Kshara Thailam is an Ayurvedic medicine. It is an herbal oil, used in the treatment of tinnitus, ear ache, hearing loss, worm infestation etc.
Kshara Thailam Uses:
- It is used in ear conditions such as itching, pus, infection, otitis, tinnitus, ear ache and worms etc.
- Best for deafness.
- Good application in facial and dental ailments.
Effect on Tridosha – Balances Vata and Kapha.
Kshar Tail – how to use:
It is used as eye drops. – 3 – 5 drops into each ear.
May be dropped in the ear with bearable warmth or syringed or kept filled.
How long to use: It can be used upto 3 – 6 months based on doctor’s prescription.
Syringe and wipe the ear well before using the medicine.
Kshar Tail side effects:
There are no known side effects with this oil on external application. However, its use should only be done under medical supervision.
Kshara Thaila ingredients, how to make:
Paste prepared from 12 g fine powder of each of
Mulaka – Radish – Raphanus sativus (Kshara)
Yava Kshara – Kshara of Barley – Hordeum vulgare
Vida Lavana – Vida salt
Samudra Lavana – Common salt
Saindhava Lavana – Rock salt
Sauvarchala Lavana – Sochal salt
Hingu – Asa foetida
Shigru – Moringa oleifera
Mahaushadha – Ginger – Zingiber officinalis
Devadaru – Himalayan cedar (bark) – Cedrus deodara
Vacha – Acorus calamus
Kushta – Saussurea lappa
Rasanjana – Aqueous extract of Berberis aristata
Shatapushpa – Indian Dill – Anethum sowa
Granthika – Long pepper (Root) – Piper longum
Musta – Nut grass (root) – Cyperus rotundus
Juice extract of Kadali – Banana stem – Musa paradisiaca – 3.072 liters
Beejapoora Swarasa – Lemon juice extract – 3.072 liters
Madhu Shukta – Fermented sweet preparation – 3.072 liters
All the ingredients are mixed and boiled till total moisture is lost from the oil, filtered.
Reference: Sharangdhara Samhita Madhyamakhanda 9/174 – 177, Bhaishajyaratnavali.
Shelf life: 3 years from the date of manufacture.