Balahatadi Thailam is a medicated oil described in the traditional Ayurvedic compendium of formulations, Sahasrayoga.
This medicated oil is a combination of several herbs like Bala (Sida cordifolia), Amalaki (Emblica officinalis), Guloochi (Tinospora cordifolia) etc. in a sesame oil base.
Balahatadi Thailam is commonly used for application over the scalp, which imparts health and keenness to the sense organs, especially eyes.
Features and benefits of Balahatadi Thailam –
- Balahatadi Thailam is beneficial in the treatment of inflammatory conditions of eyes, ears.
- Application of Balahatadi Thailam over the head helps to reduce stress.
- Balahatadi Thailam also provides good sleep.
One can use sufficient quantity overhead.
BALA (Sida cordifolia)
Sida cordifolia is a known tonic, astringent, emollient, and aphrodisiac. The drug is a major ingredient of several formulations in Ayurveda.
AMALAKI (Emblica officinalis)
Amalaki exhibits strong anti-oxidant, immunomodulatory, anti-inflammatory, anti ulcer, hepatoprotective activities.
MADHUKA (Glycyrrhiza glabra)
This plant has lot of medicinal properties like anti microbial, anti oxidant, anti inflammatory, antitussive, antiviral, antiulcer, hepatoprotective, antiallergic etc.
GULUCHI (Tinospora cordifolia)
It has a wide range of medicinal properties. Studies show that Tinospora has immuno modulator, anti-diabetic, anti toxic, anti arthritic, anti microbial and anti oxidant effects.
KUSHTAM (Saussurea lappa)
It is known for its anti-ulcer, anti convulsant, hepato protective, anti arthritic, anti viral activities.