Ayurvedic Medicine

Ayurvedic Medicine (also called Ayurveda) is an oldest medical system in the world. It follows its unique principles for preventing, diagnosing, treating and curing diseases. Its methods are effective and provide good results. Ayurvedic medicine benefits in preventive as well as curative treatment. Around 90% medicines are based on herbal ingredients, which are likely safer option for getting a proper treatment. It follows food as primary medicine and recommends an ayurvedic diet for staying healthy forever. Learn More: Ayurveda

In Ayurvedic texts, there are several herbal, herbomineral and mineral formulations are described, these formulations are called ayurvedic medicines. Each ayurvedic medicine has different uses and chosen for ayurvedic treatment according to their ayurvedic properties and Dosha Karma.

Ayurvedic medicines are categorized under several categories based on mainly preparation method and common main ingredient or base ingredient of the medicines:

Category list of Ayurvedic Medicine

The main categories of ayurvedic medicine are given underneath:

  1. Arq (Ayurvedic Distillate)
  2. Asava & Arista
  3. Bhasma & Pishti
  4. Churna (Ayurvedic Powders)
  5. Ghrita (Ghritam)
  6. Guggul (Guggulu)
  7. Kashayam
  8. Kupipakwa Rasayana
  9. Lauh & Mandoor (Mandur)
  10. Lehyam (Avaleha)
  11. Lepam
  12. Medicated Oils (Tail, Taila, Thailam)
  13. Murabba
  14. Ras Rasayana (Herbal Mineral Medicines)
  15. Sharbat
  16. Vati (Gutika) – Ayurvedic Tablets
  17. Ayurvedic Proprietary Medicine

Ayurveda Basics Category Index

AYURVEDIC MEDICINE INDEX

Here is ayurvedic medicine index (ayurvedic formulations) for the published articles on this website.

Arq (Distillate)

  1. Chandanadi Arq (Ark or Distillate)
  2. Netra Sudarshan Ark (Palashanjan)
  3. Saunf Ark (Fennel Distillate)

Asava Arishta

All Arishta and Asava preparations improve digestion and metabolism in the body. These preparations contain a small quantity of self-generated alcohol. Both alcohol-soluble and water-soluble phytochemicals of herbs are present in them. They have a longer shelf-life and older Arishta and Asava are considered therapeutically more beneficial.

  1. Abhayarishta (Abhayarishtam)
  2. Ahiphenasava Ingredients, Benefits, Dosage & Side Effects
  3. Amritarishta (Amrutharishtam)
  4. Angoorasava
  5. Aragwadharishtam
  6. Arjunarishta (Parthadyarishta)
  7. Arvindasava (Aravindasavam) Benefits, Dosage & Side Effects
  8. Asava and Arishta – Ayurvedic Fermented Formulations
  9. Ashokarishta Benefits, Dosage & Side Effects
  10. Ashwagandharishta (Aswagandharishtam) Benefits and Uses
  11. Ayaskriti Benefits, Uses, Ingredients, Dosage & Side Effects
  12. Babularishta (Babularishtam) Benefits, Uses and Dosage
  13. Balamritam Ingredients, Benefits, Uses & Dosage
  14. Balarishtam (Balarishta)
  15. Bhringrajasava Ingredients, Benefits, Uses & Dosage
  16. Bilvasava Ingredients, Benefits, Uses, Dosage & Side Effects
  17. Chandanasava Benefits, Uses, Dosage & Side Effects
  18. Chavikasavam Ingredients, Benefits, Uses & Dosage
  19. Dantyarishta (Dantyarishtam)
  20. Dasamoolarishtam (Dashmularishta) Benefits, Uses & Dosage
  21. Devadarvarishta (Devadarvarishtam)
  22. Dhatryasava (Dhatri asava)
  23. Draksharishta: Tonic for General Debility & Improves Digestion
  24. Drakshasava: Restores Strength after Chronic Disease
  25. Jeerakarishtam (Jirakadyarishtam) for Abdominal and Postpartum Disorders
  26. Kalmeghasava: Best Ayurvedic Medicine for Liver & Spleen Enlargement
  27. Kanakasava (Kanakasavam): Drug of Choice for Asthma, Biliary and Renal Colic
  28. Karpoorasava (Karpurasava): Amazing results in Cholera & Abdominal Muscle Cramps
  29. Khadirarishta: Detoxifies Blood, Skin & Intestine
  30. Kumaryasava (Kumari Asav): Best Medicine for Liver & Menstrual Disorders
  31. Kushmandasava: Best Asava for Hemoptysis and Hemorrhagic Disorders
  32. Kutajarishta: Benefits & Uses in Diarrhea, Dysentery and Amoebiasis
  33. Lodhrasavam (Lodhrasava)
  34. Lohasava (Lohasavam)
  35. Mrigamadasava
  36. Mrit Sanjeevani Sura (Mritasanjeevani arishta)
  37. Mustakarishta (Mustharishtam)
  38. Palashpushpasava
  39. Patrangasava
  40. Pippalyasavam (Pippalyasava)
  41. Punarnavarishta Benefits, Uses & Side Effects
  42. Punarnavasavam (Punarnavasava)
  43. Raktshodhakarishta
  44. Rohitakarishta (Rohitakarishtam)
  45. Saraswatarishta (Saraswatharishtam): Excellent Tonic for Memory & Immunity
  46. Saribadyasavam (Sarivadyasava)
  47. Takrarishta (Ayurvedic Fermented Buttermilk Formulation)
  48. Ushirasava (Usheerasava)
  49. Vasarishta & Vasasava
  50. Vidangarishta (Vidangarishtam)

Bhasma & Pishti

  1. Abhrak Bhasma
  2. Akik Bhasma (Pishti)
  3. Aviltoladi Bhasma Ganji
  4. Ayurvedic Bhasma
  5. Godanti Bhasma Benefits, Medicinal Uses, Dosage & Side Effects
  6. Gomed Stone (Hessonite) and Gomed Mani Bhasma & Pishti
  7. Hajrul Yahood Bhasma
  8. Heerak Bhasma (Hirak Bhasma)
  9. Jahar Mohra Pishti & Bhasma
  10. Kaharva Pishti (Trinkant Mani Pishti) – Amber of Succinite
  11. Kansya (Kansa) Bhasma – Bell Metal
  12. Kanta Loha Bhasma
  13. Kapardak (Kapardika) Bhasma – Cowrie Bhasma
  14. Kasis Bhasma Benefits, Medicinal Uses & Side Effects
  15. Kasis Godanti Bhasma
  16. Kukkutandatvak Bhasma – Eggshell Calcium
  17. Loha Bhasma (Lauh Bhasma)
  18. Mandur (Mandoor) Bhasma
  19. Mayur Chandrika Bhasma
  20. Mukta (Moti) Pishti & Bhasma – Pearl Calcium Benefits & Uses
  21. Muktashukti Bhasma & Mukta Shukti Pishti
  22. Naga Bhasma
  23. Panaviraladi Bhasma
  24. Pishti
  25. Praval Pishti (Coral Calcium) Benefits & Side Effects
  26. Rajat Bhasma (Chandi Bhasma) – Raupya Bhasma
  27. Shankh (Shankha) Bhasma
  28. Shringa Bhasma
  29. Sphatika Bhasma (Shubhra Bhasma)
  30. Swarna Bhasma
  31. Swarna Makshik Bhasma
  32. Tamra Bhasma, Ingredient, Indications, Benefits, Uses, Dosage & Side Effects
  33. Tankan Bhasma (Suhaga or Borax)
  34. Trivang (Trivanga) Bhasma
  35. Vang (Vanga) Bhasma – Bang Bhasma
  36. Yashad (Jasad) Bhasma, Indications, Uses, Benefits, Dosage & Side Effects

Churna

  1. Agnimukh Churna Ingredients, Benefits, Uses, Dosage & Side Effects
  2. Ajmodadi Churna Ingredients, Benefits, Uses, Dosage & Side Effects
  3. Amalaki Rasayana (Amalki Rasayan)
  4. Amritamehari Churnam
  5. Ashta Choornam Ingredients, Benefits, Uses, Dosage & Side Effects
  6. Ashwagandha Churna: 14 Health Benefits & Side Effects
  7. Ashwagandhadi Churna Ingredients, Benefits, Uses, Dosage & Side Effects
  8. Asthisamharakadi Churna
  9. Avipathi Choornam
  10. Avipattikar Churna Ingredients, Benefits, Dosage & Side Effects
  11. Balchaturbhadra Churna
  12. Balchaturbhadra Syrup
  13. Bilwadi Churna Ingredients, Benefits, Uses, Dosage & Side Effects
  14. Bruhath Triphala Choornam Ingredients, Benefits & Dosage
  15. Churna – Ayurvedic Powder
  16. Eladi Choornam (Eladi Churna)
  17. Giloy Sat (Guduchi or Amrita Satva)
  18. Lavan Bhaskar Churna
  19. Mahasudarshan Churna
  20. Namkeen Jeera
  21. Sitopaladi Churna
  22. Swadishta Virechan Churna
  23. Talisadi Churna Ingredients, Benefits, Dosage & Side Effects
  24. Trikatu Churna
  25. Triphala (Triphala Powder or Churna) Benefits, Dosage & Side Effects

Ghrita (Ghritam)

  1. Brahmi Ghrita (Ghee) Benefits, Uses, Dosage & Side Effects
  2. Indukantham Ghee (Ghritam)

Guggulu Preparations

  1. Abha Guggulu
  2. Amritadi Guggulu Benefits, Uses & Side Effects
  3. Gokshuradi Guggulu Benefits, Uses & Side Effects
  4. Guggulu Rasayana
  5. Haritakyadi Guggulu
  6. Kaishore Guggulu (Pathyadi Guggulu)
  7. Kanchanar Guggulu or Kanchnar Guggul
  8. Lakshadi guggul
  9. Loha Guggul (Lauh Guggulu)
  10. Mahayograj Guggul Benefits & Side Effects
  11. Medohar Guggulu Benefits, Dosage & Side Effects
  12. Navaka Guggulu (Vyoshadi Guggulu or Dashang Guggul)
  13. Panchamrut Loha Guggul (Panchamrit Lauh Guggulu)
  14. Panchatikta Ghrita Guggulu
  15. Punarnava Guggulu
  16. Punarnavadi Guggulu
  17. Rasnadi Guggulu (Rasna Guggul)
  18. Saptavinshati Guggulu
  19. Shatavari Guggulu
  20. Shuddha Guggulu (Purified Guggul)
  21. Singhnad Guggulu (Simhanada Guggul) – Vatari Guggulu
  22. Swayambhuva Guggul (Svayambhuva Guggulu)
  23. Trayodashang Guggulu Benefits, Uses, Dosage & Side Effects
  24. Triphala Guggulu (Navkarshik Guggul)
  25. Vatari Guggulu
  26. Yograj Guggulu Benefits, Uses & Side Effects

Kashayam & Kwath (Decoction)

  1. Amruthotharam Kashayam
  2. Aragwadhadi Kashayam (Kwatham)
  3. Arjuna Ksheer Pak (Arjuna Siddha Kshir)
  4. Ashtavargam Kashayam
  5. Ashwagandha Arjuna Ksheer Pak
  6. Bala Punarnavadi Kashayam
  7. Balaguluchyadi Kashayam (Kwatham)
  8. Balajeerakadi Kashayam
  9. Brihat Panchamoola
  10. Brihatyadi Kashayam
  11. Chiruvilwadi Kashayam
  12. Chitrakadi Kashayam
  13. Dasamulakatutrayadi Kashayam
  14. Dashmool (Dashamoola or Dashamula)
  15. Dhanwantharam Kashayam
  16. Drakshadi Kashayam (Kwatham)
  17. Guluchyadi Kashayam (Guduchyadi Kashayam)
  18. Indukantham Kashayam (Kwatham) – Indukantam Syrup
  19. Jamun Vinegar (Jamun Sirka)
  20. Kashayam (Kashaya & Kwath) – Ayurvedic Decoctions
  21. Kokilaksha Kashayam
  22. Laghu Panchamoola
  23. Maharasnadi Kwath (Kadha, Kashayam or Quath) – Rasnadwigunabhagam Kashayam
  24. Mahasudarshan Kadha
  25. Nisakathakadi Kashayam
  26. Punarnavadi Kashayam (Kwatham)
  27. Shadanga Paniya
  28. Shankhpushpi Syrup Benefits & Side Effects
  29. Sukumaram Kashayam
  30. Varanadi Kashayam Benefits, Uses, Dosage & Side Effects

Lauh & Mandur

  1. Punarnava Mandur (Punarnava Mandoor)

Lehyam & Avaleha

  1. Agasthya Rasayanam (Rasayana) – Agastya Haritaki Avaleha
  2. Ashwagandha Avaleha
  3. Ashwagandhadi Lehyam (Ashwagandha Lehyam)
  4. Badam Pak
  5. Brahma Rasayana
  6. Chitrak Haritaki Avaleha (Lehyam)
  7. Chyawanprash Benefits, Ingredients, Dosage & Side Effects
  8. Dasamoola Rasayanam (Dashmool Avaleha)
  9. Gulkand Health Benefits & Disadvantages
  10. Haridrakhand (Haridrakhandam & Haridra Khanda)
  11. Kushmanda Rasayana (Kushmanda Avaleha)
  12. Lehyam
  13. Musli Pak
  14. Narasimha Rasayanam Benefits, Uses & Side Effects
  15. Pancha Jeeraka Gudam (Panch Jeerak Pak)
  16. Questions & Answers about Chyawanprash
  17. Shatavari Gulam: Benefits in Menstrual Disorders & Tonic for Women
  18. Stanyajanana Rasayanam
  19. Sukumara Leham (Sukumaram Lehyam) – Sukumaram Rasayana
  20. Supari Pak

Kupipakwa Rasayana

  1. Kupipakwa Rasayana
  2. Makardhwaj & Siddha Makardhwaj

Murabba

  1. Aam (Mango) Ka Murabba Recipe & Health Benefits
  2. Allam Murabba Recipe & Health Benefits
  3. Amla Murabba Recipe & Health Benefits
  4. Apple Murabba (Saib Ka Murabba) Recipe & Health Benefits
  5. Bel Murabba Recipe & Health Benefits
  6. Gajar (Carrot) ka murabba recipe & Health Benefits
  7. Harar Murabba Recipe & Health Benefits
  8. Murabba

Rasa

  1. Chintamani Ras (Hridaya) for Heart
  2. Gandhak Rasayan Benefits, Uses & Side Effects
  3. Jawahar Mohra
  4. Kamdudha Ras
  5. Kamini Vidrawan Ras
  6. Kumar Kalyan Ras
  7. Laghu Sutshekhar Ras
  8. Shuddha Gandhak
  9. Shuddha Parad
  10. Sutshekhar Ras
  11. Swarna Malini Vasant Ras
  12. Vasant Kusumakar Ras
  13. Vridhivadhika Vati
  14. Yakuti Rasayan

Sharbat

  1. Jamun Sharbat

Thailam (Ayurvedic Oils)

  1. Anu Thailam Benefits, Uses & Side Effects
  2. Ayurvedic Medicated Oils (Tail or Taila or Thailam or Tailam)
  3. Bhringraj Oil
  4. Brahmi Oil Benefits, Uses & Side Effects
  5. Dhanwantharam Kuzhambu
  6. Dhanwantharam Thailam (Oil)
  7. Eladi Thailam (Oil) & Eladi Kera Thailam
  8. Gandha Thailam (Oil)
  9. Gunjadi Oil (Gunja Tail)
  10. Karna Bindu Oil (Tail) – Ayurvedic Ear Drops
  11. Karpooradi Thailam Benefits, Uses, Ingredients & Side Effects
  12. Ksheerabala Thailam (Kshirabala Oil)
  13. Kumkumadi Tailam (Kumkumadi Oil)
  14. Mahabhringraj Oil – Ayurvedic Hair Growth Oil
  15. Mahanarayan Oil (Mahanarayana Thailam)
  16. Murivenna Oil
  17. Nalpamaradi Kera Thailam – Nalpamaradi Velichenna Oil
  18. Nalpamaradi Thailam (Nalpamaradi Oil)
  19. Nasya Oils in Ayurveda, Their Specific Indications, Uses & Benefits
  20. Neelibhringadi Oil – Best Ayurvedic Hair Oil for Hair Loss & Baldness
  21. Neem Oil Uses & Benefits
  22. Nisosiradi Thailam (Nishoshiradi Oil)
  23. Pinda Thailam (Oil)
  24. Prapaundarikadi Thailam (Oil)
  25. Shadbindu Tail (Oil) – Ayurvedic Medicine for Sinusitis and Nasal Polyps
  26. Yuvatyadi Tailam

Vati & Gutika

  1. Agni Vardhak Vati
  2. Arogyavardhini Vati Benefits, Uses & Side Effects
  3. Arshoghni Vati
  4. Brahmi Vati Benefits, Uses, Dosage & Side Effects
  5. Chandraprabha Vati Benefits, Uses, Dosage & Side Effects
  6. Chitrakadi Vati (Gutika)
  7. Dhanwantharam Gulika
  8. Jatiphaladi Vati (Stambhak)
  9. Kankayan Vati (Kankayan Gutika) for Piles (Arsha)
  10. Kanyalohadi Vati
  11. Khadiradi Vati (Gutika)
  12. Kutajghan Vati
  13. Mahasudarshan Ghan Vati
  14. Manasamitra Vatakam (Manasamitra Vataka)
  15. Nishamalaki
  16. Prabhakar Vati
  17. Raja Pravartini Vati (Kasisadi Vati)
  18. Sanshamani Vati (Guduchi Ghana Vati)
  19. Sarpagandha Ghan Vati
  20. Sarvatobhadra Vati – Ayurvedic Medicine for Kidney Failure
  21. Shilajit Benefits, Uses, Dosage & Side Effects
  22. Vilwadi Gulika Benefits, Uses, Ingredients, Dosage & Side Effects
  23. Vyoshadi Vatakam (Vyoshadi Vati)

Ayurvedic Proprietary Medicines

  1. Abana Benefits, Uses, Dosage & Side Effects
  2. Addyzoa
  3. Arsol Capsule
  4. Ashwashila Capsule Benefits, Dosage and Side Effects
  5. BGR 34 for Diabetes
  6. Bonnisan (Drops & Liquid)
  7. Bonnispaz Drops
  8. Brahmi Tone
  9. Bresol (Syrup & Tablets)
  10. Clarina (Anti-acne Cream by Himalaya)
  11. Confido
  12. Cystone (Tablets & Syrup) Benefits, Uses, Dosage & Side Effects
  13. Dabur Lal Tail
  14. Diabecon (Tablet & DS Tablet)
  15. Diakof Sugar Free Cough Linctus
  16. Diarex (Tablet & Syrup)
  17. Divya Arshkalp Vati
  18. Divya Hridyamrit Vati
  19. Divya Kanti Lep Review
  20. Divya Kayakalp Vati
  21. Divya Madhukalp Vati
  22. Divya Madhunashini Vati
  23. Divya Medha Vati
  24. Divya Medohar Vati
  25. Divya Peedantak Vati
  26. Divya Swasari Pravahi
  27. Divya Yauvanamrit Vati (Younamrit Vati)
  28. Evanova (Charak) for Menopause
  29. Evecare (Syrup & Capsules)
  30. Gasex (Syrup & Tablets)
  31. Geriforte (Tablets & Syrup)
  32. Giloy Ghan Vati
  33. Hairzone Solution
  34. Herbolax (Capsules & Tablets)
  35. Himalaya LiverCare
  36. Himalaya Pilex Tablets for Piles
  37. Himcocid (Suspension)
  38. Himcolin Gel
  39. Himcospaz
  40. Himplasia
  41. Hyponidd
  42. Isotine Eye Drop
  43. Isotine Gold Pack Review
  44. Isotine Plus Eye Drop
  45. Kayam Churna Ingredients, Benefits, Dosage & Side Effects
  46. Koflet Lozenges
  47. Koflet Syrup
  48. Liv 52 Benefits, Uses, Dosage, Side Effects
  49. M2 Tone Syrup & Tablet Composition, Benefits and Side Effects
  50. Menosan Tablets (Himalaya)
  51. Mentat (Tablets & Syrup) Benefits, Uses & Dosage
  52. Mukta Vati Benefits, Uses, Dosage & Side Effects
  53. Narayana Kalpa
  54. Navahridaya Kalpa
  55. Ophthacare Eye Drops (Himalaya)
  56. Patanjali Body Lotion Review
  57. Patanjali Dant Kanti Toothpaste
  58. Patanjali Shilajit Capsule (Divya Shilajeet Capsule)
  59. Pet Saffa Granules
  60. Pilex Ointment Benefits, Uses & Side Effects
  61. Rumalaya Forte
  62. Rumalaya Gel
  63. Rumalaya Tablets
  64. Septilin (Tablets & Syrup) Benefits, Uses, Dosage & Side Effects
  65. Speman
  66. Tentex Forte
  67. Tentex Royal
  68. Vaidrishi Arshkalp
  69. Zandu Balm
  70. Zandu Pancharishta Benefits, Uses, Dosage & Side Effects
  71. Zandu Vigorex

Ayurvedic Medicine Basics

Ayurvedic Treatment

  1. Ayurvedic Medicine for High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
  2. Ayurvedic Medicine for Piles (Hemorrhoids)
  3. Ayurvedic Medicine for Premature Grey Hair
  4. Ayurvedic Medicine to Quit Smoking, Tobacco or Nicotine
  5. Ayurvedic Supplements & Medicines for Bodybuilding, Muscle Strength & Stamina
  6. Ayurvedic Treatment & Medicines for Avascular Necrosis (Osteonecrosis)
  7. Ayurvedic Treatment Basic Principles
  8. Ayurvedic Treatment for Hydrocele
  9. Ayurvedic Treatment for Loss of Appetite
  10. Ayurvedic Treatment for Opium Addiction & Opiate Withdrawal Symptoms
  11. Ayurvedic Treatment for Prostate Enlargement (Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia – BPH)
  12. Ayurvedic Treatment of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  13. Ayurvedic Treatment of Fever
  14. Best Ayurvedic Medicine for Weight Loss – Safe & Effective Treatment
  15. Female infertility and recurrent miscarriages with unknown origin can be treatable with Ashwagandha
  16. Osteoarthritis Treatment with Ayurvedic Medicine

Panchakarma

  1. Avagaha Sweda
  2. Ayurvedic back massage (Pristhabhyanga)
  3. Ayurvedic Back Neck and Shoulder Massage
  4. Ayurvedic Face Massage & Ayurvedic facials
  5. Ayurvedic Massage for Weight Loss
  6. Ayurvedic Massage Oils and their Benefits
  7. Ayurvedic oil Massage – Its Types & benefits
  8. Ayurvedic Reflexology
  9. Elakizhi – Patra Pinda Sweda
  10. Karna Purana
  11. Kati Basti (Vasti)
  12. Leech Therapy (Hirudotherapy)
  13. Merudand Vasti Spinal Vasti
  14. Navarakizhi (Shashtika Shali Pinda Sweda)
  15. Panchakarma Treatment
  16. Podikizhi – Churna Pinda Sweda
  17. Shirodhara
  18. Shirovasti (Shirobasti)
  19. Snehana (Oleation Therapy)
  20. Swedana (Svedana) – Ayurvedic Method of Sudation
  21. Triphala Eye Wash (Using Triphala Water)
  22. Udvartana (Udwarthanam) – Ayurvedic Powder Massage

Rasayana

  1. Achara Rasayana
  2. Ashwagandha Rasayana
  3. Medhya Rasayana (Nootropic & Cognitive Enhancers)
  4. Triphala Rasayana
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