Dry, frequent cough, pain in chest, headache, hoarseness of voice etc.
- 2-3 cloves fried in ghee to be placed in mouth and sucked or
- 1/2 gm powder of long pepper mixed with rock salt twice daily, with hot water or
- Powder of equal parts of long pepper and dry ginger, (5 gm.) with honey, twice daily or
- 5 gm. powder of equal parts of black pepper, dry ginger and sugar mixed with butter/ghee, twice daily.
Pain in tooth
- Cotton soaked in clove oil, place near painful teeth or
- Place Asafoetida(Hing) and salt near the painful teeth or
- Put black peeper/clove/carum seeds(Ajwain) in mouth
Pain in ear
- Instill warm juice of ginger, 2-4 drops in the ear, twice a day or
- Instill warm juice of radish, 2-4 drops, twice a day or
- Instill 2-4 drops of warm juice of garlic in the ear, twice a day.
4. Common Fever
Low temperature, feeling of warmth, pain in body and loss of perspiration
- Decoction of 2-3 gm. Powder of ginger, black pepper and long pepper, 2-3 times a day or
- Decoction of 30 gm. Coriander seeds in 100 ml. Of water and sugar, once a day in the morning or
- 1 gm. powder of long pepper with 5-10 gm. Honey, three times a day.
Heaviness, gas formation, constipation or loose motions
- Boil 5 gm. of dried ginger in 1 litre of water, to be taken several times in a day or
- 2 gm. powder of dried ginger, mix with 3 gm. Jaggery, twice in a day or
- A pinch of asafoetida (Heeng)in 1 table spoon of warm water, 2-3 times a day or
- 3 gm. Carum (Ajwain) seeds, 1 gm. of salt, with warm water, two times a day
Forceful expulsion of gastric contents
- Juice of one lemon in 250 ml. of water and 25 gm. sugar, thrice a day or
- Chebulic myrobalan (Harad) powder 1-3 gm. with 1 teaspoon honey, thrice dailyor
3. Fried Large cardamom seed (Bari Illaichi) 1/2-1 gm. with 1 teaspoon honey, three times a day.
Frequent loose/Watery motions
- 1-3 gm. Of dried ginger powder mixed with equal parts of sugar, two times a day or
- 1 gm. Powder of fried cumin/long pepper/driedginger with one cup of butter milk, 3-4times a day or
- 5 gm. Isabgol husk with a cup of curd, twice a day.
Retention of faeces and gases, discomfort in abdomen
- 5 gm. of fruit rind of Chebulic myrobalan (Harad) with salt , once daily at bed time or
- 2-6 gm. of Triphala powder with 50 ml. Warm water, twice a day or 5 -10 gm. of Isabgol husk with one cup of milk at bed time
9. Low backache / Joint Pains
Pain in joints and waist region
- Boil 5 gm.dry ginger in 50 ml of water and reduce to 20 ml.,mix with 5-10 ml. of castor oil, thrice daily or
- 10-20 ml. of castor oil with warm water/milk at bed time or
- Fried fenugreek (Methi) seeds 1 tablespoon with milk, twice daily