Terminalia Chebula


TERMINALIA CHEBULA

(HARRE*)


It is a ayourvedic medicines that is useful to cure different types of disease.Useful in different diseases:

1. Constipation: Taking terminalia chebula like one jam with milk at night helps in evacuation clearly.

2. Vomiting: Taking ground terminalia chebula with milk is useful to prevent vomiting.

3. Piles: Taking half spoon powder of terminalia chebula with lukewarm water is useful to cure flatulence piles.

4. Dysentery: Fry small terminalia chebula and asafoetida with ghee there after mix sugar candy in it. After that, take this mixture with lukewarm water regularly prevents dysentery.

5. Indigestion: Taking 3 grams powder of terminalia chebula with honey, sugar candy and currants is useful to end indigestion.

6. Stye: Grind terminalia chebula with water and coat it on stye, it provides relief.

7.  Pyorrhoea: Make the powder by grinding terminalia chebula and store it. Pyorrhea is cured by rubbing this powder on the teeth and gums.

8. Dryness of the tongue and mouth: Take 3-6 grams powder of terminalia chebula with honey twice a day regularly; it ends dryness of the tongue and mouth.

9. Amoebic dysentery (Loose motions): Fry 4-5 terminalia chebula with pure ghee. Amoebic dysentery is prevented by taking it with sugar candy twice a day.

10. Piles: Take 2-4 grams powder of terminalia chebula with jaggery twice a day regularly, it eliminates constipation and cures piles.

11. Inflammation of the pharynx: Mix 3-6 grams powder of terminalia chebula with sugar candy and take it with milk, it provides relief in inflammation of the pharynx.

12. Spleen enlargement:

  • Taking about 2-4 grams powder of terminalia chebula with sugar is useful to reduce the enlargement of the spleen.
  • Take 3-6 grams sarfonka root with terminalia chebula, it prevents the enlargement of the spleen and liver.

13.  Skin diseases: Make the fine powder by grinding small terminalia chebula and mix coconut oil or goat milk in it. Eczema is cured by applying it on the affected part.

14. Accept- deny:

  • If the patient feels burning sensation in the body and he wants to pour water on the hand and feet and live in the cold atmosphere. It should be considered that the patient has been suffering from the disease caused by pitta. In this condition, you should give 3-6 grams powder of terminalia chebula with sugar candy’s milk (the milk that is mixed with sugar candy) to him to remove above symptoms.
  • If the patient has been feeling like take comfort, over thirst titillation, wish of stroke and tiredness, mix about 3-6 grams powder of terminalia chebula with rock salt. After that, give this preparation with ghee to him regularly. It provides relief to the patient.
  • If patient has been feeling like heavy stomach (without eating), sleeping, excessive heavy body and sweet mouth, it should be considered that the patient has been suffering from the disease caused by kapha. In the condition, mix about 3-6 grams powder of terminalia chebula with rock salt (according to taste) and give it to him with lukewarm. It is useful to end above symptom.

15. Scrofula: Taking 3-6 grams terminalia chebula with juice or jaggery of sugarcane twice a day is useful to get relief in the throat diseases.