Medohar Vati is Ayurvedic Proprietary Medicine from Patanjali Pharmacy. It is an herbal medicine useful in obesity and high cholesterol. It helps to shed extra kilos in obese person. Obesity increases risk of many diseases such as diabetes, infertility, high BP, joint disorders etc. Therefore it is very important to manage weight in normal range. Divya Medohar Vati contains Triphala, Kutki, Nishoth, Vidang, Haritaki, Shilajita, Babul gum and Guggulu. The herbs supports better metabolism, digestion and elimination. They detoxifies body and cures constipation. They also helps to get rid of intestinal parasite. Guggulu has anti-inflammatory with strong purifying and rejuvenating properties. Shilajit is effective in controlling blood sugar level.
Here is given more about this medicine, such as benefits, indication/therapeutic uses, composition and dosage.
Ingredients of Medohar Vati
Each 500 mg tablet contains:
- Amla Emblica officinalis Fruit 94.93 mg Tridoshshamak
- Baheda Terminalia belerica Fruit 94.93 mg Tridoshshamak
- Haritaki Terminalia chebula Fruit 94.93 mg Rechak, Tridoshhar
- Kutki Picrorhiza kurroa Root 14.30 mg Lekhan kaphaghan
- Nishoth Operculina turpethum Root mg 14.30 Lekhan, Rechak
- Viavidang Embelia ribes Seed 28.60 mg Kaphvatnashak
- Harad chilka Terminalia chebula Fruit 28.60 mg Tridoshhar
- Shuddha guggul Commiphora mukul 86.50 mg Medohar prameha
- Shilajeet Asphaltum Sat 14.30 mg Stholya, Swedan
- Babul gond Acacia arabica Gond mg 28.60 Grahi
Excipients: Gum acacia, Talcum, Aerosil, Magnesium stearate
Triphala is combination of Amalaki, Bibhitaki, and Haritaki great source of vitamin C, linoleic oil, phospholipids and other important nutrients. It is a Rasayana drug and used for detoxifying and notifying the body. Triphala pacifies Vata-vikar and cleanses the digestive tract. It aid to elimination and purification. It tones and strengthens digestive tract and promote regular and complete evacuation of the bowels. It helps with the digestion and assimilation of food, improves blood circulation and has anti-inflammatory properties.
It revitalizes the whole body by removing toxins, gas and distension whilst nourishing the nervous system. It is good for anemia, fatigue, candida, cancer, allergies, constipation, diarrhea, yeast infections, indigestion and skin disorders.
Guggulu is gum resin of a tree Commiphora mukul, found in arid- subtropical to tropical climate. Guggulu is highly effective in the treatment of Vata-vikar and inflammatory conditions. The gum resin contains guggul sterons Z and E, guggul sterols I-V, two diterpenoids- a terpene hydrocarbon named cembreneA and a diterpene alcohol- mukulol, a-camphrone and cembrene, long chain aliphatic tetrols- octadecan-1, 2, 3, 4-tetrol, eicosan-1, 2, 3, 4-tetrol and nonadecan-1, 2, 3, 4-tetrol. Major components from essential oil of gum resin are myrcene and dimyrcene.
The gum resin is bitter, acrid, astringent, heating, aromatic, expectorant, digestive, anthelmintic, anti-inflammatory, anodyne, antiseptic, demulcent, carminative, emmenagogue, haematinic, diuretic, rejuvenating and general tonic.
Guggulu is used in Ayurveda for treatment of arthritis, rheumatism, gout, lumbago, disorders of the nervous, respiratory, digestive and circulatory systems. It has anti-inflammatory with strong purifying and rejuvenating properties.
Triphala and Guggulu, both are rejuvenating tonic.
Shuddha Shilajita is a natural substance but it is not an animal or plant based product. It is a mineral pitch that oozes from the rocks. This mineral comes out from the Himalayan rocks during summer.
Shilajatu increases flow of digestive secretion and helps in better absorption. It is used in treatment of in consumption (Kshaya), tuberculosis (Rajayakshama), genito-urinary diseases, sexual weakness, gonorrhoea, diabetes, chronic bronchitis, phthisis, asthma, gallstone, renal stone, anuria, jaundice, enlarged spleen and liver, and nervous diseases.
Kutki is Liver tonic and orally to treat obesity, malaria, stomach ache, fever, immune disorders and skin diseases. It has Antidiabetic, antihepatotoxic, anti-inflammatory, choleretic, diuretic activity.
Vidang is tonic, alterative, carminative and anti-parasitic.
Nishoth is bitter, acrid, heating, purgative, carminative, anthelmintic and expectorant. It is useful in constipation, dropsy, vitiated conditions of vata, obesity, helminthiasis, gastropathy, ascites, inflammations, intermittent fever, hemorrhoids and jaundice.
Benefits of Medohar Vati
- It contains Triphala, Haritaki, Nishoth and Katuka/ Katurohini. All these herbs have laxative properties and gives relief in constipation.
- Vidang and Nishoth are anti-parasitic and helps to cure intestinal parasites.
- Shuddha Shilajit, Triphala, and Guggulu helps in better management of blood sugar level.
- Medohar vati removes toxins from body.
- This medicine reduces Kapha/ phlegm and corrects metabolism and weight.
- This formulation has liver protecting action.
Indication of Medohar Vati
Hyperlipidemia (term used to denote raised serum levels of one or more of total cholesterol (TChol), low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-C), triglycerides (TGs), or both TChol and TG (combined hyperlipidaemia))
Dose of Medohar Vati
1-2 tabs, twice or thrice a day, according to the weight of the body, half an hour before meals or one hour after meals with hot water.