Maharasnadi Kashayam Tablet
Classical Reference: Sahasrayogam Kashaya Yoga for Vata 13, 14
Maharasnadi Kashayam Tablets are polyherbal decoction tablets used to treat Neuro-hormonal diseases affecting the whole body. Rasna- Alpinia galangal is the main ingredient, which has a very specific action in neurologic disorders. This tablet along with appropriate adjuvants is used to treat Arthritis, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Paralysis, Fibromyalgia and other neurologic disorders.
Ingredients of Maharasnadi Kashayam Tablets
|Sankrit Name||Latin Name||Quantity Present|
|Dhanyaka||Coriandrum sativum||.296 gms|
|Rasna||Alpinia galanga||.592 gms|
|Bala||Sida cordifolia||.296 gms|
|Musta||Cyperus rotundus||.296 gms|
|Punarnava||Boerhavia diffusa||.296 gms|
|Guduchi||Tinospora cordifolia||.296 gms|
|Aswagandha||Withania somnifera||.296 gms|
|Sathapushpa||Anenthum graveolens||.296 gms|
|Vacha||Aorus calamus||.296 gms|
|Vaska||Justicia beddomei||.296 gms|
|Dhanwayasha||Tragia involucrata||.296 gms|
|Vrddhadaru||Argyreia nervosa||.296 gms|
|Sathi||Hedychium spicatum||.296 gms|
|Sahachara||Barleria strigosa||.296 gms|
|Nidigdhika||Solanum virginianum||.296 gms|
|Prativisha||Aconitum heterophyllum||.296 gms|
|Nagara||Zingiber officinale||.296 gms|
|Krithamala||Cassia fistula||.296 gms|
|Satavari||Asparagus racemosus||.296 gms|
|Eranda||Ricinus communis||.296 gms|
|Pathya||Terminalia chebula||.296 gms|
|Chavya||Piper mullesua||.296 gms|
|Krishna||Piper longum||.296 gms|
|Brihati||Solanum anguivi||.296 gms|
Key Ingredients of Maharasnadi Kashayam Tablet
Rasna- Alpinia galanga
This herb belongs to Zingiberaceae family and the rhizome is the useful part. It has Katu ( Pungent) and Tikta ( Bitter) taste and the properties as per the Bhavaprakasha Nighantu are Vata- Kapha decreasing. Its potency is heating which is against the cold potency of Vata. As a single herb, Rasna is effective against Vata diseases ( Neurologic disorders), Rhinitis, Fever, etc.
Eranda- Ricinus communis
Ricinus communis belongs to the Euphorbiaceae family and the useful part is roots, seed oil and leaves. It’s the main ingredient of so many Ayurvedic formulations like Ashtavargam Kashayam, Chitrakadi Kashayam, Chitrakagrandhikadi kashayam, Dhanadanayanadi Kashayam, Kalyana Ksharam, Punarnavasavam, Brahma Rasayanam, Jivaneeya Ghritham, etc. Its taste is sweet and potency is heating. It’s an excellent aphrodisiac. As a single herb, it’s indicated in Arthritis, Fever, Stomach disorders, Spleen disorders, etc. As per Charak samhita, this herb helps to maintain vitiated Vata and works as an Aphrodisiac.
The leaves are used in herbal poultice in the traditional Ayurveda treatment.
Amrita- Tinospora cordifolia
Guduchi has a great role in maintaining the health needs of ancient India and so-called Amrit means nectar. It belongs to the Menispermaceae family and the useful part is the fresh stem. Its taste is Bitter ( Tikta), Astringent ( Kashaya) and potency is, as expected heating. It is strengthening the body cells, rejuvenating, blood cleansing, appetizing. As a single herb, Guduchi is beneficial in Skin diseases, Fever, Hemorrhoids, Anaemia, Diabetes, Metabolic toxicity, Worms, etc. As per Ashtanga hridaya, this is vata decreasing and blood cleanser. Charak samhita substantiate the actions in Vata decreasing, Appetizing, Kapha decreasing, etc.
Indications of Maharasnadi Kashayam Tablet
- Rheumatoid Arthritis
- Heart diseases
- Throat diseases
- Frozen Shoulder
- Low Back Pain
Dosage of Maharasnadi Kashayam tablets
Two tablets twice daily before food or as directed by the physician.
Usage of Maharasnadi kashayam Tablet
Please consult your Ayurvedic physician or avail our free online consultation service of Ayurvedaforall.
Avoid spicy foods.
Do moderate exercises and Yoga as per the advice of a qualified trainer.
Contraindications of Maharasnadi Kashayam
Not advised to take in the first and second trimester of the pregnancy.
Please consult the doctor regarding the pediatric dosage.
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Precautions for Maharasnadi Kashayam
Not advised in the first two trimesters of pregnancy.