Patoladi, aka: Patola-adi, Paṭolādi; 1 Definition(s)

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In Hinduism

Ayurveda (science of life)

[Patoladi in Ayurveda glossaries]

The drugs known as

  1. Patola,
  2. Chandana,
  3. Kuchandana,
  4. Murvā,
  5. Guduchi,
  6. Pāthā,
  7. and Katurohini

form the group known as the Patolādi Gana.

The group is a febrifuge and anti-toxic, and its therapeutic action consists in destroying the action of the deranged Pittam and Kapham. It restores the natural relish of the patient for food, removes vomiting, and proves beneficial in ulcers, and itching erythematous eruptions.

(Source): archive.org: Sushruta samhita, Volume I
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Āyurveda (आयुर्वेद, ayurveda) is a branch of Indian science dealing with medicine, herbalism, taxology, anatomy, surgery, alchemy and related topics. Traditional practice of Āyurveda in ancient India dates back to at least the first millenium BC. Literature is commonly written in Sanskrit using various poetic metres.

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