Dhanwantaram Gulika is a multi-purpose ayurvedic tablet useful in the treatment of asthma, hiccups, cough, digestive illness, gastritis and flatulence amongst others. It is described in the ayurvedic text called Sahasrayogam. It is named after Lord Dhanwantri, the celestial physician signifying the wide range of benefits one can obtain by the intake of Dhanwantaram tablets.
FUNCTIONS OF DHANWANTARAM
The Gulika helps improve respiration, digestion and circulation. It acts on Vata element of Tridosas and improves breathing quality which in turns help improve the digestion process thus enhancing one’s appetite and this in turn results in enhancement of blood and nutrients circulation leading to overall health and wellbeing.
DHANWANTARAM FOR VATA RELATED ILLNESS
Vata can be oversimplified to describe it as the air that is circulating inside the body. It is the carrier of all life force and its proper movement and functioning are vital to the overall health and wellness of the body. An imbalance in Vata can cause discomforts like gastritis, flatulence, stomach pain and multiple other more serious complications. Dhanwantaram Gulika balances the Vata force in the body and helps clear all the complications arising as a result.
It also helps cure breathlessness and Nausea due to Vata imbalance.
DHANWANTARAM GULIKA – BENEFITS AFTER CHILDBIRTH
Dhanwantaram Gulika is very useful for women who have just given birth. It can prevent health complications that occur in women after childbirth. There might be toxins in the uterus after childbirth and can cause complications during the first menstrual cycle after childbirth. Dhanwantaram Gulika flushes out all toxins in the uterus and helps quick recovery of the uterus back to pre-pregnancy size.
AS A RELIEVER OF DISEASES
Dhanwantaram Gulika is used in the treatment of diseases like bronchitis, cough, asthma, breathlessness, heart diseases, hiccup, pulmonary tuberculosis, heart burn, giddiness, loss of appetite, nausea, vomiting and excessive saliva secretion. It also helps prevent such conditions in healthy persons.
With no side effects reported and with so many benefits Dhawantaram Gulika is worth stocking in our homes.
INGREDIENTS IN DHANWANTARAM GULIKA
The major ingredients in the formulation of Dhanwantaram Gulika are
2. Dry Ginger Powder
5. Java Pepper
6. Olive nut
9. Myrstica Fragnans
12. Clove etc.
1. Reduce saliva secretion
2. Purifies the blood
3. Detoxifies the entire body
4. Help resist stress
5. Help treat fever
6. Anti-microbial, Anti-bacterial
7. Help reduce cholesterol and triglycerides in the body and thus help improve the lipid profile
8. Relieves flatulence
9. Helps fight cough
11. Helps thin the mucus which will, in turn, result in its exit from the body
12. Anti-oxidant properties
13. Cardiac Stimulant and Cardioprotective
14. Restores health
Low Blood Pressure
1. Dhanwantaram Gulika is not recommended for people with bleeding disorders
2. It is not advisable for people with dry mouth
3. Though advocated for Women who gave birth, the tablet is not recommended for pregnant women. Pregnant women shall consume it only and only after consulting a physician.
4. Consumption of Dhanwantaram Gulika is to be stopped two weeks prior to surgery and two weeks after.
It is advisable to give a maximum of 50-100 mg per day for children and up to 200 mg for adults. The ancient texts recommend the consumption of the tablet with warm water boiled with cumin.
Dhanwantaram tablets have so far shown no side effects and are safe for most individuals