Processing plant - tablets
Ayurveda / / August 12, 2017
Tablets in Ayurveda have become popular for the same reasons as in modern medicine: each tablet contains a specific dose of medication in a ready-to-use and easy-to-receive state.For the preparation of tablets powdered herb brewed with sugar.Another way - mixing the powder with a liquid, such as honey, or with a resinous material such as guggul.The process of mixing the liquid is usually termed Bhavana, in Kerala and is added as a liquid to just soak powder, and in the western Indian powder and liquid are taken in equal proportions.In Kerala, the mixture is then dried in the sun and it is made of tablets, other parts of India in the mixture with a mortar and pestle to knead until it is dry.
Bhavana fits the definition of samskara - "processing conferring other properties of the object."Bhavana can exacerbate the effects of the plants, such as in the case of «Vishvabheshayya vati», when Bhavana with ginger juice increases the effects of ground ginger, the amplification process can be repeated three t
The most common preparations in tablet form are as follows:
«Kankayana guchi» - contains a number of hot herbs, including bhallataku and tubers Shur, barley alkali and palm sugar.Assigned primarily with abdominal pain, weak digestion, worms and hemorrhoids.
«Lavangadi vati» - includes cloves, black pepper, and Terminalia Bellirica khadiru.Bhavana is done with a decoction of the bark babbula.The tablet should be sucked to relieve irritation in the throat and for better expectoration in diseases of the throat and respiratory tract.
«Sanjeevani Guty» - deworming combination of herbs, such as vidanga, aconite and bhallataka, ginger, pippali, triphaloy, airom, guduchi.Bhavana is done with cow urine.Sanjeevani, as the name suggests, the patient returns to life with indigestion, loss of appetite, chronic fever, upset at which all three doshas, for poisoning by various creatures, diarrhea and dysentery.
«Samshamani vati» - in essence, is transferred to the solid state guduchi broth.It has a beneficial effect in the majority of pitta diseases.
«Eladio vati» - contains cardamom, cinnamon, tamalapatru, pippali, licorice, figs, raisins and sugar.The tablet should be sucked, and then it acts as an expectorant in bronchitis, coughs, colds and other respiratory diseases.