Nirgundyadi Thailam is an Ayurvedic oil. It is an herbal medicine, used mainly in the treatment of diseases of ear nose and throat. It is prepared in sesame oil / coconut oil base.
Reference: Sarvaroga Chikitsa Ratnam
Nirgundyadi 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 lukewarm water. This oil is also advised to apply before bath.
For ear pain, this oil is used in an Ayurveda treatment method called as Karnapoorana.
Nirgundyadi Thailam uses:
It is used to apply externally over the pile mass, to reduce swelling, pain and irritation.
It is also used in treatment in cases of sinusitis and headache.
It is useful in all conditions with Vata and Kapha imbalance.
It is used in the treatment of Scalpel polyps, and keloids and Tonsillitis.
Side effects: There are no known side effects with this medicine on external application. Karnapoorana treatment should only be done under strict medical supervision.
Accidental oral intake may cause poisonous symptoms
Nirgundyadi Thailam ingredients:
Nirgundi – Vitex negundo
Bala – Sida cordifolia
Yashtimadhu – Licorice
Ketaki – Pandanus odoratissimus
Kushta – Saussurea lappa
Jatamamsi – Nardostachys jatamansi
Rasna – Vanda roxburghii
Devadaru – Cedrus deodara
Karaskara – Strychnos nux vomica
Ashwagandha – Withania somnifera
Karpoora – Cinnamomum camphora
Narikela – Milk extracted from coconut gratings.
Sesame oil / coconut oil base.
Shelf life – 3 years from the date of manufacture.
Manufacturers: Sitaram Ayurveda Pharmacy, Vaidyaratnam Oushadhasala