Ayurvedic medicines do have side effects. Irrational usage of herbal drugs may lead into complications. The user has to take the opinion from a qualified expert of the concerned field (Ayurveda) before its administration.
Contra indication of ayurvedic medicine dr ms krishnamurthy
CONTRA -INDICATION OF AYURVEDIC MEDICINES Dr M S Krishnamurthy M.D Ph.D Associate Prof and Head, Post Graduate Dept of Bhaishajya Kalpana Alva’s Ayurveda Medical College Moodabidri 574227 email@example.com +919448984445
AYURVEDIC MEDICINESAre they safe ?Are they cause side effects?Are they efficacious ?Are they genuine ?Are they prepared properly ?Are they presented properly ?Are they affordable ?
DO OUR MEDICINES HAVE CONTRA INDICATOINS ? IF NOT –WHY? IF YES-HOW? IS IT APPLICABLE UNIVERSALLY ? ARE WE AWARE OF ORIGINAL REFERENCES ? DO WE KNOW THE INGREDIENTS AND THEIR HYPERSENSIVITY?DO WE ARE CONFIDENT REGARDING AYURVEDIC PRESCRIPTIONS?
CONTRA INDICATIONS –HOW AND WHY ? Dosage form specific Formulation specific Disease specific Dose specific Doshic affinity Manufacturing method Bala – Desha – Kala – Agni – Prakriti – Satwa – Satmya etc
DOSAGE FORM SPECIFIC CONTRA INDICATIONSFresh Drug – Acute conditions (Psychological Setup),Children, Susceptible individuals (Garlic, Onion, Ajawain,Colour specific,Cow’s urine etc)Decoction – Children, women, poor mental ability,Minorsufferings,Non accustomed,ReligiousTablets-Younger age group(size of tablet),Higher society,Extraawareness, Vomitting, Tastelessness, Constipation,Indigestion etcPowders-Younger age group,women,Nausea,Mental dislikingSyrup-DM, Disliking towards Preservatives and colouringagents,Consistancy specific
DOSAGE FORM SPECIFIC CONTRAINDICATIONS……Asava-Arishta-Religious,Women,Nausea/Succeptible,Paitticindividuals,DMLeha-DM,Haftyness,IndigestionGhee and Oil-Haftyness,Indigestion andNausea,Liver disorders,Renal insufficiencyRasoushadhas-Renal –Cardiac-Hepatic-Neurological-Pancreatic disorders
FORMULATION SPECIFIC CONTRA INDICATIONSChoorna-Sitopaladi,Talisadi-DMAvipattikara-DiarrhoeaPushyanuga-ConstipationHingu vachadi, Hingwashtaka-Leucorrhoea, Bleeding disorders, BPHVaishwanara-APDShivakshara –Urinary incontinency, BPHShatavari-Sore throat
FORMULATION SPECIFIC CONTRA INDICATIONSTablets-Dhanvantari –ConstipationYogaraja guggulu-Constipation, Reduced urine outputGokshuradi and Punarnavadi- Diuresis, SleeplessnessChitrakadi –StomatitisLaghu sootashekhara – Constipation, mouthulcerRasnadi-ConstipationLashunadi-Constipation, Burning
FORMULATION SPECIFIC CONTRA INDICATIONSNimbadi-Paittic disorders and individualsShirashooladi vajra rasa-Paittic disordersArogyavardhini-Paittic disorders,Reduced urine outputBolabaddha rasa-ConstipationShwasakutara, Kaphaketu Rasa-Mouth ulcers, APD, Back ache, Reduced urine output, Gaseous distention of abdomenKombanchadi gulika-Reduced urine outputGandhaka rasayana-Mouth ulcerRaja pravartini vati-Burning sensation, abdominal pain
FORMULATION SPECIFIC CONTRA INDICATIONSLeha-Shatavari-Sore throat, Cold, Cough, Asthama, IndigestionChyavana prasha,Dashamula hareetaki- Constipation, Burning of the body, Non specific headacheManibhadra guda-NauseaAjamamsa Rasayana-IndigestionPancha jeeraka guda-Excess appetite
FORMULATION SPECIFIC CONTRA INDICATIONSTrivrit lehya-UlcerationHaridrakhanda rasayana-Dry skinMadhusnuhi Rasayana-Acute skin diseases,Burning sensationAsava-ArishtaLodhrasava,Saraswatarishta-DMDashamula-ConstipationSariva,Usheera-Kaphaja disordersKharjoora,Shreekhanda-DMKutaja-Constipation,Vatic disordersKumari no 1-MenorrhagiaAshoka-Constipation
FORMULATION SPECIFIC CONTRA INDICATIONS Ghrita and Taila- Kalyanaka-Menorrhagia Shatavari-Cold,Sore throat Pinda taila-Internal administration KBT Avartana-Hyper cholesterol Most Taila/Ghrita-Rhumatoid arthritis Maharaja prasarini-Burning chest Gelatinous capsules-Indigestion,Nausea
FORMULATION SPECIFIC CONTRAINDICATIONSRasaushadhas-Shwasakutara , Shwasananda, Kaphaketu, Kasakutara- Lethergy, Shivering, Burning chest, APD, Sleep disturbance, Stomatitis,ConstipationMakaradhwaja, Rasa sindura-Renal insufficiency, Recent recovery from Hepatic disordersArogyavardhini-Constipation, Burning chest, Paittic disorders, Haemorrhoids
DISEASE SPECIFIC CONTRAINDICATIONS Oligospermia-Irritants and depending upon other associated complaints PCOD-Careful usage of irritants Lactation-Anti diabetic, Sthoulyahara medicaments Gynaeco-mastia- Galactogogues
LET ME KNOW…..C/ISaptamrita lohaChandraprabhaDhatri lohaTapyadi lohaKaishora gugguluBalarishtaChandanasava…..
Last sip…. A look into original classical references Knowledge of recipe and related ingredients Thinking before acting A thorough re-view/case study Faith and confidence Acceptance of truth Self limitation and limitation of science