Role of Kasishadi Churna in Hypergranulation of Wound-A Case Study

Int Ayu, Pharm Chem, Gunjan Keshri, Anil Chaudhary
2017 International Journal of Ayurveda and Pharmaceutical Chemistry   unpublished
Wound is a break in the integrity of the skin or tissues due to external violence or some mechanical agency. Wound healing occurs with the help of granulation tissue and epithelization. Hypergranulation tissue is excessive granulation tissue that hinders the normal healing process by preventing re-epithilization and wound contraction Acharya Sushruta mentioned Avasadna dravya for such conditions of vrana, which include both herbal and mineral drugs. These are Kasish, Hartala, Manhshila,
more » ... Manhshila, Manikya, Chameli pushpa, Shirish and Karanj fruit, Saindhav, Kinva, Kukkutanda kapala. Kasishadi churna is a combination of herbo-mineral drugs which are having properties of Lekhan, Shodhana, and Ropana properties. It is a procedure of debridement of wound.