ATROPA BELLADONA SUCHI MAADAK (NARCOTIC) local anaesthetic Works on CNS

SUCHI ATROPA BELLADONA MAADAK (NARCOTIC) local anaesthetic and analgesic

 

Local uses in eye dilatation

   

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SUCHI ATROPA BELLADONA MAADAK ( NARCOTIC ) local anaesthetic and analgesic

 

FAMILY–

  • SOLANACEAE

 

LATIN NAME

  • ATROPA BELLADONA

 

SANSKRIT NAME

  • SUCHI

 

HINDI NAME–

  • SAAGANGUR
  • ANGURSHAFA

 

CHEMICAL COMPOSITION–

 

GUNA

ATROPA BELLADONA 2

SUCHI ATROPA BELLADONA MAADAK ( NARCOTIC ) local anaesthetic and analgesic 2

 

GUNA-

  • LAGHU, RUKSH

 

RASA-

  • TIKTA, KATU

 

VIPAKA-

  • KATU

 

VIRYA-

  • USHNA

 

PRABHAVA–

  • MAADAK ( NARCOTIC )

 

ACTIONS AND USES–

  • REDUCES KAFA AND VATA DOSHAS AND ELLIVATES PITTA DOSHA.
  • acts as a local anaesthetic and analgesic.
  • it is a pupil dilatory.
  • it can therefore be given in oedematous conditions, painful conditions, it’s use is prohibited in case of raised intraocular pressure.
  • it acts as a stimulant and precipitates convulsions.
  • suppress salivation and stomach ache.
  • it depresses the heart in small doses and in large doses acts as a stimulants, hence it can be given in angina, arrhythmias and myocardial infarction.
  • it relieves cough and dyspnoea conditions also whooping cough.
  • it also relieves urinary tract inflammation, renal stones.
  • its leaves also relieve diabetes mellitus.
  • it acts as an antidote towards opium, Aconitum ferox and acids.
  • it relieves itching and excess sweat production.

 

USEFUL PARTS

  • LEAVES AND ROOTS

 

STANDARD DOSAGE-

  • POWER 30 – 60 ml
  • BELLADONA TINCTURE- 5 – 30 DROPS
  • ATROPINE- 0.25 – 1 mg

 

ATROPINE POISONING-

  • dryness of mouth,
  • dilated pupil,
  • blurriness of vision,
  • dysurea,
  • difficulty in swallowing,
  • urticarias etc.

 

TREATMENT-

  • STOMACH WASH.
  • EMESIS.
  • USE OF ANTIDOTES.
  • USE OF TANNINS,
  • TEA, COFFEE,
  • STIMULANTS AND FOMENTATION.

 

TOLERANCE-

  • to be used carefully with infants and old people.
  • some people also have a hereditary intolerance to it ,
  • specially vata and pitta prakrati people
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