AMRUTHA PRASAm GHRUTHAM- – Benefits, Ingredients, Indications, Dosage, Usage, Preparation, Side effects, Equivalent Medicines, Research Papers

Amrutha prasam ghrita is one of the famous Ayurvedic preparation mentioned in classical texts. It is considered as supreme nectar because of its peculiar rejuvenating properties.

INDICATIONS

Amrutha prasam ghrita is indicated in conditions like,

  • Azospermia and oligospermia
  • Who is injured and fatigue
  • Weak (durbala)
  • Krisa (emaciated)
  • Kasa (cough)
  • Hikka (hiccups)
  • Fever
  • Respiratory diseases
  • Bleeding disorders
  • Infertility
  • Vomiting
  • Moorcha (fainting)
  • Cardiac diseases
  • Diseases of urinary system

INGREDIENTS AND METHOD OF PREPARATION

Sl. No.Sanskrit nameLatin nameProportion
 JeevantiLeptadenia reticulata   

            12 g each
 KakoliWithania somnifera (substitute)
 Ksheerakakoli
 MedaAsparagus racemosus (substitute)
 Mahameda
 MudgaparniDysolobium pilosum
 MashaparniVigna radiata
 JeevkamPueraria tuberosa
 YashtiGlycyrrhiza glabra
 SuntiZingiber officinale
 SatavariAsparagus racemosus
 VeeraCoccinia grandis
 PunarnavaBoerhavia diffusa
 BalaSida cordifolia
 BarngiRotheca serrata
 SwayamguptaMucuna pruriens
 RiddhiCurculigo orchioides
 SatiHedychium spicatum
 TamalakiPhyllanthus amarus
 PippaliPiper longum
 SringatakaTrapa bispinosa
 PayasyaIpomoea mauritiana
 SalaparniDesmodium gangeticum
 PrisniparniUraria picta
 BrihatiSolanum anguivi
 KantakariSolanum virginianum
 DrakshaVitis vinifera
 SarpiGhee768 ml
 KsheeraMilk768 ml
 DhatriPhyllanthus emblica768 ml
 VidariPueraria tuberosa768 ml
 IkshuSaccharum officinarum768 ml
 Chagamamsa rasaGoat meat soup768 ml
 MadhuHoney384 ml
 SarkaraSugar2.4 kg
 MarichaPiper nigram24 g
 TwakCinnamomum verum24 g
 ElaElettaria cardamomum24 g
 PatramCinnamomum tamala24 g
 KesaramMesua ferrea24 g

METHOD OF PREPARATION

  • Prepare ghrita with the mentioned drugs with specified quantity
  • After the completion of the process, add :-

                         Madhu – ½ prastha(384 g)

                         Sarkara – ½ tula(2.4 Kg)

                        Chaturjata          – ½ pala each (24 g)

                       & Maricha

PROPERTIES OF INGREDIENTS

Sl. No.Sanskrit nameProperties
 JeevantiMadhura (sweet), kashaya (astringent) taste. It possess like Guru (heavy), snigdha, Mrdu and cold potency (Sita). It alleviates Vatapitta dosha and aggravates kapha dosha.  
 Kakoli
 Ksheerakakoli
 Meda
 Mahameda
 Mudgaparni
 Mashaparni
 Jeevkam
 YashtiRelieves vitiated vata pitta dosha. It improves voice, virility, checks bleeding disorders, vomiting, burning sensation, thirst, bleeding, etc
 SuntiIt improves taste and cures anorexia. It balances vata kapha dosha. It is having anti-inflammatory property. It relieves abdominal pain, constipation, throat disorders, bloating, cough, cold, vomiting and hiccups. 
 Satavari Alleviates Vatapitta dosha. It is aphrodisiac, rejuvinative and nutritive. It promotes breast milk.    
 VeeraThis alleviates Vatapitta dosha and is aphrodisiac, rejuvinative and nutritive. It promotes breast milk.  
 PunarnavaThis cures vata kapha dosha and reduces inflammation and oedema.
 BalaThis is nutritive, rejuvinative, aphrodisiac, and cardiac tonic.
 BarngiBalances kapha vata dosha, cures respiratory diseases, inflammation, indigestion, abscess and infected wounds. Useful in burning sensation.
 SwayamguptaIt alleviates tridosha and is aphrodisiac, rejuvinative and nutritive. It promotes breast milk. .
 SatiReduces vitiated kapha vata samana. Cures bad breath, cough, ulcers, respiratory disorders, fever.
 TamalakiAlleviates kapha pitta dosha, cures cough, breathing problems
 PippaliBalances vata kapha vitiation. It improves digestion, anti-ageing, rejuvinative, good in respiratory disease, cough, fever, diabetes, abdominal tumours, and haemorrhoids.
 SringatakaIt alleviates tridosha and is aphrodisiac, rejuvinative and nutritive. It promotes breast milk.  
 PayasyaThis alleviates Vatapitta dosha and is aphrodisiac, rejuvinative and nutritive. It promotes breast milk.  
 SalaparniAlleviate vata pitta dosha.it is having antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, digestive, febrifuge and anticatarrhal actions. It is used in the treatment of oedema, cough, asthma, vomiting, fever, diarrhoea, worm infection and haemorrhoids.
 PrisniparniIt cures vitiation of tridoshas. It is having antimicrobial, antiviral, anti-inflammatory, diuretic, antiemetic, and aphrodisiac and wound healing properties.
 BrihatiAlleviate vata kapha dosha. It has properties like carminative, aphrodisiac, cardiac tonic, analgesic, antipyretic and expectorant actions.
 KantakariIt cures vitiated vata kapha dosha. It is having anti-inflammatory, antibacterial, analgesic, stimulant, carminative, expectorant and demulcent action. It is cardio-tonic and aphrodisiac.
 DrakshaIt balances vata pitta dosha and acts as a natural coolant. It facilitates easy bowel movements and is good for eyes. It relieves vomiting, gout, respiratory diseases, burning sensation, dryness, emaciation, etc
 KsheeraIt reduces vitiated vata and pitta dosha. It is a good rejuvenator, it promotes strength, it is good in dizziness, it acts as natural aphrodisiac, relieves excessive thirst and hunger.
 DhatriIt is the best among anti-ageing herbs. It improves vision, balances tridoshas (three bodily humours), anti-diabetic, and aphrodisiac. It improves voice, cures burning sensation, fever, and strengthens immune system.
 VidariIt cures vitiated vata pitta dosha. It imparts nourishment, strength and virility. It improves sperm quality and quantity. It is used in treatment of bleeding disorders.
 IkshuThis balances vata pitta dosha. It improves nourishment, aphrodisiac, laxative and has cold potency.
 MarichaIt increases digestion and cures diseases of digestive and respiratory system
 TwakIt relieves dysuria and urinary retention. Cures cough, respiratory diseases, anorexia, neuralgia, burning sensation. Used to cure vomiting, IBS, bloating, etc.
 ElaThis is used as spice. It is having excellent antioxidant property. Alleviates vitiated vata kapha dosha. It relieves dysuria and urinary retention. Cures cough, respiratory diseases, anorexia, neuralgia, burning sensation. Used to cure vomiting, IBS, bloating, etc.
 PatramAlleviates vitiated vata kapha dosha. It relieves dysuria and urinary retention. Cures cough, respiratory diseases, anorexia etc.
 KesaramNagakesara balances deranged kapha pitta dosha. It is especially useful in treating diseases of urinary tract, poisoning, swelling or oedema, fever and thirst. It is having anti-pruritic, and digestive actions. It is used in treating male infertility.

  The drugs included in this formulation are rejuvinative in nature along with those having action in respiratory system. So this formulation can be given after the acute stage of disease to regain the lost tissue strength and regain the strength.

DOSAGE:

12 g is given considering the patient’s strength. Warm milk or warm water is given as the adjuvent.

EXERCISE AND YOGA

The exercise and yoga should be done considering the condition of patient. If patient is very weak, it is better to advice rest. If ghee is given after cure of the symptoms to regain strength mild exercise and yoga postures can be advised. It includes,

  • Marjarasana
  • Sisu asana
  • Bhujangasana
  • Anulom viloma pranayama
  • Meditation

PATHYA AHARAS AND VIHARAS

It is desirable to consume light easily digestible food items during the course of medication.

CONTRAINDICATED CONDITIONS FOR AROGYA VARDHINI RASA

Those with dyslipidaemia and cardiac diseases frequent monitoring are advisable during the intake of this ghrutham.

SIDE EFFECTS

Weight gain can occur during the intake because it is highly nutritive. No allergic response or adverse effect noticed.

BRANDA AVAILABLE

  • Aryavaidya sala Kottakkal
  • AVP
  • Nagarjuna

REFERENCE:

Ashtanga Hridaya kasachikitsitam

RESEARCH ARTICLES

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