Ayurvedic medicines happen to be a significant part of every Malayalam’s medicinal kit. Kerala is the place where you can find these health wonders in the lap of nature. Ayurvedic medicines that are found here are available in gel form, powder form as well as liquid form, and they also have a variety of therapeutic applications, from postpartum care to treating nervous system & digestive disorders.
Some common Ayurvedic medicines used here include the ones enlisted below:
Arishtam or Arishta happens to be the Ayurvedic medicine that is generally prepared using hot & boiling medicinal herbs in water, and after that, fermenting the then-made decoction. Some widely utilized arishtas are as follows:
Asava is also called the Fermented Infusion. So, Asava or better known as Asavam happens to be that segment of Ayurvedic medicines wherein the infusion is made with the help of fermentation that is done on the freshly made herbal juices. Some most commonly utilized Asavams are the ones given underneath:
Kuzhambus or the Unguent happens to be the unguent-like viscous medicinal oils basically utilized for external application.
Lehyas, also known as Lehyam are basically the electuaries or medicines that happen to be jam-like, sweetened with the help of sugar/jaggery. Some quite popular Lehyas utilized in the Ayurvedic medicinal world are as follows:
Thaila or also called as the Thailam happen to be the sesame oil that has been medicated using herbal mixture. This happens to be a quite useful Ayurvedic medicinal category. The potency of this product could be augmented during the preparation while adding some particular ingredients.
Churna happens to be the medicated powder that is utilized for the purpose of treating a large number of health problems. Churna is usually prepared by repeated sifting & crushing of selective herbs as well as minerals for achieving a specific type of consistency.
Gulika is the tablet form that is dispensed to people for easing the process of consuming the medicine. Such tablets have been made using the rolling medicinal paste turned into small balls & drying them out under the sunlight.
Ghruth is the medicated ghee or better known as the clarified butter. This is heated using herbal mixture and it is then made in the consistency that of a Thaila. This ghee is usually advised to be given to patients for curing health issues like any kind of joint pain, any nervous disorder, epilepsy (these relate to the involuntary movements as well as convulsions), & also in case of poisoning.
Kashaya is the water-based extract made out of medicated herbs that are usually mixed with some other medicines.
These are largely used across Kerala as daily regularly used remedies for multiple health issues.
Ilaneer Kuzhambu is usually given to those patients, who have been suffering from the issues such as acute cataract & conjunctivitis problem. This helps in keeping the eyes healthy generally, and also protecting the eyes from any contaminants entering them.
Ksheerabala Avarthi tends to relieve rheumatic pain. Its potency could be augmented as the treatment process moved ahead.
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