Prapaundarikadi Thailam is an Ayurvedic oil. It is an herbal medicine, used mainly in the treatment of migraine, insomnia, etc. It is usually prepared in sesame oil / Coconut oil base.
Reference: Sahasrayogam, Astangahridayam.
Prapaundarikadi Thailam – how to use?
It is used for external application only. The affected skin area is applied with this oil, left as it is for 10 – 15 minutes, then washed with luke warm water. This oil is also advised to apply before bath.
This can also be used for Nasya, dose for Nasya- 2-10 drops.
Prapaundarikadi oil uses:
It is used in the treatment of migraine, insomnia, anxiety, stress, headache, grey hair.
Side effects: There are no known side effects with this medicine on external application.
It is best to avoid this oil before / while driving.
Prapaundarikadi Tailam ingredients:
Ikshu – Saccharum officinarum
Yahstimadhu – Licorice
Pippali – Long pepper
Chandana – Sandalwood
Amla – Emblica officinalis
Shelf life – 3 years from the date of manufacture.
Manufacturers: Sitaram Ayurveda Pharmacy, Arya Vaidya Sala – Kottakkal