BRAHMI VATI BUDDHIVARDHAK
Brahmi vati is an Ayurvedic medicine in tablet form, used in the treatment of depression, blood pressure etc. This medicine should only be taken under strict medical supervision. This medicine is most commonly used in north Indian Ayurvedic practice.
Brahmi vati Uses: It is used in the Ayurvedic treatment of depression, psychiatric conditions, sleeplessness, MDP, chronic fever, tremors in hands and legs, anxiety.
It also helps to maintain normal blood pressure.
Effect on Tridosha – Balances Vata and Pitta
Brahmi Bati dosage:
1 – 2 tablets per day, usually administered along with Gulkand / raisins or with honey, amla Murabba etc, based on the Dosha imbalance of the patient.
How long to use: It is administered for a period of 1 – 2 month.
Brahmi vati ingredients, how to make:
Brahmi – Bacopa monnieri– 20 g
Shankhapushpi – Convolvulus pluricaulis – dried leaf – 20 g
Vacha – Acorus calamus – 10 g
Maricha – black pepper – 5 g
Gavkava – 20 g
Swarna Makshika Bhasma – Calx of Copper and Iron pyrite – 10 g
Rasasindhur – a compound of purified Mercury and Sulphur – 10 g
Method of preparation of Brahmi Bati:
First the rsasindhura is taken in a mortar and made into fine powder, to it, the fine powder of rest of the ingredients are added and mixed well, filtered. It is ground with decoction of Jatamansi, and tablets of 3 Ratti – 375 mg is made.
Reference: Ayurveda Sara Sangraha Gutika Vati Prakarana P:456