Sahacharadi Thailam is ayurvedic oil used internally as well as externally in treatment of rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis and neurological diseases such as sciatica, paralysis and numbness due to nervine weakness.
Ingredients of Sahacharadi Thailam
Strobilanthes heynianus, Aegle marmelos, Gmelina arborea, Premna serratifolia, Steriospermum coalis, Oroxylum indicum, Solanum anguivi, Solanum xanthocarpum, Desmodium gangeticum, Pseudarthria viscid, Tribulus terrestris, Asparagus racemosus are main ingredients of Sahacharadi Thailam.
Pharmacological action of Sahacharadi Thailam
Sahacharadi Thailam is prepared from various ayurvedic herbs that have benefits in rheumatic and neurological diseases. It pacifies the vata and kapha humours according to ayurvedic science. It is formulated in such a way that it can treat all symptoms of rheumatic diseases.
It possesses characteristics of analgesic as well as anti-inflammatory. It reduces inflammation of joints and alleviates pain. It is used externally as well as oral administration. In both cases, it acts as an anti-inflammatory and gives relief from pain. Furthermore, it prevents recurrence of diseases.
It is also used in management of varicosity. It is applied over the affected parts of the body and massage is advised from feet to legs means upwards direction. It gives strength to the veins and aids in proper circulation of blood. Moreover, it is widely used in other problems as well such as vaginal ailments, tumours and convulsions.
Use and indications of Sahacharadi Thailam
Rheumatic ailments or rheumatoid arthritis
Pain in Lower limbs
Joint pain due to osteoarthritis
Numbness and tingling sensation due to various diseases
Side effects and precautions with Sahacharadi Thailam
There are no adverse effects observed with the use of Sahacharadi Thailam. However, internal use of Sahacharadi Thailam should be under supervision of qualified ayurvedic physician.
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