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Prasarini thialam from Baidyanath is medicated oil used for massage in chronic and acute rheumatism, sciatica and neck stiffness, etc.
Prasarini, Chitrak, Pipalmool, Rasna, Devdaru, Saindhava, Jatamansi, Erandmool, Bala Kanji, Milk, oil, etc.
Know the key ingredients
1- Prasarini (Paederia foetida)
It is known for the strong, sulfurous odour exuded when its leaves or stems are crushed or bruised. This is because the oil responsible for the smell, and found primarily within the leaves, contains sulfur compounds. In Ayurveda, all most every pain relieving oil contains this herb, this is excellent for pain due to muscle stiffness.
2- Pipalmool (Piper longum)
The root of the plant as known as Pipalimula, Paste of Pippali is applied topically for muscular pain and swelling.
3- Rasna (Pluchea lanceolate)
It has anti-inflammatory properties. It reduces swelling and used to alleviate muscle and joint aches.
4- Devdaru (Himalayn Cidar)
The wood of the tree contains aromatic essential oil. This oil is extracted by steam distillation and known as Himalayan Cedar wood oil. Devdar is a very useful and important medicinal tree of Ayurveda. It is considered tree of Gods and worshipped. The wood of the tree is used for the treatment of inflammations and rheumatoid arthritis.
In Ayurveda lavan are used for medicinal purpose also. Mainly there are five varieties of salt that are used for medicinal purpose and are grouped as Pancha lavan or five salts.
The roots of Jatamansi plant are bitter, sweet, astringent-cold-pungent and balances all three doshas. On oral administration, the root powder works on blood and nerves.
7- Eranda Mula (Ricinus communis L.)
For the medicinal purpose the leaves and dried mature roots of the plant are used. Root and Leaves are known as Eranda mula.
Used in chronic and acute rheumatic troubles and stiffness in muscle. It is good pain relieving oil.
Dosage: To be rubbed on the affected area. Take very small quantity.
How long to use?
For external use, it can be used for a long period of time.
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