Lakshadi Guggul is a very famous Ayurvedic medicine in tablet form. This tablet has Guggulu (commiphora mukul) as its base.It is widely used in the Ayurvedic treatment for of bone related diseases and fracture healing.
Lakshadi Guggulu benefits:
It is widely used in the Ayurvedic treatment of osteoporosis
It is also known to fasten the healing process in bone fracture.
Effect on Tridosha – Calms Vata
Lakshadi Guggul dosage:
1 – 2 tablets 2 – 3 times a day, before or after food or as directed by Ayurvedic doctor.
Lakshadi Guggulu Side Effects:
There are no known side effects with this medicine. However it is best to use this product under medical supervision. Self medication with this medicine is discouraged.
Very high dose than prescribed may lead to stomach irritation.
Lakshadi Guggul Ingredients:
Laksha – Laccifer lacca
Asthisamhrut – Cissus quadrangularis
kakubha – Terminalia arjuna
Ashwagandha – Withania somnifera
Nagabala – Grewia populifolia
Guggulu – Purified Commiphora mukul.
All the above ingredients are pounded with guggulu and rolled into pills of uniform size of 500 mg.
Lakshadi Guggul reference:
Bhaishajya Ratnavali Amavatarogadhikara 90 – 95
Synonyms: laksha guggulu, lakshadi guggulu, lakshadi guggul
Laxadi Guggul is also used as ingredient in many proprietary Ayurvedic medicines such as Bonton capsule, used for improving bone strength.