Table of Contents
Rheumartho GOLD PLUS is proprietary Ayurvedic medicine developed by Baidyanath. This formulation contains Swarna Bhasma and Salai Guggul. It is indicated in Arthritis, Gout, Rheumatism, Osteoarthritis and similar conditions. Gold in Rheumartho Gold capsule often arrest the progression of the disease and decrease the erythrocyte sedimentation rate ESR and abnormal plasma glycoprotein and fibrinogen levels.
This medicine contains Swarna Bhasma, Ras Sindura, Abhrak Bhasma, Lauha Bhasma, Kuchla and Suranjan. It is highly recommended to take this medicine with due caution. This page is intended to give you correct information about this medicine. Do not use this information to self-diagnose and self-medicate. Here is given more about this medicine, such as benefits, indication/therapeutic uses, composition and dosage.
- Manufacturer: Shree Baidyanath Ayurveda Bhavan
- Availability: Online and at medical stores
- Type of medicine: Proprietary Medicine
- Main Indication: Arthritis, Rheumatism, Gout, Lumbago, Sciatica, Stiffness of Joints, Muscular Pain, Osteoarthritis, Sciatica
- Suitable for: Unisex
- MRP/Price: RHEUMARTHO GOLD – 30 capsules @ Rs 345.00
Caution: To be taken under medical supervision.
Ingredients of Rheumartho Gold Plus
- Salai Guggulu (Boswellia Serrata) 100mg
- Dried Ghan Satva of Maharasanadi Quath 100mg
- Suranjan Kadvi (Colchicum Luteum) 77mg
- Ashwagandha (Withania Somifera) 77mg
- Shodhit Kuchala (Strychnos Nux- Vomica) 50mg
- Chopchini (Smilax China) 24mg
- Ras Sindoor 20mg
- Vang Bhasma 10mg
- Loha Bhasma 10mg
- Swarnmakshik Bhasma 10mg
- Abhrak Bhasma 10mg
- Swarna Bhasma 2mg
Know the Ingredients
1- Salai Guggulu (also known as Indian frankincense, Indian olibanum or Salai guggul, Luban, Salai, Saiga, Salhe, Sali, Salpe, Selgond) is obtained from Boswellia serrata Roxb. ex Colebr., a deciduous, medium-sized tree.
The main active constituents of gum resin are the boswellic acids, which are lipophilic pentacyclic triterpene acids. The boswellic acids have immdunomodulatory effects and are anti-inflammatory via a number of mechanisms. The keto derivatives, 11-keto-beta-boswellic acid and acetyl-11-keto-betaboswellic acid, are thought to be particularly potent anti-inflammatory agents. The gum of tree contains oxidising and diastatic enzymes and used as an internal and external stimulant, expectorant, diuretic and stomachic. It is also a hepatic stimulant. It is useful in chronic cases of diarrhea, dysentery, pulmonary affections, haemorrhoids, inflammatory disorders, collagenous colitis, peritumoral oedema, rheumatoid arthritis and other chronic conditions.
2- Maharasnadi Quath / Kadha / Kashayam / Kwath / Decoction, is Ayurvedic formulation for treating diseases of the musculoskeletal system. The musculoskeletal system consists of bones of the skeleton, muscles, cartilage, tendons, ligaments, joints, and other connective tissue that supports and binds tissues and organs together and it is responsible for the form, support, stability, and movement to the body.
Maharasnadi Kadha gives relief in pain, swelling, stiffness, and other Vata Roga symptoms. Maha Rasnadi Quath is indicated in all kinds of rheumatism, arthritis, osteoarthritis, gout, sciatica, backache, pain in muscles, spermatorrhoea, paraplegia, sciatica, hemiplegia, lumbago and other similar conditions. It is bitter tonic, aperient and diuretic.
3- Suranjan is Unani name of Colchicum luteum Baker, a type of lily plant with yellow flowers. It is found growing on grassy slopes in the temperate Himalayas, Afghanistan and Turkestan. This plant is included in list of poisonous plants of India. It must be used with caution. It is toxic plant due to presence of from several alkaloids (mainly colchicine, demecolcine and colchicoside), which are present in all plant parts. It is indicated in pain, inflammation, stiffness and degenerative changes in joints.
Strychnos nux-vomica Linn. has stimulating effects on respiratory and vasomotor centres. It has direct depressant effect on the heart and inhibits the release of acetylcholine. It acts on cerebral cortex and peripheral nerves, and show marked hyperactivity. It is Toxic.
Large doses of nux vomica cause tetanic convulsions and eventually death results. Even with safe doses there may be some mental derangement.
In Ayurveda, the seeds are first detoxified and used for therapeutic purpose. The seeds are given to stimulate the respiratory system, neuromuscular system and make the heart strong and in lethargy of generative organs.
5- Ras Sindoor/Rasa Sindura is a mineral preparation of Ayurveda. It is a Kupipakva (processed in Kaach-Kupi or glass bottel) Rasayan containing Shuddha Parad and Shuddha Gandhak. Chemically, it is red Sulphide of mercury. It is very effective in Kaphaj roga (disease due to Kapha), Balakhasya (loss of strength), Dhatukhasya (tissue wasting), Hridyadurbalya (weakness of heart), Prameha (Diabetes), Shula (colicky pain) and inflammatory conditions.
6- Lauha Bhasma is Vayasthapana (anti-ageing), Lekhana (emaciating) and Rasayana (immunomodulator) properties. It increases strength, complexion and appetite. It cures diseases caused by vitiated Kapha and Pitta.
7- Lauha Bhasma is useful in anemia (Panduroga), chlorosis, visarpa, heart’s affections, phthisis, scrofula, general debility, sexual debility, Bright’s disease, blood impurity, jaundice, liver and spleen complaints, pain, asthma, piles, skin disease. It promotes digestion.
8- Vang Bhasma is incinerated tin. It is aphrodisiac, rejuvenator, appetizer, and gives strength. It cures diseases caused by vitiation of Kapha and pitta. It cures cough, worms, asthma, and oligospermia.
9- Swarnmakshik / Swarna Makshik Bhasma, Ayurvedic preparation of Swarna Makshika or yellow Pyrites. Swarna Makshik is not related to Gold BUT it is copper containing Iron pyrites with chemical formula CuFeS2 Chalcopyrite. The Swarna Makshika Bhasma contains Fe2O3, FeS2, CuS, and SiO2. Chemically Swarna Makshika Bhasma, is incinerated Chalcopyrite or Chalcopyrite Calyx.
It is Madhura, Tikta and Kashaya in Rasa/Taste, Sheet Virya/Potency, Madura Vipaak/ Post digestive eefect and Laghu Guna / quality. It pacifies excessive Pitta and Kapha.
Swarna makshika bhasma has been used for pandu (anemia), anidra (insomnia), apasmara (convulsions), mandagni (poor digestion), kustha (skin diseases) and as a potent rasayana.
10- Abhrak Bhasma is the calcination of the mineral, mica. It is an established Rasayana (Rejuvenative tonic; nourishes all Dhatu and builds Ojas; promotes longevity by preventing aging and by making the body young again) of Ayurveda.
Abhrak Bhasma contains iron as major element and magnesium, potassium, calcium, and aluminum in traces. It is a broad-spectrum medicine effective in treatment of acidity, respiratory ailments, anemia, hepatitis, viral hepatitis, sex debility, azoospermia etc. Abhraka Bhasma It is a wonder drug due to its curative property in various ailments.
11- Swarn Bhasma is incinerated gold. It is considered elixir. It is a Rasayana. It gives complexion, strength, and cures diseases caused by vitiation of Vata-Pitta -Kapha. It is used in management of Visha or poisoning. Swarn bhasma is used in treatment of T.B., fever, cough, worms, low appetite, diseases of eyes, weakness of heart and poisoning.
Benefits of Rheumartho Gold Plus
- It reduces joint pain.
- It helps in backache, muscle trauma, sciatica, osteoarthritis, sprain, arthritis, lumbago, gout, and soft tissue injuries.
- It is ideal for athletes.
- It relaxes muscles.
- It helps to recover from injuries.
Important Therapeutic Uses of Rheumartho Gold Plus
- Arthritis, Rheumatism, Gout, Lumbago, Sciatica, Stiffness of Joints, Muscular Pain, Osteoarthritis, Sciatica
- Morning stiffness or pain
- Difficult in movement and bending
- Joint Swelling or tenderness
- Vata diseases to relieve pain & inflammation
- Relieve edema, joint stiffness, problems associated with Arthritis, Rheumatism and sciatica
Dosage of Rheumartho Gold Plus
- The recommended dosage of medicine is 1 or 2 capsules.
- It should be taken twice a day, in the morning and evening.
- It is to be taken with water or milk.
- Or take as directed by doctor.
Suggestions, Contraindications, Interactions, Side-effects and Warnings
- Add Vata reducing vegetables-spies in diet such as Karela, Palak, Kale, and other root vegetables, Sonth, Jeera, garlic and castor oil.
- Take light and fresh food.
- Avoid eating curd, jaggery, fried food, cheese, Junk food, smoking & alcohol, high fat meal, spicy food.
- Avoid cold, oily and difficult to digest food.
- Do not smoke.
- Do some light exercise.
- Correct posture.
This is prescription drug of Ayurveda. It contains Ras Sindura 20mg, Kuchla 50mg, and other Bhasma. Therefore, take under medical supervision ONLY.
Effectivity of herbal medicine depends on many factors. A medicine suitable for one person may not essentially give same result in another person.
Exact dose depends on the age, strength, digestive power of the patient, the nature of the illness, the state of the viscera and humours, and the properties of individual drugs.
Keep away from the sight and reach of children.
It should not be taken during pregnancy or breastfeeding.
This medicine contains many mineral ingredients; therefore, it is not suitable for longer term use.
Always take in recommended doses.