Ayurveda Drugs JYOTISHMATI Celastrus panniculatus that Specifically work on the Central Nervous System

Here by, We starting a series on drugs that specifically work on the central nervous system.

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JYOTISHMATI Celastrus panniculatus

JYOTISHMATI

  • these drugs work really well on the brain ,are helpful in many psychological disorders.
  • these drugs also help in improving our retaining capacity and also improve our other brain powers .
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JYOTISHMATI Celastrus panniculatus that Specifically work on the Central Nervous System
  • which are better know in ayurveda as
  • learning power  –“DHI”,
  • retaining capacity  –“DHRITI’
  • and recalling potential –“SMRITI “respectively.
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JYOTISHMATI Celastrus panniculatus

JYOTISHMATI

  • LATIN NAME-Celastrus panniculatus
  • FAMILY-Celastraceae

SANSKRIT NAMES –

  • jyotishmati
  • ,paravatpadi,
  • kakandaki,
  • kangenuka,
  • katvika ,
  • vega

HINDI NAME –

  • malakangni

GUNA(specific character)-

  • Tikshna

RASA(taste)-

  • Katu,tikta

VIPAKA

  • (the rasa that develops after the drug has been acted upon by the digestive juices)-Katu

VIRYA-

  • ushna

ACTIONS and USES –

  • .Jyotishmati Reduces KAFA N VATA doshas.
  • .JJyotishmati oil helps in painful conditions,sciatica,joint pains,backache,facial paralysis ,erectile disordersetc.
  • . Jyotishmati  improves recalling power of the brain.
  • .Jyotishmati  proves helpful in nervous disorders.
  • . 40 ml of its juice helps in reducing opiums addiction.
  • .Jyotishmati  improves digestive power and constipation problems.
  • It improves heart rate and helpful in reducing oedema.
  • Jyotishmati  balck oil has proved to be helpful to the patients of BERI BERI.
  • Jyotishmati  seeds can be used as nasya for performing SHIROVIRECHANA(PANCHKARMA)
  • Jyotishmati is useful in dysuria
  • in case of menorrhagia and dysmenorrhia..leafextaracts prepared in ghee can be used.
  • Jyotishmati also provides relief in many skin diseases and itching conditions
  • Jyotishmati ther occurs profuse perspiration 2-3 hrs after taking its oil.this helps to reduce hyperpyrexia.

USEFUL PARTS of JYOTISHMATI –

  • Oil and Seeds.
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USEFUL PARTS of JYOTISHMATI seed
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USEFUL PARTS of JYOTISHMATI seeds

 

STANDARD DOSE of JYOTISHMATI –

 

  • seeds-1-2 gms, oil- 1-15 drops

 

MEDICINAL PREPARATIONS –

 

  • Jyotishmati oil.