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Gorochanadi Vati

Last updated on: September 8th, 2017

Gorochanadi Vati (Gutika/ tablet) is an Ayurvedic medicine.It is used in fever, asthma, cough, loss of consciousness, sinusitis, delirium, diminished vision, a heaviness of head etc. It is highly efficient and a fast acting drug. It should be taken under the supervision of a good Ayurvedic physician only.

Read Ayurvedic Tablets (Vati or Gulika) - Introduction, how to prepare & preserve

Ingredients of Gorochanadi Vati

  1. Gorochana
  2. Kalankombu (Mriga Shringa)
  3. Rudraksha
  4. Chandana (Shveta candana)
  5. Vacha
  6. Aklari
  7. Ramachchha (Ushira)
  8. Abja (Kamala)
  9. Gandha marjara virya
  10. Naga bhasma
  11. Krishna mriga Shringa
  12. Go Shringa
  13. Varaha Shringa (Varaha danta)
  14. Aja Shringa
  15. Mahisha Shringa
  16. Kiriyat (Kiratatikta)
  17. Ponnu (Svarna) bhasma
  18. Pravala bhasma
  19. Anjana (Srotonjana)
  20. Karpura
  21. Jiraka (Shveta jiraka)
  22. Tumba (Dronapushpi)
  23. Karpasasthi (Karpasa)
  24. Mayura (Apamarga bija)
  25. Lashuna
  26. Putigandha (Chirabilva)
  27. Shunthi
  28. Maricha
  29. Pippali
  30. Munna (Agnimantha)
  31. Karaleka (Ishvari)
  32. Patha
  33. Shankhapushpa (Shankhapushpi)
  34. Nilini (Nili)
  35. Haritaki
  36. Bibhitaka
  37. Amalaki
  38. Jatika (Jatiphala)
  39. Pongara (Tankana) - Shuddha
  40. Mayakka (Mayakku)
  41. Shatapushpa (Shatahva)
  42. Ajaji (Shveta jiraka)
  43. Aryamuttanga (Musta)
  44. Krishna jiraka
  45. Ambaka (Ambara)
  46. Ardraka nira (Ardraka)

(Reference: Vaidyayogaratnavali, Gutikaprakarana: 77)

Dosage

1-2 tablet (125 mg) twice a day

Anupana

Surasa Patra Swarasa (Tulasi leaves juice), Nagavalli Dala Swarasa (betel leaves juice), Ardraka Swarasa (ginger juice)

Indications

  1. Jvara (Fever)
  2. Shwasanaka Jwara (Pneumonia)
  3. Kasa (Cough)
  4. Shwasa (Dyspnoea/Asthma)
  5. Kantha roga (Disorders of Throat)
  6. Sannipata Jwara (High-grade fever due to vitiation of all Dosha)
  7. Smritinasha (Loss of memory)
  8. Shravana Lopa (Impaired hearing)
  9. Drishti Lopa (Defects in eye sight)
  10. Sangya nasha (Loss of consciousness)

Therapeutic Uses

  1. In fever, it may be used along with Amruttotaram Kashayan (20ml + 60ml water) and Mahasudarshan Vati (250mg) twice a day 1 hour before breakfast and dinner.
  2. In pneumonia, it should be used with Dashmoolajeerakadi Kashayam or Nayopayam Kashayam (20ml + 60ml water) and Punarnavadi Mandur (250mg).
  3. In Kasa (cough), it should be used with Dashmoola Haritaki (5gm) and Eladi Vati twice a day.
  4. In dyspnoea and asthma, it should be used with Nayopayam Kashayam (20ml + 60ml water), Shwas Kuthar Ras (125mg) and Prawal Pishti (125mg) twice a day 1 hour before breakfast and dinner with honey or lukewarm water. Dashmoolajeerakarishtam (15ml+ 15ml water) may also be added to these medicines.
  5. In throat infection, it should be used with Eladi Vati or Lavangadi Vati twice a day. Chyavanprash Avaleha (5-10gm) may also be added to these medicines for a better result.
  6. In high-grade fever (Sannipata Jwara), Gorochanadi Vati can be used with Mahasudarshan Ghan Vati (250mg), Kamdudha Ras (125mg), Giloy Satva (125mg) and Amruttotaram Kashayam (20ml + 60ml water) twice a day 1 hour before breakfast and dinner.
  7. In a loss of memory, it should be used with Brahmi Vati (500mg), Manas Mitram Pills (125mg) and Kalyanakam Kashayam (20ml + 60ml water) twice a day 1 hour before breakfast and dinner. Kalyanak Ghritam 10-20gm may be also be taken at night after dinner with anupana of lukewarm water or milk.
  8. In impaired hearing problem, Gorochanadi Vati should be used with Sarivadi Vati (250mg), Yograj Gugul (500mg) twice daily after a meal. Indukantam Ghritam or Kalyanakam Ghritam (10-20gm) once after dinner with an anupana of lukewarm water or milk. Bilwa Tail or Dashmool tail 2 drops can be put in the ears for a better result.
  9. In defects in eyesight or blurred vision, it should be used with Saptamrit Lauh (125mg) and Mahatriphala Ghritam (10gm) twice a day 1 hour before breakfast and dinner.
  10. In the loss of consciousness, it should be used with Brahmi Vati (500mg) and Kalyanaka Kashayam (20ml + 60ml water) twice a day 1 hour before breakfast and dinner. Brihatvat Chintamani Ras or Rasraj Ras (125mg) may also be added.

Side Effects, Pregnancy Safety & Precaution

  • It is a special and fast acting Ayurvedic medicine. It should be used under the supervision of a good Ayurvedic physician.
  • It should not be used in a dry cough.
  • It should be taken with precaution in Pitta associated problems.
  • It contains some dravyas (drugs) of animal origin. (e.g. Gorochana - bile, Shringa - horn)
  • It should be avoided during pregnancy.

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