Karappan Thailam is an Ayurvedic oil. It is an herbal medicine, used mainly in the treatment of skin disorders. It is prepared in sesame oil / coconut oil base.
Reference: Arogya Kalpa Drumam
Karappan coconut Oil – 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.
Karappan Thailam uses:
It is very effective in dermatitis, allergic skin conditions with itching.
Side effects: There are no known side effects with this medicine on external application.
Karappan Thailam ingredients:
Karpasa – Cotton – Gossypium arboreum
Haritaki – Terminalia chebula
Amalaki – Emblica officinalis
Patola – Trichosanthes dioica
Paranthi – Ixora coccinea (root)
Katuki – Picrorrhiza kurroa
Durva – Cynodon dactylon (Linn.) Pers.
Coconut oil /Sesame oil
Shelf life – 3 years from the date of manufacture.
Manufacturers: Sitaram Ayurveda Pharmacy, Bipha drugs, Chirlaks enterprises