Dropsy


DROPSY


Introduction :

        When the patient has been suffering from liver disorder, swelling becomes on the stomach and water fills in the stomach. This condition is called dropsy. 

Name in different languages:

English      :       Esaitis

Hindi         :       jalodar

Arabic       :       jalodar, badari

Bengali      :       jalodar

Gujrati        :       jalodar

Kannada    :       jalodar, auddu, saubal

Malayalam :       mahodaram

Marathi      :       jalodar

Oriya         :       jalodudari

Panjabi      :       lodar

Tamil         :       peruvaru mahodharam

Telugu       :       jalodaranu

Causes:

        Dropsy is generated by different causes as – taking excessive ghee, drinking cold water after vomiting, the diseases of spleen, kidney, heart, throat, cancer, blood vessels and cachexia, and tuberculous.     

Symptom:

        Increasing peptic of the stomach, coming out the navel, increasing waist, feeling wave of water, stomachache, bloating front part of the stomach, restless, the swelling of the foot, breathing problems, increasing heart beat (pulsation), aneurysm, thrombosis, scanty urine, being heaviness in the stomach, over eating, being weakness in the body, feeling thirst, dropsy is caused by drinking cold water that becomes round shape and smooth on front of the navel,  feeling sadness and trembling of the body etc. symptoms appear in this disease. 

Diet and abstinence:

        The patient should take light food that digests easily, food that enhances digestion, cooked one year old red rice, the breads of flour with chaff, the pulse of kidney bean, radish, cooked vegetables of gram flour, spinach, cooked vegetables of white hogweed, dry fruits, boiled barley water, bean, bitter-gourd, red horse radish, kachchu, turnip, neem, Indian penny wort, brahmi shak, cooked vegetables of spinach, brinjal, acrid food, whey without butter, sespadula, horse radish, ginger,  the soup of forest animal and bird, the milk and urine of buffalo, cow, she goat and she camel, milk, sago, small radish, telugo potato, sycamore, ararot, fine bread, etc. in this disease.

        If the patient has been suffering from dropsy, he should not take the substance of piththi (like a kachaudi, sandwich, magaudi, etc.), the flesh of the animal and bird of the country that is near by sea, soaked pulse in water, heaviness food, sesame, green vegetables of leaves, a food that is destroyed nourishing food of the body, exercise, walking, salt, the substance that is generating warmth and burning sensation, salty food, pickle, tamarind, a powder of sour things (khatai), fried food and juicy food, mixture (bhujiya) fish, new corn, smoke, etc. taking sunlight and excessive water are harmful in dropsy.  All theses work should not be done because these works enhance dropsy.

Treatment by different medicines : 

1. Black hellebore:  Take about half to one gram powder of black hellebore with honey in the morning and evening to get benefit in dropsy. Note- Taking over quantity of black hellebore is harmful because weakness can be in the heart by it consequently; heart also stops its work.

2. Hogweed:

  • Boil hogweed, prickly chalf flower, ceylen leadwort and dry ginger together to make a decoction and take, it increases the work of heart and it also reduces dropsy.
  • Take the cooked vegetables of hogweed to get benefit in dropsy.
  • Take 10 to 20 ml juice of hogweed’s leaves or 5 to 10 ml juice of its root with dry ginger in the morning and evening and grind its leaves to make the paste then apply on the stomach. It provides relief from stomachache that is caused by dropsy. Mix helle-bore kell, chiretta and dry ginger together and take; it provides benefit to end heart disorder.

3. Indian birthwort: Taking about half to two grams powder of Indian birthwort with honey in the morning and evening is useful to reduce dropsy.

4. Jyotishmti: Mix a little quantity of toasted asafetida, impure carbonate of potash and 10 to 15 ml drops of jyotishmti oil in milk and take it in the morning and evening to get relief in dropsy.

5. Costus root:

  • Take ¼ to 2 grams costus root with cardamom in the morning and evening, it normalizes digestive system and ends heart weakness and excess urination.
  • Grind costus root with rose water and apply it on the hands, the feet and the stomach, it removes swelling.

6. Pricking poppy: Mix 1 to 2 ml milk of pricking poppy in the milk of cow or she buffalo and take, it provides benefit in dropsy.  

7. Nitre: Boil about ¼ to 1 gram nitre, hogweed, black kelle bore and dry ginger to make the decoction and take, it provides relief in dropsy.

8. Himalayan Cedar:

  • Grind 5 grams of an equal quantity of Himalayan cedar, the bark of drum stick plant, prickly chalf flower with cow’s urine and take it in the morning everyday resulting the accumulation of fluid comes out from the stomach with discharging urine and the body becomes fresh.
  • Mix Himalayan cedar, drum stick plant and the juice of lemon (bijora lemon) in the urine of cow and take, it reduces increasing liver, dropsy and cures the diseases of worm.

9. Acacia: Boil the bark of acacia tree with water properly and filter it after cooling. Pour this water into another pot and boil it again to make thick paste and then mix whey in it after cooling. Drinking this mixture provides relief in dropsy. Note- Only whey should be taken during this process.

10. Savy: Grind savy and dry ginger with cow’s urine and take, it cures the diseases of stomach.

11. Indian bedeliyan: Take Indian bediliyan with jaggery three and four times in a day according to dose, it provides benefit in dropsy.

12. Long zedoary: Taking 10 to 20 ml juice of long zedoary’s leaves in the morning and evening provides benefit in dropsy.

13. Renuka: Take about half to one gram of renuka in the morning and evening to get benefit in the condition of the spleen and liver enlargement.

14. Wild eggs plant: Grind the roots of wild eggs plant to make fine powder and boil it to make the decoction. After that, take 20 to 40 ml of this decoction in the morning and evening after mixing honey in it to get benefit in dropsy.

15. Megrin:

  • Grind 2 to 3 grams bark of the roots of megrin to make the powder and take, it ends the accumulation of fluid in the stomach. Consequently, stomach becomes clear.
  • Grind equal quantity of the roots of megrin, the roots of shankhpushpi, dantmul, the root of neel together to make the powder and mix 6 grams this powder in 40 ml cow’s urine after grinding it with water. Taking it provides benefit in dropsy.

16. Horse radish:

  • Take 4 to 8 grams the fresh bark of horse radish with rock salt and asafetida to get benefit in dropsy.
  • Grind the bark of horse radish with cow urine to make the paste and apply it on the stomach, it make clean the stomach.

17. Coal: Take 6 grams white ash of coal according to dose in the morning and evening daily to reduce dropsy.

18. Red chilly: Grind 20 grams leaves of red chilly and 10 pieces of black pepper together and boil it in water to make the decoction. Mix rock salt and salammoniac in it after cooling it and take, it provides benefit in dropsy.

19. Five leved chest: Give 10 to 20 ml juice of five leved chest leaves to the patient in the morning and evening to get benefit. Grind the leaves of five leved chest, Indian beech, neem and thorn apple to make the paste and then apply it on the stomach after cooling it to get benefit in dropsy.

20. Ankot: Take about ¼ gram of the bark of ankot root and nitrate of potash two and three times in a day, it makes clear the stomach by coming urine.

21. Coach Grass:

  • Take 10 ml juice of coach grass according to dose in the morning and evening to get benefit.
  • If the patient has been suffering from dropsy, give the juice of coach grass to him.

22. Small baliospermum montanum: The urine comes properly by taking 1 to 3 grams baliospermum montanum with whey and it provides benefit in dropsy, the diseases of heart and also reduces increasing liver.

23. Colocynth:

  • Take 1 to 3 grams powder of colocynth’s root with dry ginger and jaggery in the morning and evening to get relief. Note: excessively using it is harmful because it changes into poison.
  • Taking colocynth provides benefit in dropsy that is caused by increasing liver.
  • Mix sambhar namak in the powder of colocynth’s roots and take, it reduces dropsy.

24. Neel: Take ¼ to 100 grams roots of neel according to dosage in the morning and evening to reduce dropsy by clearing stomach.

25. Dopati lata: Take 5 to 10 ml juice of dopati lata leaves in the morning and evening consequently, it brings out accumulated water from the stomach by urine and reduces dropsy.

26. The prickly chaff flower: Boil 5 to 10 grams roots of the prickly chaff flower to make the decoction and take 15 to 50 ml of it with liquorices and land caltrops in the morning and evening daily to reduce dropsy.

27. Cymbidium tessalloides: Eating ½ to 2 grams fruits of cymbidium tessalloides (banjhi) is beneficial to get relief in dropsy.

28. Bristly luffa: Taking filtered powder (fant) of bristly luffa or 10 to 20 drops of its mother tincture in the morning and evening is useful to reduce the increasing of the liver and spleen. It also cures the diseases relating to hair. Urine increases, and the body becomes clean by using it. It gives power to the body.    

29. Kukar vanda: Take 10 ml juice of kukur vanda with iron ash in the morning and evening to reduce dropsy that is caused by kidney disorder.

30. Indian gambeoge tree: Give one grams gum of Indian gambeoge tree to the patient to reduce dropsy by coming out stool and urine. Note- It should not be excessively taken because the patient can die.

31. Musli: Take musli in the morning and evening to reduce dropsy and swelling. 

32. Banana: Taking 20 to 40 ml juice of banana is useful to get relief in dropsy.

33. The negro coffee:  

  • Taking 5 to 10 ml juice of the negro coffee’s root in the morning and evening is useful to get relief in dropsy.
  • Grind 10 grams roots of the negro coffee with lemon juice to make the paste and apply this paste on the stomach to get benefit. Taking 2 grams its powder with whey and using this treatment two times in day is useful to reduce dropsy.

34. Bitter-gourd:

  • Take 350 to 700 ml juice of the leaves of bitter-gourd in the morning and evening daily to get benefit in dropsy.
  • Mix a little quantity of honey in 20 ml juice of bitter-gourd and take; it reduces dropsy by clearing stomach.
  • Taking 50 ml juice of bitter-gourd is useful to get relief in dropsy.
  • Grind bid myrabalan chebulie in 10 to 15 ml juice of bitter-gourd and take, it provides benefit in dropsy.
  • Mix Honey in 10 to 15 ml juice of bitter-gourd and take, it provides benefit in dropsy.
  • Mix 25 ml juice of bitter-gourd in half cup of water and take thrice a day, it provides benefit in dropsy.

35. Wild ribbed luffa (ban jhimani): Take 10 to 20 ml mother tincture of wild ribbed luffa’s panchang (roots, stem, leaf, fruit and pod) in the morning and evening daily to reduce dropsy that is caused by the diseases of liver.

36. Mankand:  Grind the dry fruit of mankand to make the powder and cook it with rice and filter it. Take 10 to 20 grams this preparation according to dose consequently; accumulated water comes out from the stomach by urine. 

37. Official peony: Take 1 to 3 grams powder of official peony’s roots in the morning and evening to get benefit.

38. Sakamuniya: Take about half to one gram of sukamuniya’s gum, the accumulation of water comes out from the stomach through urine by using it.

39. Addol: Taking one gram powder of addol is useful to reduce dropsy by clearing stomach.

40. Kayali:

  • Take the root of koyali with other medicine that makes cleans the stomach and reduces dropsy and increasing spleen.
  • Boil the roots of koyali and cissampelos-pareira (patha) and take it consequently, the accumulation of water comes out from the stomach through urine. It also reduces dropsy.

41. Ajhade: Taking about ¼ gram powder of ajhade is useful to cure this disease by reducing the swelling of dropsy.

42. Onga: Mix the juice of onga and white ghughachi and take, it provides benefit in dropsy.

43. Avakhar: Mix avakhar, trikuta (black peppers, long pepper and dry ginger) and rock salt in whey and take, it reduces dropsy.

44. Mudar:

  • Grind 200 leaves of green mudar, 14 grams turmeric and kidney bean together and make small tablets from it and take 4 tablets with fresh water everyday, it reduces dropsy. 
  • Mix 20 grams powder of turmeric in 1 litre juice of mudar leaves and boil it on low flame until it became ready to make tablets, put down it on the low flame and make small tablets from it like a gram. Taking 2 tablets of it with aniseed reduces dropsy.
  • Grind 250 grams green leaves of mudar and 20 grams turmeric together with water and make the tablets like the shape of the pulse of kidney bean. After that, take four tablets with fresh water in the first day and second day take 5 to 6 tablets. If the patient feels relief, he should increase and decrease the quantity of tablets. It provides relief to the patient. The patient should take milk, sago and juice of barley in meal.
  • Grind 8 to 10 leaves of mudar with rock salt together and keep in soil pot then burn it to make the ash. After that, take ¼ gram of this ash with whey in the morning, noon and evening to reduce dropsy and enlarged spleen consequently; all the organ of the stomach becomes original shape.

45. Carissa carandas: The patient should take 10 ml juice of carissa carandas leaves in the first day and again day increase 10-10 ml of it till 100 gram. After that, use this treatment for one month continuously to get relief in stomachache.  

46. Konch:

  • Grind the roots of konch to make the paste and apply it on the wrist to get relief in stomachache.
  • Take the cooling juice of soft and tender leaves of konch to get benefit in dropsy.

47. Onion: Take onion daily to get benefit in the diseases of fever, dropsy, catarrh and chronic cough. 

48. Sespadula: Make the decoction of sweet sespadula roots and take; it provides benefit in dropsy.

49. Pellitory: Taking the powder of pellitory in the morning and evening is useful to get relief in dropsy.

50. Arkamul: Make the decoction of 2 to 8 ml juice of arkamul leaves and take about 3 to 50 grams it to reduce dropsy. 

51. Palmyra palm: Urine comes properly by taking the juice of the bunch of palmyra palm’s flowers.

52. Indian nard: Grind Indian nard and rock salt in vinegar to make the paste and apply it on the navel to reduce dropsy.

53. Gram:

  • Boil 40 grams in 250 ml water until remain half part of water. Taking it after cooling it is useful to reduce dropsy.
  • Soak 50 grams pulse of gram in milk hedge milk and dry it. This process should be repeated for 3 times. Taking 2 seeds from this gram pulse regularly for some days reduces dropsy. 
  • Boil 25 grams gram in 250 ml water until remain half part of water then filter it and take it thrice a day for 21 days regularly to reduce dropsy. 

54. Fenugreek seeds: Take cooked vegetables of fenugreek seeds or drink water of fenugreek after soaking it in water, it provides benefits in dropsy.

55. Carrot:  

  • Taking carrot juice and whey with sweet melon is useful to get relief in dropsy.
  • Take carrot juice with honey, it provides benefit in dropsy.

56. Cocoanut:  Give cocoanut water to the patient according to his wish to reduce dropsy.

57. Mango:

  • Eating 2 pieces of mango in the morning, noon and evening daily is useful to get relief in dropsy.
  • Suck juicy of mango (beeju aam), it provides relief in dropsy.
  • Eat mango two and three times, it provides benefit in dropsy.

58. Long leved barlaria:

  • Put 25 grams root of long leved barlaria and 250 ml water in the pot after that close mouth of this pot and boil it for 15 minute then filter it. After that, put down this pot on the low flame. Drinking 50 ml of this water one to three times in a day is useful to reduce dropsy.  
  • Soak the leaves of long leved barlaria in water overnight. Early in the morning, boil it to make the decoction and take this decoction, it reduces dropsy.

59. Night shade:

  • Take cooked vegetables of night shade’s leaves, it provides benefit in dropsy.
  • Taking the juice of night shade’s panchang (root, stem, leaf, fruit and flower) one and two times in a day is useful to reduce dropsy.

60. Hogweed:

  • Make the powder or solution of it and mix nitre in it and take, it provides relief in dropsy.
  • Cook the vegetables of hogweed and take it with bread to reduce dropsy.
  • Grind the panchang of hogweed (root, stem, leaf, fruit and flower) with water to make the paste and apply it on stomach, it reduces dropsy.
  • Taking 14 or 28 ml juice of hogweed twice a day is useful to reduce dropsy.
  • Mix nitre in 40 to 60 grams powder of hogweed or its solution and take, it reduces dropsy.

61. Turk turban moon: Cook turk turban moon in whey and take, it reduces dropsy slowly.

62. Vinegar: Taking vinegar is useful to reduce dropsy.

63. Albizzia lebbeck benth:

  • Make the decoction of albizzia lebbeck benth’s bark and take; it removes the swelling of stomach that is caused by dropsy.
  • Grind the bark of albizzia lebbeck benth to make the thick powder and boil 5 spoon of this powder in water after that filter it. Give it to the patient to take in the morning and evening. It will be provided benefit in dropsy.  

64. Radish:

  • Taking the juice of radish is useful to reduce dropsy.
  • Taking unripe radish or cooked vegetables of radish reduces dropsy.
  • Take 60 ml juice of radish in the morning, it will provide benefit in dropsy. 

65. Honey:

  • Boil 20 ml honey in 40 ml water and take, it provides benefit in dropsy.
  • Mix honey in the powder of pipal and take it with whey, it will provide benefit in dropsy.

66. Castor: Mix castor oil with east Indian globe tristle and take it. It will provide relief in dropsy.

67. Milk hedge: Mix myrabalan chebulie, pipal and turpeth root in the milk of milk hedge and take it after soaking it in water to reduce dropsy, gastric and the swelling of the stomach.

68. Indian gooseberry:

  • Taking the juice of Indian gooseberry and cassia angustifolia provides relief in dropsy.
  • Toast Indian gooseberry and boil it in water to make the decoction. Urine comes properly by taking it consequently, reduces dropsy.

69. Cow urine: Mix 20 ml castor oil in 250 ml cow urine and take, it provides benefit in dropsy.

70. The urine of cow’s calf: Take the urine of cow’s calf for 15 days continuously to get benefit in dropsy.

71. Tamarind: Grind the seeds of tamarind to make the paste and apply it on the stomach to get benefit in dropsy.

72. Horse gram: Take the cooked pulse of horse gram or its water after soaking it in water to get relief in dropsy.

73. Kasalu: Take 10 grams fruit of kasalu with whey to remove the swelling of stomach.

74. Ker: Grind ker root in water to make the paste. After that, take 6 grams powder of ker’s root and apply its paste on the stomach to reduce dropsy within 14 to 15 days.  

75. Dry ginger:

  • Take the powder of dry ginger and nagadon to reduce dropsy.
  • Mix the equal quantity of dry ginger, black pepper, small pipal, impure carbonate of potash and rock salt and grind it to make the powder and take it with whey to get benefit in dropsy.

76. Leea hirta: Grind leea hirta and asafetida to make the powder and take, it reduces dropsy.

77. Kelle bore: Taking the decoction of kelle bore is useful to reduce dropsy.

78. Rock salt:

  • Grind the equal quantity of rock salt and Indian mustard to make the powder. After that, take 6 grams this powder with cow’s urine to get benefit in dropsy.
  • Mix rock salt, bishops weed seed, black pepper, cumin seed and small pepper in whey and take, it ends increasing phlegm. 
  • Grind the equal quantity of rock salt, small pepper and ceylen leadwort to make the powder. After that, take it with the juice of Indian gooseberry, drum stick plant and myrabalan chebulie or this decoction, it reduces increasing spleen.

79. Aloe vera: Mix the powder of turmeric in the juice of aloe vera and take; it cures the diseases of spleen and indigestion.  

80. Brinjal: Cleave one pieces of brinjal and divide into two parts after that put cold salammoniac in the middle of its part and put it in the open place in night. Early in the morning, extract the juice of it and put 4 to 5 drop of it in puffed of sugar cake (spherical sugar cake) and give it to the patient consequently, it reduces dropsy by coming excessive urine.

81. Garlic:

  • Mix 10 to 30 ml juice of garlic in milk and take, it reduces dropsy by coming urine.
  • Mix 2 to 3 grams powder of garlic in ghee and take it in the morning and evening, it gives power to the heart and also reduces dropsy.
  • Put one spoon juice of garlic in 250 ml water and take it for some days. It absorbs accumulated water and reduce dropsy.
  • If water having gathered in the stomach, mix half spoon juice of garlic in 125 ml water and take it for some days daily, it cures this disease.
  • Mix 10 to 12 ml juice of garlic in milk or mix 2 to 3 grams its powder in ghee and take it in the morning and evening, it provides power to the heart and accumulated water comes out from the stomach with urine.
  • Mix one spoon juice of garlic in 125 ml water and take it according to dose thrice a day to reduce dropsy.

82. Tumbi: Soak bitter tumbi in water overnight. Early in the morning, take it in empty stomach for one week to get relief in dropsy.

83. Green leaves of aakhada: Grind 125 grams green leaves of aakhada and 5 grams turmeric with water and make small tablets from it and take one tablet in first day and two tablets in second day. In this way, take one-one extra tablet for a week. It is beneficial to reduce dropsy.

84. Pipal:

  • Mix equal quantity of about one gram ground powder of pipal, rock salt and black pepper together and take it with 250 ml whey to reduce the swelling of stomach (dropsy).
  • Grind fruit of pipal to make the powder and mix 3 grams in 250 ml honey and take it with milk according to dose twice a day to reduce dropsy.

85. Turnip: Take cooked vegetables of turnip and unripe onion to get benefit in dropsy.

86. Water melon: Urine comes properly by eating water melon. It reduces dropsy.

87. Small pepper: Mix powder of small pepper and rock salt in whey and take, it removes pain that caused by gas.

88. Sugar: Mix sugar and black pepper in whey and take, it provides benefit in bile disorder.

89. Milk:

  • Cook the medicines of panchmul in milk and take, it provides relief in increasing bile.
  • Take the milk of cow and she goat thrice a day for two and three months to get benefit in dropsy.

90. Neem: Boil the bark of neem root in water and take this water, it will provide benefit in dropsy.

91. Barley:  Taking boiled barley water reduces the swelling of stomach (dropsy).

92. Whey:

  • Grind dry ginger, black pepper and pipal together to make the powder. Put ¼ gram of this powder and one gram rock salt in whey and take, it reduces dropsy.
  • Taking the powder of ceylen leadwort with whey reduces dropsy.

93. Bitumen: Mix pure bitumen in cow urine and take, it provides benefit in every type stomachache and dropsy.

94. Spinach: Cook the vegetables of spinach and take, it will provide benefit in dropsy.

95. Sespadula:

  • Taking 2 spoons juice of sespadula’s green leaves according to dose provides relief in dropsy.
  • Eat cooked vegetables of sespadula to reduce the swelling of the stomach (dropsy).

96. Impure carbonate of potash: Mix the powder of impure carbonate of potash, trikuta (black peppers, long pepper and dry ginger) and rock salt together and take it with whey to get benefit in dropsy.

97. Myrabalan chebulie: Boil equal quantity of myrabalan chebulie, dry ginger, Himalayan cedar, hogweed and tinospora in water to make the decoction. Mix pure Indian bedeliyan and cow’s urine in it and take, it reduces dropsy.

98. The urine of she camel and nanny goat: Take the urine of she camel and she goat to reduce the swelling of stomach (dropsy).

99. Staff tree: Take staff tree oil to get benefit in all the type of stomachache.

100. Murdashankh:  Grind murdashankh and nut-grass to make the powder and boil this powder in water to make the decoction. Taking it reduces dropsy and the diseases of the stomach.    

101. Oval leaved rose way: Grind 4 grams oval leaved rose way, 4 grams borax, 4 grams asafetida, 4 grams shankh bhasm and 6 grams pipal in cow urine and take; it cures all the diseases of stomach.

102. Indian squall: Mix one gram powder of Indian squall’s root in decoction of hogweed and take it in the morning and evening. It will provide benefit in dropsy.  

103. Milk Hedge: If the patient has been suffering from dropsy, give the juice of milk hedge’s panachang (root, stem, leaf, fruit and flower) to him to get relief in dropsy.

104. Gadahapurana: Take about ¼ ml juice of gadahapurana’s root in the morning and evening in a day to get relief in dropsy.

105. Ginger: Take 5 to 10 ml juice of ginger in the morning and evening everyday to get benefit in dropsy.

106. Malabar nut: If the patient has been suffering from dropsy or when the body becomes white, give 10 to 20 ml juice of malabar nut’s leaves to him two and three times in day to reduce dropsy by the increasing of urine.

107. Bishops weed seed:

  • Soak about 200 grams bishops weed seed in cow’s urine and dry it. After that, a little quantity of it with cow’s milk to reduce dropsy.
  • Take bishops weed seed with water to stop the sound of bubble of the stomach and sour belching.
  • Grind bishops weed seed to make the fine powder and mix asafetida in it to make the paste. After that, apply it on the stomach to get benefit in dropsy and flatulence
  • Mix equal quantity of bishops weed seed, rock salt, cumin seed, ceylen leadwort and juniper berry and take it with whey to cure flatulence.
  • Grind 10 grams equal quantity of bishops weed seed, juniper berry, triphala (mix the powder of Indian Gooseberry, myrabalan chebulie and beleric myrobalan), black cumin seed, long pepper, sweet basil, zedoary, soya, sweet flag, cumin seed, trikuta (black peppers, long pepper and dry ginger) , chok, ceylen leadwort, impure carbonate of potash, sajji, orissa root , costus root, panchon namak and babreng, 30 grams baliospermum montanum, 20 grams turpeth root, 20 grams colocynth and 40 satala all together to make the fine powder. After that, take this powder to cure all the diseases of stomach as- indigestion, constipation, tumor, gastric, dysentery, fever and all the diseases of poisons. Take 3 to 4 grams this powder in these diseases as- take it with whey in stomach diseases, with curd in stool diseases, with the decoction of Indian plum in the diseases of tumor, with lukewarm water in the disease of indigestion and anah and with pomegranate in the piles.  

108. Colocynth: Bring out pulp and seeds from the fruit of colocynth and make it as bowl after then fill milk in it and put it in the whole night. In the morning, mix a little quantity of sugar in this milk and give it to the patient to reduce dropsy. Give the pulp and the decoction of its root to the patient to get benefit. Note – Its activity is fast.  

109. Mustard oil:

  • Take 5 to 10 ml juice of pricking poppy’s panchang (root, stem, leaf, fruit and flower) three and four times in day to reduce dropsy by coming out accumulated water from the stomach through urine.
  • Mix 2 to 3 grams rock salt and 4 to 5 ml drops of mustard oil and take, it provides benefit in dropsy.

110. Pine apple: Mix the powder of beleric myrobalan and small myrabalan chebulie in the decoction of pine apple’s leaves and take, it provides relief in dropsy by clearing the stomach consequently, accumulated water comes out from the stomach with urine.

111. Telebide alu ritis: Take 1.5 to 3 grams powder of telebide alu ritis root two times in day to get benefit in dropsy by curing liver activity.

112. Beel: If the patient has been suffering from dropsy, mix 1 or 1.5 grams powder of small pippali in 25-50 ml juice of beel’s leaves and give it to him, it reduces dropsy.