Medical treatment of Sinus etc. ||193||
1-2Hari said: -A compound consisting of two kinds of Rajani, Path, Kushtham, Asvagandha Ajamodakam, Vaca, Trikatu and common salt pounded together and treated with the expressed juice of Brahmi in the manner of a Bhavana saturation, and taken for a week, tends to highly improve the intellect.
3-5Errhines, plasters, or pastes of Siddharthak, Vaca, Hingu, Karanjam, Devadaru, Manjishtha, Triphala, Visvam, Sirisha, the two kinds of Raja, Priyangu, Nimba and Trikatu pounded together and mixed with cow’s urine prove curative in hysteria, poisoning, insanity, discoloring of the skin, and diseases due to the influences of malignant ghosts.
6Take Nimba, Kushtham, the two kinds of Haridra, Sigru, Sarshapa, Devadaru, Patolam and Dhanyam; pound them together and rub this pulverized compound with whey (Takram).
7Rubbing of the body with this paste, or with this paste. mixed with oil, destroys Pama, itches and allied diseases of the skin.
8Take Samudram salt, Saindhava salt, Kshara, Rajika, common salt, Vid salt, Kate, iron rust, Trivrit and Suranakam in equal parts, Cook them over a gentle fire, with the addition of milk curd, cow’s urine and water.
9This pulverised compound, which is called Agnivala Curnam, instantaneously relieves all form of colic, whether intestinal, renal, or splenic, or brought about through the enlarge-ment of intestinal glands (Gulma).
10It should be taken through the vehical of warm water, and the patient should be advised to take Ma$a pulse with melted butter after the digestion of his ingested food. This is almost a specific for all forms of coilc, inclusive of the one known as Parinama Sula.
11A compound of Abhaya, Amalakam, Draksha, Pippali, Kantakarika, Sringi, Punamava, and Sunthi boiled together with water, or pounded together, may be given with advant-age in all forms of Cough.
12Abhaya Amalakam, Draksha, Patha, Vibhi-takam, and sugar, taken in equal parts and internally administered, act as a good febrifuge remedy.
13Triphala, Vadarm Draksha and Pippali: combinedly exercise a purgative virtue, Abhaya taken with salt and warm water acts as a good purgative.
14-17Flesh, blood, excrementitious matter (stool and urine) of female tortoises, fishes, mares, cow buffalos, cows, female monkeys, jackals, female cats, female crows, female owls, and she bears should be given for relieving fits · of fever and insanity. Fumigations with the vapours of burning hairs or feathers) of any of these animals likewise prove beneficial in the foregoing maladies. The god Vishnu meditated upon by a person at the time of -taking a medicine, undoubtedly relieves him of the trouble.