Prostaid Tablets is a patent and proprietary Ayurvedic medicine from Shree Baidyanath Ayurved Bhawan Pvt. Ltd. This medicine is useful in treatment of enlarged prostrate.
Prostate is a small gland located beneath urinary bladder and in front of rectum in males. It surrounds the neck of the bladder and in case of its enlargement the flow of urine is hindered. The prostate also releases fluid part of semen.
The condition of enlarged prostate is called Benign Prostatic Hypertrophy BPH. This condition is common in older men. The enlargement of prostate causes problems with urination such as frequent urge to urinate, getting up at night to urinate, difficulty urinating and dribbling of urine.
Here is given more about Baidyanath Prostaid Tablets such as indication/therapeutic uses, Key Ingredients and dosage.
Ingredients of Baidyanath Prostaid Tablets
Each tablet 550 mg contains:
- Shuddha Shilajeet 80mg
- Gokhru 100mg
- Karanju 80mg
- Shatavari 80mg
- Varun Chaal Extract 80mg
- Chandan 10mg
- Bhavana Dravya
- Kulthi, Babul, Kumari (Each one fourth of the formula)
About the ingredients
Shilajita/Shilajeet 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. In Ayurveda, for medicinal purpose detoxified Shilajit is used which is known as Shuddha Shilajit.
It is an adaptogen and a major Ayurvedic rejuvenation tonic. It improves digestion and assimilation. In Ayurveda, it is considered a medicine which has ability to cure every disease. It is highly condensed minerals and amino acid. It slows ageing and degeneration. 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.
Gokshura (Tribulis terrestris) is known as Caltrops, Puncture vine, Goats head and Chota-Gokhru.
It is a trailing thorny weed common in sandy soil throughout India. It mainly works on nervous, reproductive, urinary system and respiratory system. It has analgesic, diuretic, lithotriptic, nervine, rejuvenative, tonic and aphrodisiac activities.
Gokhru is best herb for genitourinary conditions including difficult or painful urination, stones, bloody or burning urine, etc.
Gokhru detoxifies body. It clears and scrapes obstructions from the tissues.
Shatavar is a scandent, much-branched, spinous under-shrub with tuberous roots. It is found throughout the tropical and subtropical regions, particularly central India. It is also found up to an altitude of 1500 m in subtropical Himalayas. It is a tonic and a geriatric. It has diuretic, nutritive, tonic, appetizer, and alterative action. Shatavar is useful in diseases of blood, kidney, liver, scalding urine, rheumatism, gleet, and gonorrhea.
Varuna or Crataeva nurvala Buch-Ham (Capparidaceae), is a moderate size evergreen tree distributed through-out India from the Himalayas down to Southern states. It has laxative, expectorant, antipyretic, antihelminthic, anti-inflammatory, diuretic, demulcent, stomachic, carminative properties and it is used traditionally in treatment of skin diseases, bronchitis, asthma, blood diseases and disorders of urinary tract.
Safed Chandan is the dried heart wood of Santalum album Linn. (family Santalaceae). It is an evergreen, semi parasitic tree, 8 to 18 m in height and 2 to 4 m in girth, widely distributed in the country, commonly found in the dry regions of peninsular India from Vindhya mountains southwards, especially in Karnataka and Tamilnadu. Chandan is used in folk medicine
for treatment of common colds, bronchitis, skin disorders, heart ailments, general weakness, fever, inflammation of the mouth and pharynx, liver and gallbladder complaints and infection of the urinary tract. It has cooling and soothing effects on body.
Karanju (Caesalpinia bonducella) Bonduc nut, is a scandent, prickly shrub. For medicinal purpose, the seeds of tree are used. Linoleic acid, oleic acid, palmitic acid, stearic acid are the chief constituent of the seeds. It is a tonic medicine and useful in most types of fever.
Uses of Baidyanath Prostaid Tablets
This medicine is indicated in treatment of prostatic hypertrophy or benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) and it’s allied complaints (Burning urination, UTI, retention of urine). BPH is non-malignant enlargement of prostate gland.
Prostaid Tablets is prepared from natural ingredients and can be used for longer duration.
- Enlarged prostrate
- Burning urination
- Retention of urine
- Urinary calculi
Dosage of Baidyanath Prostaid Tablets
The dose for Baidyanath Prostaid is 1 to 2 tablets thrice a day with water for a period of 3 months Or take as directed by physician.
Contraindications, Interactions, Side-effects and Warnings
This medicine has no known side-effects.
It can be safely prescribed in enlarged prostate for a long time.