Karutha Vattu Gulika is an aromatic preparation from traditional Keraleeya Ayurveda practice. The name ‘Karutha Vattu’ indicates the black color and shape of the tablet. It is a potent formula that treats swelling and pain that results from trauma and other inflammatory conditions. It is applied by making it into a paste in a suitable medium. The lepa (poultice) is a potent combination of anti-inflammatory and analgesic herbs, gums and resins.
Features and benefits of Karutha Vattu-
- Naturally soothes inflammation
Karutha Vattu is a cooling and aromatic combination of gums and resins that kick into action immediately upon application. Karutha Vattu Gulika pacifies the heat and burning pain of aggravated Pitta at the affected site. It is useful in stings and bites.
- Relieves pain
It has ingredients like Shallaki and Kanyarasa have distinct analgesic actions. It is beneficial in pain associated with inflammatory joints.
- Draws out deep tissue swelling
Chronic inflammation results in continued oedema and pain in the body. Topical application of Karutha Vattu Gulika helps in drawing out the swelling and relieving congestion.
- Encourages healing
Karutha Vattu Gulika application promotes healthy blood circulation at the site. This in turn encourages healing and tissue repair.
Gum resin of Shallaki has significant anti-inflammatory action. Beneficial in joint pain swelling, pain and stiffness in degenerative conditions.
Kanyasara is the processed juice of Aloe vera. It has clinically established efficacy in healing and tissue repair.