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Anushdaru Lului

Anushdaru Lului

Anushdaru Lului (Anooshdaru Lului) is a Unani Medicine and tonic. It is used for providing strength to the brain, nerves, heart, liver and stomach. The main indication for its use is heart palpitation. It is an excellent cardiac tonic and improves the strength of the cardiac muscles. All its ingredients improve the heart health and are helpful for treating cardiac diseases. It modulates the acid secretion in the stomach. It acts as a protective medicine for stomach, which helps to treat dyspepsia, hyperacidity and gastritis. It also acts on brain and nerves. It reduces hyperexcitability of the nerves, so it is also useful in cases of neuromyotonia and disorders in which hyperexcitability is a symptom.

Note: Anushdaru is a different category in Unani Medicine, but it is a type of majun (electuary) and considered as a subcategory of majun. So, we have organized it under Majun Category on our website.

Ingredients (Composition)

The main ingredient of Anushdaru Lului is Amla (Indian Gooseberry). Lului in it refers to Pearl.

Asal or Qand safed (Sugar) 750 g
Amla Muqashsher (Amalaki Fruit) – Emblica officinalis seed less fruits 500 grams
Gul-e-Surkh (Rose Flowers) – Rosa damascena flower 20 g
Saad Kufi (Nut Grass) – Cyperus Scariosus roots 18 g
Mastagi Roomi (Mastic Gum) – Pistacia lentiscus 10 g
Asaroon (Tagara) – Valeriana wallichii 10 g
Qaranfal (Laung – Clove) – Syzygium Aromaticum 10 g
Sumbuluttib (Spikenard) – Nardostachys jatamansi root 10 g
Bisbasa (Javitri – Mace) – Myristica fragrans fruit coat 7 g
Dana Heel Khurd – (Elaichi – Cardamom) Elettaria cardamomum seed 7 g
Dana Heel Kalan – Badi Elaichi (Black Cardamom or Nepal Cardamom) – Amomum Subulatum 7 g
Jaiphal – Myristica fragrance fruit 7 g
Khurfa (Luni) – Portulaca Oleracea 7 g
Zafran (Kesar – Saffron) Crocus sativus gymnasium 7 g
Zarnab (Sthauneya) – Taxus baccata 7 g
Marvareed – Mytilus Margaritiferus Pearl 7 g
Kehruba – Vateria Indica Gum 7 g
Busud (Praval – Coral) – Corallium Rubrum 7 g
Yashb – Jade 7 g
Yaqoot – Ruby 7 g

Second Formulation

This formulation is given in National Formulary of Unani Medicine, Part 1.

Ambar Ash-hab   – Ambergris 0.74%
Saad Kufi (Nut Grass) – Cyperus Scariosus roots 0.74%
Zarnab (Sthauneya) – Taxus baccata 0.74%
Dana Heel Khurd – (Elaichi – Cardamom) Elettaria cardamomum seed 0.74%
Sumbuluttib (Spikenard) – Nardostachys jatamansi root 0.74%
Darunaj Aqrabi   (Leopard’s bane) – Doronicum hookeri 0.74%
Behman safed – Centaurea behen root 0.74%
Behman surkh – Salvia haematodes root 0.74%
Qaranfal (Laung – Clove) – Syzygium Aromaticum 0.74%
Waraq-e-Nuqra – Silver foils 0.74%
Marvareed – Mytilus Margaritiferus Pearl 0.74%
Safed Chandan (White Sandalwood) – Santalum Album 2.23%
Tabasheer  (Banslochan) – Bamboo manna 2.23%
Post-e-Turanj (Citron fruit rind) – Citrus Medica rind 2.23%
Mastagi Roomi (Mastic Gum) – Pistacia lentiscus 2.23%
Gul-e-Surkh (Rose Flowers) – Rosa damascena flower 3.73%
Kishneez Muqashshar – Dhania (Coriander) – Coriandrum Sativum 3.73%
Asal or Qand safed (Sugar) 74.62%
Sheer-e-Amla (Amalaki Svarasa) – Emblica officinalis fruit Juice Q.S.
Sharbat-e-Fawakeh (Shahad) – Honey Q.S.

Preparation Method

  1. Soak Amla seedless fruits in milk for 24 hours.
  2. After 24 hours, wash amla fruits with water.
  3. Now, boil amla fruits in water and let it become soft. When they become soft, and then separate the water content.
  4. Use this water for making Qiwam (Basic Solution of Particular consistency) of Qand (sugar).
  5. Now, mix all ingredients in Qiwam.

Pharmacological Actions

Anushdaru Lului has following medicinal properties:

  • Antioxidant
  • Cardiac Tonic
  • Cardioprotective
  • Antianginal
  • Antiarrhythmic
  • Nervine tonic
  • Hepatoprotective
  • Antiulcerogenic
  • Stomachic
  • Antacid

Therapeutic Indications

Anushdaru Lului is helpful in following health conditions.

  1. Heart Palpitation
  2. Tachycardia
  3. Cardiomyopathy
  4. Cardiomegaly (Heart Enlargement)
  5. Angina Pectoris (Angina Pain)
  6. Insomnia
  7. Mental Fatigue
  8. Gastritis, GERD, hyperacidity or dyspepsia
  9. Restlessness

Anushdaru Lului Dosage

The general dosage of Anushdaru Lului is as follows.
Children 1 to 3 grams
Adults 3 to 6 grams
Maximum Possible Dosage 15 grams Per Day (in divided doses)
Doses: Twice a day
Best Time to Take: 2 hours after meal

Safety Profile

Anushdaru Lului is considerably safe for most individuals when taken as per its indications in appropriate dosage under professional supervision.

Side Effects of Anushdaru Lului

There are no side effects observed with Anushdaru Lului.


Anushdaru Lului contains a high amount of sugar content. Therefore, people with uncontrolled diabetes mellitus should not use it.

Pregnancy & Lactation

The safety profile of Anushdaru Lului is not well established for pregnant women and lactating mothers. Consult an ayurvedic physician before using Anooshdaru Lului during pregnancy and lactation.

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