VATCHINTAMANI RAS (BRIHAT)
Brihat Vatchintamani Ras is an Ayurvedic medicine in tablet form. It is used in the treatment of Vata Dosha imbalance diseases such as paralysis, hemiplegia, facial palsy, tremors etc. This medicine contains heavy metal ingredients, hence should only be taken under strict medical supervision.
Brihat Vatchintamani Ras Uses:
It is used in the treatment of Paralysis, facial palsy, psychosis, epilepsy, multiple sclerosis, neuropathy, neuralgia, etc.
It is an excellent rejuvenative and anti-aging Ayurvedic medicine.
It is also effective in Pitta disorders such as migraine, vertigo, digestive disorders.
It is used as catalyst and co prescription with other medicines in different diseases.
Doctors prescribe it for
Spinal cord demyelination
Anxiety, depression, restlessness
Effect on Tridosha – Balances Vata and Pitta.
Brihad Vata Chintamani Ras dosage:
125 mg once or twice a day, before or after food or as directed by Ayurvedic doctor. It is traditionally administered along with honey, Musta Kashaya.
Brihat Vata Chintamani Ras side effects:
Self medication with this medicine may prove to be dangerous, since it contains Aconitum as ingredient.
Take this medicine in precise dose and for limited period of time, as advised by doctor.
Over-dosage may cause sever poisonous effect.
It is best avoided in pregnancy, lactation and in children.
Keep out of reach and sight of children. Store in a dry cool place.
Brihat Vata Chintamani Ras ingredients, how to make:
Swarna Bhasma – Bhasma (Calx) of Gold – 30 g
Rajata Bhasma – Bhasma (Calx) of Siver – 20 g
Abhraka Bhasma – Bhasma (calx) of Mica – 20 g
Loha Bhasma – Bhasma (Calx) of Iron – 50 g
Pravala Bhasma – Bhasma (Calx) of Coral – 30 g
Mukta Bhasma – Bhasma (Calx) of Pearl – 30 g
Suta Bhasma – A compound of purified and processed Mercury and Purified Sulphur – 7 parts
Juice extract of Kumari – Aloe vera quantity sufficient.
The fine powder of above ingredients is ground with the juice extract, made into paste and pills are prepared.
Reference: Bhaishajya Ratnavali Vatavyadhi Rogadhikara – 502 – 505