Neelibhrungadi Thailam-Benefits, Ingredients, Indications, Dosage, Usage, Preparation, Side effects, Equivalent Medicines, Research Papers

Neelibhrungadi thailam is an Ayurvedic medicine used in the treatment of hair fall. This medicine is in the form of herbal oil.

BENEFITS OF Neelibhrungadi thailam

  • This medicine used in the management of hair fall.
  • The medicine is used for external application on the head.
  • This type of administration of medicine in Ayurveda known as abhyangam.

INDICATIONS OF Neelibhrungadi thailam

  • Hair fall
  • Premature greying
  • Split hairs

  INGREDIENTS OF Neelibhrungadi thailam

1BHRINGARAJA (KAYYONNI)Eclipta albaEffective in hair fall
2MADHUKAGlycyrrhiza glabraRejuvenator Beneficial effect on eyes
3AMALAKI  Emblica officinalisRejuvenator
4ANJANALead sulphideEffective in greying of hair
5GO KSHEERACow’s milkNourishing
6AJA KSHEERAGoat’s milkNourishing
7MAHISHA KSHEERABuffalo’s milkNourishing
9GUNJA MULAAbrus precatorius 
10NILIIndigofera tinctoriaBeneficiary effect on hair fall
11TILA TAILASesame oilBalances vata dosha
12INDRAVARUNICitrullus colocynthis 


Oil prepared with the juice of bhringaraja, amalaki, nili, indravaruni, cow’s milk, coconut milk, Goat’s milk, Buffalo’s milk, the paste of madhuka, gunja mula, anjana and sesame oil. Anjana powdered and added at last.


  • Dosha – This medicine is recommended for the treatment of vata, pitta dosha imbalance.
  • Dushya- useful in diseases affecting rasa, raktha, mamsa,asthi,majja dhatu –hair problems.
  • Roga marga – This medicine can be administered in diseases affecting all roga marga

 madhyama roga marga – diseases affecting the scalp and hair.


External application on the head or as directed by an Ayurvedic doctor.


Yoga and Pranayama are a set of breathing and stretching exercises respectively, widely practised in the treatment of many diseases.

Nadi Shuddi Pranayam    – for getting calmness to the mind provide overall health

The patient needs to be seated in a meditative posture with the head and spine erect, with the body relaxed. The patient has to close his one nostril (e.g. left nostril if using the right hand and vice versa) with the thumb and exhale completely through the other nostril. Again, he will have to breathe in deeply through the other nostril while the opposite nostril is still closed with the thumb.


  • Avoid food items which produce dosha imbalance like cold, more salty, sour and dry food, hard to digest. Because dosha imbalance aggravates the symptoms.
  • Consume easily digestible food items.
  • Drink more water.
  • Patient with dandruff doesn’t exchange the towels, comb with others.


  • This medicine is used for external application only.
  • Improper usage may lead to side effects.
  • Patient with recurrent rhinitis and sinusitis use this oil only after consulting an Ayurveda physician.
  • Can this oil be used while taking Allopathic treatments for the headache?

                    Seek your doctor’s advice if you are using this oil along with Allopathic treatments.

  • How long this herbal oil can be used?

            Duration of oil application on the head is based on your stage of the disease. Before using medicine consult a physician.

  • Can this medicine use for dandruff?

         Yes, this herbal oil is effective in hair fall associated with dandruff.


  • Sahasrayoga



  • Durdurapathradi keram         used for scalp itching as hair oil
  • Malathyadi tailam
  • Kayyonnyadi tailam  – for hair fall
  • Bhringamalakadi tailam


  • Vaidyaratnam
  • Kottakkal Arya vaidya sala

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