Ayurveda Perspective of Rasamanikya and its Role in Skin Disorders: A Review
Rasamanikya is drug used commonly in Ayurveda practice for various therapeutic purposes. Rasamanikya made out of Shuddha Haratala and due to the Manikya (Ruby) colour of formulation it is termed as Rasamanikya. Rasamanikya can be prepared by classical Abhraka Patra method and Sharava Samputa method, etc. It is recommended for the management of Kustha Roga, Shwasa, Phirana Roga, Vicharchika, Bhaganadara and Vatarakta. The classical descriptions on Rasamanikya establish it as drug of choice for skin related health ailments due to its Ayurveda properties and health benefits. Therefore present article reviewed Ayurveda perspective of Rasamanikya and its role in skin disorders.
Keywords: Ayurveda, Rasamanikya, Skin, Disorders, Kustha Roga
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