Dashanga Guggulu a polyherbal formulation for Obesity - A Review

Rajesh Kumar Urmale, Arun Kumar Das
2017 Journal of Ayurveda and Integrated Medical Sciences (JAIMS)  
In Ayurvedic pharmaceutics Guggulu Kalpa is very known and unique preparation. Chief component of this preparation is Guggulu (an exudate Commiphera mukul). It is one of the most important drug used since Vedic period. In Ayurveda practice Guggulu Kalpa are very popular formulation e.g. Yograjguggulu, Trayodashangguggulu, Lakshadiguggulu etc. In this Kalpas, Dashanga Guggulu is also an important preparation. It is commonly used in Medoroga, Kaphajrogas and Amavata. Present review explains the
more » ... view explains the pharmacological potential of Dashang Guggulu in obesity along with the other pharmacological activities of the parts used of each ingredient in the formulation. This article helps the researcher and practitioner to explore more about this important Guggul Kalpa.
doi:10.21760/jaims.v2i1.7518 fatcat:4ca7xymq7nhqhczrh3ujv62q6y