Rasraj Ras is an Ayurvedic medicine, with herbal and mineral ingredients, in tablet form. It is used in treating neuro-muscular conditions. It is also called as Rasaraj Ras. This medicine is used more in North Indian Ayurvedic treatment method and should only be taken strictly under medical supervision.
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It is used in the treatment of neuro-muscular conditions such as paralysis, hemiplegia, locked jaw, facial palsy, hearing defects, dizziness, and such other diseases caused due to Vata imbalance.
It helps to strengthen nerves and muscles.
Doctors also prescribe this for the treatment of Rheumatoid arthritis, osteo arthritis.
Post viral fever, when the patient complains of body, muscle and joint pains
Shoulder dislocation pain
Arthritis, trigeminal neuralgia
Headache, migraine, vascular headache
Effect on Tridosha – Balances Vata
Shloka- Sanskrit verse
- Paralysis – Pakshaghata
- Facial palsy – Ardita
- Locked jaw – Hanustambha
- Aneurological disorder – Apatanaka, Apatantraka
- Tetanus, back stiffness – Dhanustambha
- Deafness, hearing difficulties – Badhirya
- Psychological disorders, schizophrenia – Mastakabhrama
- Improves strength and immunity – Balya , Aphrodisiac – Vrushya
125 mg to 250 mg – 1 – 2 tablets once or twice a day before or after food or as directed by Ayurvedic doctor.
This medicine is traditionally administered along with milk or water, added with little quantity of sugar.
With western medicines
Seek your doctor’s advice if you are taking this product along with other western (allopathic/modern) medicines. Some Ayurvedic herbs can interact with modern medicine.
If both Ayurvedic and allopathic medicines are advised together, then it is best to take allopathic medicine first, wait for 30 minutes and then, after a gap of 15 – 30 minutes, take Ayurvedic medicine or as directed by the physician.
Can this be used while taking Homeopathic medicine?
Yes. This product does not react with homeopathic medicine.
With supplements like multivitamin tablets, Omega 3 fatty acids etc?
Yes. Generally, this product goes well with most of the dietary supplements. However, if you are taking more than one product per day, please consult your doctor for an opinion.
- This medicine should only be taken under strict medical supervision.
- Self medication with this medicine may prove to be dangerous.
- It is to be avoided in children and pregnant ladies.
- Make sure to select this medicine from a good company.
- Overdosage may cause side effects like tremors, dizziness etc.
Many companies promote this product as – Rasraj Ras with GOLD. It is not a big deal, because, this product already contains Gold bhasma as an ingredient. If Gold Bhasma is not there in it, it can not be called as Rasraj Ras.
Divya Pharmacy of Baba Ramdev calls this same medicine as Divya Rasraj Ras.
Ingredients used are-
Parada – Purified and processed Mercury – 40 grams
Abhrakasatva – Purified and processed Silica – 10 grams
Swarna Bhasma – Gold Bhasma – 5 grams
Loha Bhasma – Iron Bhasma – 5 grams
Rajata Bhasma – Silver Bhasma – 5 grams
Vanga Bhasma – Tin Bhasma – 5 grams
The fine powder of above ingredients is ground well with Aloe vera juice. Then the following herbal ingredeints are added in fine powder form.
Vajigandha – Withania somnifera
Lavanga – Clove – Syzygium aromaticum
Jatikosha – Nutmeg – Myristica fragrans
Ksheerakakoli – Fritilerria roylei
The whole mixture is triturated with
Kakamachirasa – Juice extract of Solanum nigrum and tablets are made
Reference and Manufacturers
Bhaishajya Ratnavali, Vatavyadhi Chikitsa 26/205-208
Manufacturers of Rasaraj ras:
- Uma Ayurvedics Pvt. Ltd.
- Divya Pharmacy