Godanti Bhasma  is an Ayurvedic medicine, prepared from Gypsum. It is used in Ayurvedic treatment of headache, Chronic Fever, leucorrhea etc.  This medicine should only be taken strictly under medical supervision.
Ingredients of Godanti Bhasma
Godanti Gypsum CaSO4 2H2o (Calcium Sulphate)
Indications of Godanti Bhasma
Godanti bhasma plays crucial role in Ayurvedic practice and it is useful in various health complications which are given below:
It is very effective in chronic fever, typhoid fever.
It reduces headache and it is beneficial in migraine and trigeminal neuralgia.
It is useful in leucorrhea and it reduces white discharge and inflammation of women reproductive organs.
It is useful in Menorrhagia (heavy bleeding) during menstruation.
It act as calcium supplement and helps in calcium deficiency disorders like osteoporosis, backache, and rickets.
It is used to treat gastric problems like gastric ulcers, diarrhea, dysentery and hyperacidity.
It is also useful in burning sensation
Features of Good variety of Godanti (Gypsum)
The godanti found in shiny layers is expected for medicinal purpose. It should possess crystal white colour and lustrous radiance like the moon of autumn season (Sharath ritu).
According to Ayurveda , it should be purified before its acceptance for therapeutic purposes.
Qualities of Godanti bhasma
Godanti bhsama is cold in nature. So, it is preferred in the treatment of Pitta imbalance disorders.
Especially in jaundice, urticaia rashes, fever etc  it is of proven efficacy.
Because of its coolant properties, it is used in fever with high body temperature, associated with headache.
Dosage of Godanti Bhasma
250 mg once or twice a day before or after food or as directed by Ayurvedic doctor.
It is traditionally administered along with ghee, honey milk or with sugar.