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Vishatinduka Taila – Benefits, How To Use, Ingredients, Side Effects

Vishatinduka Taila is an Ayurvedic herbal oil used in treatment of diseases due to Vata imbalance and skin diseases. It is used for external application. 


Vishatinduka Thailam uses: 

It is useful in Ayurvedic treatment of diseases due to Vata imbalance,  Gout, numbness, skin diseases with discolouration.

It is especially used in the treatment of gout – arthritis.
Post viral fever, when the patient complains of body, muscle and joint pains
Bursitis trochanterica,
Shoulder dislocation pain

How to use Vishatinduka Thailam? 

It is used for external application only.

How long to use Vishatinduka Tailam?

Externally, it can be used for a very long period of time.

Application on feet

Oil application over feet

Precaution if you apply this oil over feet:
If you apply this oil on feet, make sure to wash off thoroughly with water or wipe off with cloth. The oil can make you slippery while walking.
After applying, make sure there are no oil spills on the floor. This can make the floor slippery.

Side Effects

There are no apparent side effects with this medicine, on external application. However, it is best avoided in children and pregnant.

Accidental oral intake may cause toxic effects. In such case, consult your doctor immediately.

Keep out of sight and reach of children. store in cool dry place, away from direct sunlight.


Vishatinduka Oil ingredients and how to make:

1.536 liters of water decoction prepared from Vishamushti – Strychnos nux vomica

Shigru – Moringa oleifera – juice extract – 768 ml

Lakucha – Artocarpus hirsutus – root juice extract – 768 ml

Kanaka – Datura metel – juice extract – 1.536 liters

Varuna – Crataeva nurvala  – leaf juice extract – 1.536 liters

Danti – Baliospermum montanum leaf juice extract – 1.536 liters

Snuhi Ksheera – Latex of  Euphorbia neriifolia L. – 1.536 liters

Turagandha – Winter cherry/ Indian Ginseng (root) – Withania somnifera (L.) Dunal. – water decoction  –  – 1.536 liters

Vaijayanti – Premna corymbosa (Burm.f) Merr – juice extract – 1.536 liters

Taila – Sesame oil – Sesamum indicum – 1.536 liters

Paste prepared from 43 grams of fine powders of each of

Lashuna – Garlic – Alium sativum

Sarala – Long leaved pine (wood, resin) – Pinus longifolia

Yashti – Licorice – Glycyrrhiza glabra

Kushta – Saussurea lappa

Saindhava – Rock salt

Vida Lavana – Vida salt

Dahana – Plumbago zeylanica

Timira – Turmeric rhizome – Curcuma longa

Krishna – Long pepper fruit – Piper longum


 Bhaishaj Ratnavali, Vatarakta Rogadhikara 76-78

Shelf life

  Three years from the date of manufacture. Once opened, it is best to empty the oil within 1 year.

During pregnancy, lactation

If you were using this oil before pregnancy without any allergic reaction, you can continue using this oil even during pregnancy.
If you have not used this product before and wish to use it during pregnancy, better to consult a doctor because it can cause skin allergy in some rare cases.
It is generally considered as safe to use during lactation, however consult your doctor for the right advice.

Can this product be applied after steam therapy?
No. Oil is best applied before steam therapy. This is as per basic Ayurvedic principles. 

Shloka (Sanskrit Verse)

Please consult your doctor before taking this medicine.
This article is written by Dr. Janardhana V Hebbar BAMS, MD (Ayu), PGDPSM, Managing Director, Easy Ayurveda Hospital.
It is reviewed by Dr. Raviganesh Mogra BAMS, MD (Ayu), Chief Medical Officer, Easy Ayurveda Hospital

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