Vaidyaratnam Balarishtam is one of the most commonly prescribed Ayurvedic aqueous composition comprising 5 to 10% self-generated alcohol. It has Bala (Sida cordifolia) as one of the main ingredients which are a potent remedy for Vataj disorders.
|S. No.||Herb / Drug Name||Latin Name||Part used||Quantity|
|1||Bala||Sida cordifolia||Rt.||4.8 kg|
|2||Ashvagandha||Withania somnifera||Rt.||4.8 kg|
|3||Jala for decoction (Water)||49.152 l||reduced to 12.288 l|
|4||Guda (Jaggery)||14.4 kg|
|5||Dhataki||Woodfordia fruticosa||Fl.||768 g|
|6||Payasy¡||Ipomea digitata||Rt.||96 g|
|7||Panchangula||Ricinus communis||Rt.||96 g|
|8||Rasna||Pluchea lanceolata||Lf.||48 g|
|9||Sukshma Ela||Elettaria cardamomum||Sd.||48 g|
|10||Prasarini||Paederia foetida||Pl.||48 g|
|11||Lavang||Syzgyium aromaticum||Fl. Bd.||48 g|
|12||Ushira||Vetiveria zizanioides||Rt.||48 g|
|13||Gokshura||Tribulus terrestris||Fr.||48 g|
Properties and Uses:
It is useful in Vataj Roga, Mandagni and Daurbalya.
It is indicated in various Nervine and Rheumatic disorders.
Dosage and Anupan:
It should be taken in a dose not more than 2-4 tsp (15-30 ml) at a time, along with an equal quantity of water.
A single dosage of more than 50 ml causes gastrointestinal disturbances and diarrhea.
10 years. A bottle should be emptied within 90 months of opening.
1. Bhaishajya Ratnavali Vata vyadhi Chikitsa Prakaran 26/607-610
2. The Ayurvedic Pharmacopoeia of India, Part - II (Formulations) Volume – II. 1: 7
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