Bolbaddha Ras is a herbomineralor Ras Aushadhi of Ayurveda. Mercury is known as Rasa in Ayurveda and medicines that are prepared using purified mercury, purified Sulphur, bhasma etc. are named as Ras aushadhi (Mercurial Preparations).
Para, Parad, Rasa or mercury is a heavy metal that remains liquid at room temperature. It is used in Ayurveda only after proper detoxification as per classical Ayurvedic texts. Parad is ingredient of numerous medicines due to its powerful medicinal properties. It balances Vata, Pitta and Kapha. Ras aushadhi (Parad containing medicine) are fast acting. They nourishes whole body and has tonic, aphrodisiac, rejuvenative, anti-aging, wound-healer, and antimicrobial effect. The combination of mercury with other medicinal ingredients enhances the therapeutic efficacy of medicine due to Yogvahi property of parad.
In preparation of Ras aushadhi/medicine first Kajjali is made from purified parad and gandhak. As these medicines contain heavy metals, it is better to take them as prescription drugs.
Bolbaddha Ras is indicated in diseases that occur mainly due to aggravated pitta (pitta dosh) such as hyperacidity, bleeding disorders, bleeding piles, fistula-in-ano etc.
Here is given more about this medicine, such as indication/therapeutic uses, composition and dosage.
Ingredients of Bolbaddha Ras
- Shuddha Parad 12 gram
- Shuddha Gandhak 12 gram
- Giloy Satva 12 gram
- Khun-Kharaba 36 gram
- Semal Bark Juice/Decoction for Processing.
Uses of Bolbaddha Ras
Bolbaddha Ras has Tridosha Shamak properties. It balances Vata, Pitta and Kapha. It has also and Deepana and Pachana properties. Due to these properties this medicine normalizes the vitiated Doshas and contributes in treatment of disease.
- Bleeding Piles
- Hematemesis (vomiting of blood)
- Epistaxis(nose bleed) Nakseer
- Menorrhagia(abnormally heavy bleeding at menstruation)
- Dysfunctional, Uterine Bleeding
Dosage of Bolbaddha Ras
240 to 360mg in the morning and evening with butter or honey or as directed by the Physician.
You can buy this medicine online or from medical stores.
This medicine is manufactured by Baidyanath (Bolbaddha Ras), Dabur (Bolbaddha Ras) and some other Ayurvedic pharmacies.