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Maha Panchagavya Ghrita

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Maha Panchagavya Ghrita is an Ayurveda medicine, in the form of medicated ghee, generally used as a preparatory medicine for snehakarma of Panchakarma. It is also recommended in cough, fever, inflammation, piles, liver diseases, epilepsy, Jaundice, fistula, anemia, Irregular fever and psychiatric conditions.

It is prepared according to the reference of Ashtangahrudayam Uttarasthana  and Charaka Sutrasthana(Apasmara Chikitsa)

Medicinal plants and other ingredients used in the preparation of Maha Panchagavya Ghrita

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Dashamoola group of roots

Bilva –Bael –  Aegle marmelos

Agnimantha – Headache tree –  Premna mucronata

Shyonaka – Broken bone plant – Oroxylum indicum

Gambhari – Beechwood – Gmelina arborea

Patala – Yellow Snake tree – Stereospermum suaveolens

Shalaparni – Desmodium gangeticum

Prinshnaparni – Indian Uraria – Urarica picta

Gokshura – Yellow vine – Tribulus terrestris

Brihati – Solanum indicum

Kantakari – Solanum xanthocarpum,

Triphala

Haridra – Turmeric

Daruharidra – Berberis aristata

Kutaja – Holarrhena antidysenterica

Saptaparna – Devils Tree – Alstonia scholaris

Apamarga – Achyranthes aspera

Nilini – True indigo – Indigofera tinctoria

Katurohini – Picrorhiza kurroa

Shampaka – Indian Laburnum – Cassia fistula

Pushkaramoola – Elecampane – Inula racemosa

Phalgumoola – Ficus carica

Duralabha – Camel thorn – Alhagi psudalhagi

Bharngi – Clerodendron serratum

Patha – Cissampelos pariera

Adhaki – The Pigeon pea –  Cajanus cajan

Kumbha – St. Thomas Lidpod – Operculina turpethum

Nikumbha – red Physicnut – Baliospermum montanum

Trikatu – pepper, long pepper and ginger

Rohisha –Palmarosa –  Cymbopogon martinii

Murva – Fragipany vine – Marsdenia tenacissima

Bhutika – Ajwain – Trachyspermum ammi

Bhunimba – Thre creat – Andrographis paniculata

Shreyasi – Gajapippali – Scindapsus officinalis

Sariva – Indian Sarsaparilla – Hemidesmus indicus

Madayantika – Henna – Lawsonia inermis

Agni – White leadwort – Plumbago zeylanica

Nichula – Barringtonia acutangula

Gomaya swarasa – the water extract prepared from cow dung

ksheera – cow milk

Dadhi – cow cheese

Mutra – Cow urine

Ghritham – ghee

Manufacturer:

Kottakkal Arya Vaidya Sala

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