The bioactive component of plumbagin in Chitraka aids in digestion. The plant has anti-inflammatory, anti-plasmodial , antimicrobial, blood sugar lowering and lipid lowering properties. Pippali Mul :The bioactive components in Pippali Mul like Essential oil, Piperine gives it the antibacterial , anthelmintic , anti-inflammatory and laxative property helps in indigestion, gastric disturbances.
Yavakshara : chemically is composed of potassium carbonate is useful in treatment of indigestion. It also is a effective diuretic . Sarjikshara : effectively reduces stomach acid. It is used as an antacid to treat heartburn, indigestion, and upset stomach. Sauvarchala Lavana : it is a combination of sodium chloride along with some iron and sulphides.It is used in treating impaired digestion and metabolism.
Saindhava Lavana: It contains 84 out of the 92 trace elements required by the body including calcium, iron, zinc, potassium, magnesium, copper. It aids in digestion and is prescribed for laxative and digestive disorders. It improves appetite, removes gas and soothes heartburn. Stimulates blood circulation and manages Blood pressure. It is beneficial for people suffering from respiratory problems and sinus .Vida Lavana : this is a artificially prepared, black salt , that primarily contains sodium sulphate it is used in treating indigestion and gastritis. Vida Lavana is also useful in bloating, spleen diseases, hemorrhoids, constipation, fistula, etc.
Samudra Lavana is the common sea salt sodium chloride : It has carminative action and helps eliminates gas from G.I. tract. By chaolague action, it increases bile secretion in G.I. tract. Audbhida Lavana: known as earthen salt, prepared from salty, alkaline soil it contains various minerals and aids digestion. Shunthi is prokinetc and reduces gastric emptying time. The ferulic acid in Hingu gives it the property of antispasmodic, carminative, laxative. The aromatic aldehydic bioactive components of Jeera make it antimicrobial, anti-diabetic, antioxidant and immunomodulatory. Coriander is used for digestion problems including upset stomach, loss of appetite, nausea, diarrhea, bowel spasms, and intestinal gas.
Nimbuka satva rich of vitamin C is an digestive stimulant and immunity boosting . Dadima Bij ( pomegranate) gives it an appealing taste exciting the taste buds, because of its cooling effect on the body Pomegranate is very good for people suffering from ulcerations anywhere in the digestive tract , thus very effective in treatment of hyperacidity. Imli exhibits laxative effects due to its high quantities of malic acid, tartaric acid, and potassium bitartrate . The tartaric acid being an antioxidant in nature helps in easing stomach disorders.
Gas 8 Tablet is inspired from Chitrakadi Guti. Chitraka is Katu Rasa, Laghu- Ruksha in attributes, Ushna Virya and Katu Vipaka. Chitraka is potent Agnidipana, Pachana and Grahi. Shunthi, Maricha, Pippali, Pippali Mul are Katu, Ushna, Pachana, Laghu and Agni Dipana. Yavakshara, Sarjikshara, Sauvarchala Lavana, Saindhava Lavana, Vida Lavana, Samudra Lavana and Audbhida Lavana are digestive, Pitta Vardhaka, Kapha- Vata Shamaka, Dipana, Ruchya, secretes digestive Kleda in stomach, also they are Vatanulomana. Hinge is Pachana, Ruchya, Tikshna, Vata- Kapha Nashana and Pitta Vardhana, Krimighna, useful in Shula, Gulma, Udara, Anaha.
Jiraka Ruksha, Katu, Ushna,Dipana, Laghu, Udgarshuddhi Kara, Grahi and Pittavardhaka. Dhanyaka is Ushna Virya Madhura Vipaka, Snigdha, Vrishya, Mutrala, Dipana, Pachana, Rochana, Trishna, Vami asana. Nimbuka is Amla Rasa, Madhura Vipaka, Ushna Virya. It is Dipana, Pachana, Rochana, Laghu, Vata Shamaka, useful in varies types of Shula and Gulma. Amlika is Guru, Vata- Shamaka, Pitta- Kapha Rakta (No Suggestions), Dadima is Madhura- Amla, Dipana, Pachana, Rochana, Vatanulomana, Pittashamaka.Combinedly Gas 8 Tablet is potent digestive medicine.