Giddiness - Sara Cakarana

Symptoms of goitre. The main symptom of a goitre is swelling of the thyroid gland, which causes a lump to develop in the front of the neck. The lump will move up and down when you swallow.

Single Drugs

1. Svarasa (juice) of fresh leaf of Nirgui 14 to 28 ml is to be taken thrice a day.

2. Powdered root of Sveta Aparajita (wing leaved clitoria) 1 to 3 g. is to be taken with 3 to 6 g. ghee thrice a day.

Simple and Compound Preparations

1. Nasya (nasal drops) prepared by contusing root of Nirgui in 12 to 24 ml. water is to be used twice a day.

2. Equal part of fruit juice of KoSataki (luffa) and powdered fruit of Pippali (long pepper) mixed together is to be used as Nasya (snuff) two times a day.

3. Decoction prepared from the bark of Kacanara (white mountain ebony) 14 to 28 ml. is to be taken thrice a day.

4. Decoction prepared from the root of Varua (three leaved caper) 14 to 28 ml. is to be taken with 4 to 6 g. honey thrice a day.

5. Make Kalka (paste) of bark of Kacanara (white mountain ebony) 12 to 24 g. in Taulodaka (rice washing) 25 to 100 ml. it is to be taken with 1 g. powdered Suhi (dried ginger) thrice a day.

6. Kacanara Guggulu: 2 to 4 Vai is to be taken with warm water thrice a day.

External Applications

1. A Lepa prepared from root of Bharangi in Taulodaka (rice washing) is to be applied on the swelling in the neck.


Seeds of Yava (oat) and Mudga (phaseolus bean), leaf of Paola (a variety of small cucumber), Kau and Ruksa Dravya are the useful articles of diet for the patient of Galagaa, Patient should be put on sea salt.