Figure 1: Interface between Ayurveda and modern medicine.
(A) Different therapeutic practices mediated in Ayurveda.
Khadirarishta uses: Khadirarishta is widely used in the treatment of skin diseases.
Imbalance in these vital forces causes diseases and the specific treatment plan for any particular imbalance is defined and practiced in Ayurveda from vedic era. The treatment modality involves a combination of different approaches including yoga, dietary control, meditation, prayers and other means.
However, medicinal herbs received greater prominence than other mode of treatments due to their efficacy and prompt curative properties.
one or two times a day, usually advised after food.
If needed, it can be mixed with equal quantity of water.