Zandu Abhrak Bhasma
Zandu Abhrak Bhasma is an Ayurvedic medicine, prepared from Mica. It is used in Ayurvedic treatment of asthma, urinary disorders, skin diseases etc. This medicine should only be taken strictly under medical supervision.
Ingredients: Shuddha Abhraka - Purified Mica – 100 g.
Purified Mica is triturated with various herbal water decoctions and juice extracts, made into thin disc shaped cakes, and subjected to 800 – 900 degree celcius heat. The process is repeated for several times. The end product will be a very fie powder.
Uses: It is used in the treatment of digestive impairment, Malabsorption syndrome, Disease due to Kapha Dosha, Asthma, bronchitis, Fever, Bleeding disorders, Cough, Cold, Urinary disorders), diabetes, Anaemia, Skin diseases, splenic disorders, ascites, Helminthiasis, etc.
Dosage: 125 mg to 375 mg once or twice a day before or after food or as directed by Ayurvedic doctor.
It is traditionally administered along with honey, ghee, Triphala Kashaya, Fresh ginger juice extract, Guduchi (Indian Tinospora) decoction, etc.