Language: Sanskrit, Hindi and English
About the book
The Ayurvedic Formulary of India, Part III, First Edition, Bilingual version contains description of 350-classical Ayurvedic formulations. Methods of preparation of different group of formulations like asava, arishta, arka, avleha, kvatha churna, guggulu, ghrita, churna, taila, lepa, vati, anjana, parpati, pishti, bhasma, mandura, rasa and lauha are mentioned in detail with the ingredients. Scientific/ Botanical and English names for single drugs of plant, mineral/metal and animal origin are given in the appendix which will make this book more user friendly for scientists, teachers, students and manufactures of Ayurvedic medicines. Definitions and terminologies used in Ayurvedic pharmacy are also mentioned in detail with authentic references. Purification method of poisonous drugs are given in its appendix to facilitate Ayurvedic drug manufacturing pharmacists. The use of various formulations in different disease conditions are also given. In the end, weights and measurements followed by the references are also given. In general this book will be more user friendly for scientists, research scholars, pharmacists, students and general readers.
The first part of Ayurvedic Formulary in English was published in the year 1978. This was the first attempt of Ayurvedic Pharmacopoeia Committee to compile the information available in scattered form about various Ayurevedic Compouund Formulations in such a way to make it suitable to develop Pharmacopoeial Standard and also to meet the requirements of Drugs and Cosmetics Act. The formulations selected for Ayurvedic Formulary of India were those formulation, which were used by most of the Vaidyas. In second part of Ayurvedic Formulary of India those formulations which are descri
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Book Description Central Council for Research in Ayurveda and Siddha. Book Condition: New. pp. ix + 158 , Illus. (Col.), Maps (Col.). Bookseller Inventory # 8348644