Haridrakhandam is ayurvedic medicine used in skin ailments. It is very efficient in cases of urticaria allergic conditions of skin.
Main Ingredients of Haridra Khand
Turmeric is the main ingredient in Haridrakhandam. Other ingredients are terminalia chebula, cyperus rotundus, black pepper etc.
Pharmacological action of Haridra Khand
Haridrakhandam pacifies the vata and kapha humors. It is an anti-inflammatory herbal preparation used in skin diseases especially in hives or urticaria. It reduces inflammation in the skin and alleviates itching sensation. Furthermore, it probably decreases the effects of histamine and other mediators (cytpkines) responsible for inflammation.
Uses and indications of Haridra Khand
Taeniasis – A type of tapeworm infection
Side effects and precautions of Haridra Khand
There are no side effects observed with the use of Haridrakhandam.
Dr. Gurnam Saini has over 15 years’ experience in Ayurvedic naturopathy treatments in Melbourne, Australia. He has completed his bachelor degree in Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery from Baba Farid University of Health Sciences, India. He has done MD in Alternative Medicine and certificate courses in Panchakarma Detox, Pulse diagnosis and skin care. In Australia he pursued post graduate degree in mental health from La Trobe University, Melbourne (Australia). He has worked as associated Nurse Unit Management in Eastern Healths, Melbourne for 9 years. He is also a member of the Australasian Association of Ayurveda (AAA). He has won awards for ground-breaking work in Ayurveda globally. Read More