Nirgundyadi Thailam is a medicated oil described in the Ayurvedic classical text book ‘Sarvaroga Chikitsa Ratnam’.
This medicated oil is a combination of several herbs like Nirgundi(Vitex negundo), Bala (Sida cordifolia),Guloochi (Tinospora cordifolia), Aswagandha (Withania somnifera)etc in a base of coconut oil.
Nirgundyadi Thailam is prescribed as external medicine for the application over the head.
Quantity sufficient, based on the region of application.
Sida cordifolia is a known tonic, astringent, emollient, and aphrodisiac. The drug is a major ingredient of several formulations in Ayurveda.
MADHUKA (Glycyrrhiza glabra)
This plant has lot of medicinal properties like anti microbial, anti oxidant, anti inflammatory, antitussive, antiviral, antiulcer, hepatoprotective, antiallergic etc.
It possess qualities like anti-spasmodic, anti-inflammatory, anti-diabetic, diuretic, anti-ulcer, neuroleptic activity 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.
KARASKARA (Strychnos nux-vomica)
The plant shows analgesic, anti-inflammatory, antitumour, antimicrobial effects.
JATAMANSI (Nardostachys jatamansi)
Jatamansi possess tranquillizing activity, hypotensive, anti convulsant, neuro protective, anti ischemic properties.
It is known for its anti-ulcer, anti convulsant, hepato protective, anti arthritic, anti viral activities.
ASWAGANDHA (Withania somnifera)
The pharmacological activities of Aswagandha include antimicrobial, anti-cancer, immunomodulatory, neuroprotective, stress relieving activities.
RASNA (Alpinia Galanga)
The plant has stimulant, carminative, aphrodisiac and anti inflammatory properties. Rhizome is the part used.
NIRGUNDI ( Vitex negundo)
The plant shows anti-inflammatory, anti- rheumatic, hepatoprotective, anti allergic, anti convulsant properties.