Laghu pugapaka Lehya is a traditional Ayurvedic medicine used for the treatment of leukorrhea, puerperium diseases, vomiting etc.
Laghu pugapaka Lehya Ingredients:
Areca nut – Puga – Areca catechu – It has anti-microbial, anti-fungal, anti-ovulatory activities.
Dugdha – Milk
Ghrta – Ghee
Sarkara – Sugar
Nut grass – Musta – Cyperus rotundus – It improves digestion strength and taste.
Cobra’s saffron – Nagakesara – Mesua ferrea – It is digestive.
Sandal wood – Chandana – Santalum album
Long pepper – Pippali – Piper longum – It has anti-microbial activity and it increases digestion strength.
Black pepper – Maricha – Piper nigrum – It belongs to groups of drugs which increases digestion strength.
Ginger – Sunthi – Zingiber officinalis
Nut meg – Javitri – Myristica Fragrans
Indian jujube – Badara – Ziziphus mauritiana
Cinnamon – Tvak – Cinnamomum zeylanica – It improves digestion strength.
Cardamom – Ela – Elettaria cardamomum
Tejapatra – Cinnamomum tamala
Cumin – Jiraka – Cuminum cyminum – It improves taste and digestion strength.
Nut meg – Jatiphala – Myristica fragrans
Clove – Lavanga – Syzygium aromaticum
Dhanyaka – Coriandrum sativum
Indian gooseberry – Amalaki – Phyllanthus emblica
Satavari – Asparagus racemosus – It has anti-microbial and aphrodisiac activity.
Laghu pugapaka Lehya Indications:
Agnimandya – poor appetite,
Chardi – vomiting,
Sutika roga – puerperium diseases,
Pradara – leukorrhea,
as a Pitta samaka – decreases pitta dosha.
12-24 gm twice a day
or as directed by a Ayurvedic physician.
Anupana: warm milk
Leading manufacturers: Dabur India Ltd.
Presentation: 125 gms
Side effects and Precautions:
There are no known side effects with this medicine.
However, it is best to use this medicine under medical supervision.
Store in a cool dry place, away from sunlight.
Keep out of reach and sight of children.
Seek your doctor’s advice for its usage during pregnancy.
This product can be safely used during lactation period and in children for a limited period of few weeks time for side effects and precautions.
How long to take?
This medicine is usually prescribed for a period of 1 – 2 months time.
Shelf life: 3 years from the date of manufacturing.
Effect on Tridosha: It balances Vata, Pitta and Kapha Doshas.