premna serratifolia 

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