Benefits of Roupya Bhasma
Generally, Roupya Bhasma is used since medieval times in ayurvedic medicines for dealing with bacterial and viral infections, eyes diseases, anal diseases especially anal fissure, neurological diseases such as Wallenberg’s Syndrome, atrophy of brain, memory loss, Alzheimer’s disease, hysteria, epilepsy, schizophrenia, insomnia, depression.It is also beneficial in impotency, hepatomegaly, splenomegaly, problems have symptom of frequent urination, muscular pains, fibromyalgia, atherosclerosis and occlusion of blood vessels.Furthermore, it also increases glow of skin and face, gives strength to the nerves and muscles and protects blood vessels from deposition of cholesterol plaque.
Roupya Bhasma is beneficial in chronic stage of paralysis. It works by strengthening the nerves and by improving the blood circulation in the body.
Atherosclerosis occurs due to inflammation of the blood vessels inner walls. Due to this inflammation, cholesterol, fats, or plaques deposit inside the arterial walls and cause narrowing of the arterial lumen. The role of inflammation in causing atherosclerosis is recently discovered, so cholesterol does not cause the disease itself, but underlying inflammation is responsible factor that cause accumulation of floating cholesterol in the arterial walls.Roupya Bhasma acts as anti-inflammatory, so it helps to deal with arterial inflammation, which is the root cause of the atherosclerosis. Roupya Bhasma is a potent ayurvedic drug that can be used safely in atherosclerosis.
- Roupya Bhasma-125mg
- Abhrak Bhasma-50mg
Roupya Bhasma improves liver functions by boosting a proper metabolism and helps in decreasing toxins accumulation in the liver. However, tamra bhasma is the main drug for the liver disorder in ayurveda, but it stimulates the liver functions and increases the bile secretion. Raupaya bhasma does not work by this way, but it just helps to restore the natural functions of the liver.
Angina pectoris & heart diseases
Roupya bhasma improves the blood supply to the heart and helps to provide sufficient oxygen to the heart. Thus, it helps in chest pain due to angina pectoris and other heart diseases especially coronary heart disease.
Excessive use of the brain, working on computer (computer strain), insomnia, excessive talks, anxiety, worrying, fear etc cause Vata aggravations in the body, which ultimately cause loss of mental power and strength. People suffering from mental strength loss experience vertigo, mental tiredness, strain, mental stress, migraine, hopelessness, headache, and memory loss. Roupya bhasma works in all these conditions due to its strengthening action.If mental symptoms occur due to the pitta humor, mukta pisti should be added in raupaya bhasma. If symptoms occur due to high blood pressure, shilajit should be used along with Roupya bhasma (silver ashes).
- Silver Bhasma-125 mg
- Mukta Pishti-125 mg
- Almonds-1/2 tsp. Crushed
- White pepper-125 mg
Hysteria, Epilepsy & Schizophrenia
Roupya bhasma corrects the functions of nerves, neurotransmitters and brain. It also brings harmony in bioelectrical impulses generated from the brain. Therefore, it works well in hysteria, epilepsy and schizophrenia.
Sometimes, vision loss occurs due to optic nerve injury, excessive heat, sun heat, excessive computer use, excessive watching television, excessive anger and excessive eye exercises. In this type of vision loss, Roupya bhasma is a drug of choice.It also works in acute and chronic conjunctivitis. The following mixture is helpful for conjunctivitis.
- Roupya Bhasma-125 mg
- Swarn mashik bhasma-250 mg
- Gandak Rasyana-1000 mg
- Praval pishti-500 mg
Loss of strength
Ayurveda has many types of medicines that work in loss of physical strength. Sometimes, weakness occurs due to excessive indulgence in physical work. This type of weakness is characterized by symptoms such as burning sensation in urinary tract, agitation, irritability, pain, stiffness of waist etc. In this condition, Roupya bhasma is a potent medicine. If patient experience heaviness in the body, loss of entire strength, and incapable in lovemaking, he should given Bang bhasma.
However, swarna bhasma is the drug of choice for tuberculosis in ayurveda, but Roupya bhasma is given when burning sensation occurs in tuberculosis and patient complains about excessive sweating. In this condition, the following mixture is helpful
- Roupya Bhasma-125 mg
- Swarn bhasma-25 mg
- Honey-3 grams
Anal fissure is a fine crack in the outer part of the excretory opening characterized by severe pain, burning sensation, itching and sometimes, bleeding. The following formulation helps in anal fissure.
- Roupya Bhasma-125 mg
- Gandhak Rasayan-500 mg
- Parwal Pisti-500 mg
- Swet anjana-1 gram
This formulation deals with the problem of anal fissure permanently. Pilex ointment is also beneficial along with this formula.
There are many remedies in ayurveda for hemorrhoid and Roupya bhasma is expensive one, but it is very useful if pain persists and patient does not get relief from other medicine in hemorrhoids.
Gastritis, GERD & Hiatus Hernia
In ayurveda, gastritis or GERD are taken under category of AMALPITTA. When a patient experience burning sensation in chest or abdomen, irritation cause by vagus nerve malfunctions, frequent acid attacks, loss of appetite, indigestion, abdominal pain or symptoms appear due to hiatus hernia, silver ash is highly beneficial.
There are no side effects observed since medieval times. It is well tolerable almost in all cases and patients.