MAHA YOGRAJ GUGGLU
Mahayograj Gugglu is a very famous and versatile Ayurvedic medicine in tablet form. The tablet has Guggulu (commiphora mukul) as its one of the major ingredient. Useful in a number of diseases, It has potent rejuvenative action. It should always be taken under strict medical supervision.
Mahayogaraj Guggul benefits:
Traditionally ayurvedic treatment for joints utilize this drug the most. Widely prescribed in gouty arthritis, skin diseases, sprue, piles, Diabetes, bloating etc.
Indication and benefits –
It is indicated in all Vata imbalance disorders.
It is used in painful & inflamed gouty arthritis( high Uric Acid), abdominal tumors, distention, bloating, fibroids, and as rejuvenator.
It is especially indicated in Rheumatoid arthritis, intestinal worm infestation, ascites and splenomegaly.
Mahayograj Gugglu is especially indicated in hemorrhoids, urinary tract diseases, skin diseases, malabsorption syndrome, chronic respiratory diseases, fistula, chest congestion, epilepsy, asthma, cough, anorexia and male and female infertility treatment.
Effect on Tridosha – Calms all the three Doshas – Vata, Pitta and Kapha.
Mahayograja Guggulu dosage:
1 – 2 tablets 2 – 3 times a day, before or after food or as directed by Ayurvedic doctor.
Based on the target disease, special co drinks are explained for mahayogaraja guggulu.
For Vata diseases like arthritis it is usually co prescribed with Rasnadi Kashayam or decoction of rasana(Pluchea lanceolata) as rasna has cox-2 inhibitor like action.
For Pitta imbalance diseases, it is administered with decoction of Kakolyadi group of herbs.
For treating kapha imbalance, ekangvir is generally given with Aragwadhadi kashayam
in treatment with Diabetes, doctor use it alongwith kashayam of Berberis aristata- Daruharidra.
For treating anemia, it is administered along with cow’s urine.
For treating obesity, it is administered along with honey.
For treating skin diseases, it is given along with Azadirachta indica(Neem) decoction
For treating gout, it is given with Tinospora cordifolia(Giloya)
while treating inflammation & pain, it is given with decoction of Piper longum(long pepper).
IN rat bite Ayurvedic treatment, it is given with decoction of Stereospermum suaveolens(Patala)
For treating eye diseases, it is given along with Triphala kashayam
In ayurvedic treatment for ascitis, it is given along with Punarnavadi kashayam(decoction).
Mahayograj Gugglu Side Effects:
There are no known side effects with this medicine.
This medicine is manufactured with herbal-processed heavy metal ingredients within the limits defined in traditional Ayurvedic text books. Hence it should only be taken under strict medical supervision.
Self medication with this medicine is discouraged.
Very high dose than prescribed may lead to stomach irritation.
Mahayograj Gugglu Ingredients:
Ginger – 3 g
piper longhum- Long pepper – 3 g
Piper cubeba – Chavya –– 3 g
Pippalimoola – Long pepper root – 3 g
Asa foetia – Hingu –– 3 g
Plumbago zeylanica – Chitraka –– 3 g
Trachyspermum roxburghianum -Ajamoda –– 3 g
Mustard seeds- Sarshapa – 3 g
Cuminum cyminum – Shwetajeeraka –3 g
Carum carvi – Krishnajeeraka –3 g
Vitex agnus-castus – Renuka – 3 g
Holarrhena antidysenterica – Indrayava –3 g
Cyclea peltata / Cissampelos pariera – Patha –3 g
Embelia ribes – Vidanga –3 g
Piper chaba – Gajapippali –3 g
Picrorrihiza kurroa – Katuka –3 g
Aconitum heterophyllum – Ativisha –3 g
Clerodendron serratum – Bharngi –3 g
Acorus calamus – Vacha –3 g
Marsdenia tenacissima – Murva – 3 g
Triphala – Haritaki – Terminalia chebula, Vibhitaki – Terminalia bellirica, Amla – Emblica officinalis 40 g each
Shuddha guggulu – Purified resin of Commiphora mukul 180 g
Abhraka Bhasma – 48 g
Vanga Bhasma – 48 g
Rasasindhura – 48 g
Roupya Bhasma(silver Bhasma) – 48 g
Naga Bhasma – 48 g
Loha Bhasma – 48 g
Mandura Bhasma(rich in Iron) – 48 g
Mahayograj Gugglu reference:
Sharangdhara Samhita madhyamakhanda 7/56-69
Mahayograj Guggulu DS tablet is the same medicine in double strength. Dose is usually 1 tablet 2 times a day after food.