Jatyadi Ghrita Benefits, Dosage, How To Use, Side Effects

Jatyadi Ghrita is an Ayurvedic medicine, in herbal ghee form.This medicine has ghee as its base. It is also known as Jatyadi Ghritam. This medicine is used for external application only.

Uses

Jatyadi Ghrita benefits
It is used externally in the treatment of deep seated wounds and ulcers, non healing wound with secretions.
Useful in skin tuberculosis lesions.
Useful in ring worm infection and jock itch.
Useful in relieving pain and swelling of skin rashes caused by insect bites.

It can be applied after 15 days of anal fistula operation to relieve pain and itching in the anal area.

Jatyadi on Tridosha – Calms Pitta

Dose

Jatyadi Ghritam dosage: 
Used to apply externally.
A cloth dipped in it may be spread over the wound; or it can be used for dhara.
The wound must be washed with turmeric or tamarind leaves or with healing Aragwadhadi kashayam or Nyagrodhadi kashayam.

Application on anal fissure

Because of its wound healing properties, Jatyadi ghrita is also used for treating fissure in ano. For this, usually it is applied by hands. Some doctors take needle-less syringes, fill 2- 5 ml of Jatyadi ghrita and push the ghee it into the anal canal for inducing quick healing of fissures.

Side Effects

There are no known side effects with this medicine.

Principle:
In this herbal ghee, the herbs are infused in the medium of ghee along with herb water decotion. Then the solid waste herb materials are filtered out. Thus, this herbal ghee contains oil soluble and water soluble phyto-active principles of medicinal herbs.

Contents

Jatyadi Ghrit Ingredients: 
Jati – Jasminum sambac – Leaves – 14.76 g
Nimba patra – Neem – Leaves – 14.76 g
Patola patra – Trichosanthes dioica – Leaves -14.76 g
Katuka – Picrorrhiza kurroa – Rhizome – 14.76 g
Darvi – Berberis aristata – Stem – 14.76 g
Nisha – Curcuma longa – Rhizome – 14.76 g
Sariva – Hemidesmus indica – Root – 14.76 g
Manjishta – Rubia cordifolia – Root – 14.76 g
Tuttha – Purified blue vitriol – 14.76 g
Abhaya (Usira) – Terminalia chebula / Vetiveria zizanioides – Root – 14.76 g
Madhuka – Glycyrrhiza glabra – Root – 14.76 g
Naktahva – Pongamia pinnata – Seed – 14.76 g
Siktaka – Honey bee wax – 14.76 g
Sarpi – Ghee – 768 ml
Water – 3.072 liters

Method of Preparation

Ingredients from Jati to Naktahva are made into paste by adding sufficient quantity of water. Ghee is heated along with prepared paste and stirred continuously till there is subsidence of froth and all the moisture is evaporated. Heating is stopped when the paste rolled between fingers forms varti (wick). Then small pieces of Siktaka is added and mixed. The product obtained is packed in a tightly closed containers.

Reference

Ashtanga Hrudaya Uttarasthana 25/67

Manufacturers:
Nagarjuna – Jaathyaadi Ghrutham

50 thoughts on “Jatyadi Ghrita Benefits, Dosage, How To Use, Side Effects”

  1. can any body suggest how to apply jatyadi ghrita in buttocks to stop abscess formation and pus drainage?

    i am asking it because it is in liquid form and even if i give several drops, it drains out in next 10 mins.

    Thin layer of application doesn’t gets formed so that the ingredients goes inside to heel the infection.

    Moreover do i need to make it hot in micro-oven before applying

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    • hi,
      it is not used to prevent abscess formation. it is to be applied over the non healing ulcers and wounds. just apply it and place a cotton gauze over it and plaster. you need not heat it in oven or any thing else.

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  2. I am applying it for a wound in my leg. It can be applied for any small blemishes or cut n wounds in face?it contains turmeric as an ingredient? Btw its okay for men to apply turmeric in face?

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  3. Hello doctor, can this be applied on a healed surgical scar (open heart surgery scar on the chest)? The problem is that surgical scar becomes extremely itching and red sometimes. Will the application help? Kindly suggest.

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  4. My dad has a surgical scar (open heart surgery) on his chest. It’s 7 months now after the surgery. The wound has healed long back. He has been using contractubex gel on the scar. Sometimes the scar is very itching and gets red. No other side effects though.
    Can he use jatyadi ghrita for help?

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  5. Hello doctor, how do i apply this preparation on anal fissure as it is in liquid form. And difficult to apply with finger as it melts in hand

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  6. Dr….I have a slightly raised pigmented scar on my face from where I had gotten a wart removed. Will the application of Jathyadi Gritham help flatten and fade the scar?

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  7. Make a mix of 100 ml of Jatyadi ghrita with 30 grams of turmeric. Apply this paste, 3 times a day over the area. Do not wash the area with water. If no improvements are seen even after 10 days time, consider visiting an Ayurveda doctor directly. You may need oral medicines as well.

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  8. Dear Dr Hebbar,

    I have seen two containers of jatyadi grutham, one is like ghee(semisolid) and other is pure liquid. Why is it so? Are they both same?
    Which one should i apply for anal fissure?

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  9. Hi Dr.My mum developed sacral bedsore stage 4, the wound seems infected and with yellow slough and also surrounded with some bone.Can we use this oil for healing Dr.Thank you in advance for your time and advise doctor.

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  10. Hi dr,
    Recently i went for pilonidal ops bt pus still coming out from the ops area wit other access forming up as well on the opposite side.I went for ops 2 mths ago n recently consulted an Ayurvedic dr n he gave me this oil.Will this work?

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  11. Namaste Doctor
    I have pain and burning sensation on external piles…doctor said it is thrombosed pile and surgery will be required.
    Please suggest what should i do

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  12. Is jatiyadi ghrita can be used for ringworm or jock itch skin problems ? If not .. What can we use instead of it ?

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  13. Really a great help from you. I applied Dashanga lepa and gave him Panchanimbaddi vati as per your suggestion. His foot got cured and turned normal now. Thank you very much sir for your great help.

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  14. can we consume it with milk or water ? my doctor has recommended this for internal healing if any. But it has written that it is for external use only. Plz clear my doubt.

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