Ayurveda is a system of medicine with historical roots in the Indian subcontinent. The main classical Ayurveda texts begins with accounts of transmission of medical knowledge from Gods to sages and then to human physicians. Ayurveda Therapies have varied and evolved over more than two millennia.
DOSHA BALANCE is emphasized and suppressing natural urges is considered unhealthy and claims to lead to illness. Ayurveda treatises describes Three Elemental doshas viz. VATA, PITTA & KAPHA and the state that equality of doshas ( SAMATWA ) results in health, while inequality ( VISAMATVA ) results in diseases. Ayurveda treatises divide medicine into 8 Canonical components.
Ayurvedic medicine benefit in preventive as well as curative treatment. Around 90% medicines are based on herbal ingredients, which are likely safe option for getting a proper treatment. It follows FOOD as primary medicine & recommends on AYURVEDIC DIET for staying healthy forever.
In Ayurvedic texts, there are several herbal, mineral and herbomineral formulations are described. These formulations are called Ayurvedic Medicines. Each Ayurvedic medicine has different uses and chosen for Ayurvedic treatment according to their Ayurvedic properties and Dosha Karma. Most of the medicinal plants are considered safer as they are obtained from natural sources and contain no harmful chemicals.
Ayurvedic Medicines are categorized under several categories based on preparation methods and common main ingredient or base ingredient of medicines.
Main Categories of Rekha Pharmaceuticals Ayurveda medicines are given underneath.
- Arishtas & Asavas ( Natural Fermentations )
- Kashayas ( Medicated Decoctions )
- Gulikas ( Medicated Pills )
- Choornas ( Medicated Powders )
- Grithams ( Medicated Ghees )
- Lehya & Rasayanas
- Thailams ( Medicated Oils )