Reference: Ashtang Hriday Sutrasthanam, Chapter 11, Shlok No. 3
Meaning of Shloka: In this Shloka, the functions of Pitta dosha are explained. In the normal state of Pitta, it causes digestion and metabolism, maintenance of body temperature, vision, hunger, thirst, appetite, maintains skin complexion, courage, valour and softness (suppleness) of the body.
Reference: Ashtang Hriday Sutrasthanam, Chapter 11, Shlok No. 6
Meaning of Shloka: In this shloka, the symptoms of aggravated Pitta dosha are explained. The aggravated Pitta dosha produces yellowing of urine, stools, eyes, skin, excess of hunger and thirst, feeling of burning sensation and very little sleep.
Due to fast-paced life and changing lifestyle, there is an increased dependence on frozen and processed foods. These foods are hard to digest and start accumulating in the intestines. This undigested food starts rotting.
In today’s world, tikta amlodgara (sour or bitter belching), aruchi (anorexia), hridkantha daha (heart, throat burning sensation) due to acid production are affecting many people. This condition is known as “Amalpitta” in Ayurveda. It is a common disorder caused by aggravation of Pitta dosha and it is considered as the most common health ailment in the present era due to changing lifestyle. This aggravated Pitta thus causes excessive acidity in the stomach, burning sensation. There is colic pain when associated with Vata dosha.
QUALITIES OF PITTA DOSHA ACCORDING TO AYURVEDA ARE
Reference: Ashtang Hridyam, Chapter 1, shlok no. 11
In this shloka, the qualities of Pitta dosha are explained.
Meaning: Sasneha: slightly oily, unctuous, Teekshana: piercing, Ushna: hotness, Laghu: lightness, Visram: bad smell, Sara: having fluidity and movement, Dravam: liquidity.
In Charak Samhita (Ayurvedic text), Charak Chikitsa, the 15th chapter, it is clearly mentioned that Agnimandya (low digestive fire) is the root cause of Amalpitta. The other causes of Amalpitta are- stress, consumption of incompatible, sour, unhygienic food and overeating.
In Ayurveda, it is said that Agni or digestive fire is the root cause of all the disorders and disturbance in the Agni or metabolic fire leads to the development of many ailments.
Planet Ayurveda’s Acidoplan Syrup is an herbal and liquid formulation for the management of acidity. It absorbs quickly in the body, resulting in instant relief. It contains a powerful combination of herbs and does not contain harmful chemicals and preservatives. All the ingredients used in the preparation of Acido plan Syrup act in a synergistic manner and provides relief in stomach related ailments.
WHAT ARE THE THERAPEUTIC USES OF ACIDO PLAN SYRUP?
- This syrup is useful in the burning sensation associated with acidity.
- It is effective in dyspepsia, nausea, sour and bitter eructation.
- It is also useful in acute gastritis and mucosal damage.
- This syrup is quite effective in loss of appetite, thirst, dizziness and vomiting that may be green or yellow in colour.
- It treats gas, indigestion, acidity, stomach ulcers by eliminating the root cause.
WHAT DOES PLANET AYURVEDA ACIDO PLAN SYRUP CONTAIN?
Each 10 ml syrup contains standardized extracts of:
|S. No.||Herb Used||Latin Name||Quantity|
|3.||Ghrit Kumari||Aloe barbadensis||3ml|
|5.||Triphala||Terminalia chebula, Terminalia bellirica, Emblica officinalis||50mg|
1-2 teaspoon twice daily or as prescribed by an Ayurvedic practitioner.
BENEFITS OF INGREDIENTS USED IN ACIDO PLAN SYRUP ARE
1. Patola (Trichosanthes dioica)
It is mainly indicated for acidity and also useful in treating fevers caused due to vitiated Pitta and Kapha. It is very beneficial for improving gastric health such as it improves the taste, digestion and useful in anorexia as well.
2. Sajjikshar (Soda-bi-carb)
It is alkalizing in nature and acts as an antacid by raising the pH of the stomach. It gives relief in the symptoms of dyspepsia, heartburn, stomach upset etc.
3. Ghrit Kumari (Aloe barbendensis)
Aloe vera restores the healthy level of acid in the stomach by raising the pH just enough to relieve the discomfort of indigestion. It helps in healing the stomach lining and soothes the inflammation. It has cold potency which balances the aggravated Pitta as well.
4. Saunf (Foenicum vulgare)
Fennel seeds act as an effective natural remedy for acid reflux, acidity and indigestion, as they exhibit cooling action on the lining of the stomach and improve digestion strength. These seeds are useful in constipation, burning sensation, anorexia, vomiting etc.
5. Triphala (Terminalia chebula, Terminalia bellirica, Emblica officinalis)
Triphala is one of the best natural remedies for the management of gastric ulcers as it strengthens the mucous membrane of the stomach. The herb Haritaki is useful in easing bowel movements, Vibhitaki helps in improving the digestion strength and Amla is one of the best ingredients for balancing Pitta dosha.
6. Kokum (Garcinia indica)
Kokum is rich in anti-oxidant properties and improves the taste, digestion strength, relieves anorexia, absorbent, useful IBS, diarrhea, bloating, dysentery, and abdominal colic pain.
7. Pittapapada (Fumaria indica)
Pittapapada is an Ayurvedic herb used for treating high Pitta conditions such as diarrhea, gastritis, excessive thirst, etc. as it balances Pitta dosha due to its cold potency. Therefore, it is indicated in burning sensation, anorexia, vomiting, dysentery, diarrhea etc.
8. Shatavari (Asparagus racemosus)
Shatavari is an herb with cooling properties. Due to its calming and soothing properties, it is used to cure digestive problems such as ulcers, heartburn, abdominal pain, diarrhea, IBS etc.
WHAT ARE THE ADVANTAGES OF USING ACIDO PLAN SYRUP BY PLANET AYURVEDA?
Planet Ayurveda has manufactured this herbal formulation as per the industry standards and there are several reasons that make it a unique product. These are:
- Only pure herbs and no other chemicals and preservatives are used in the preparation of this herbal formulation.
- Planet Ayurveda offers quality products at reasonable prices.
- Only pure herbs are used to ensure better results.
- Planet Ayurveda’s medicines are not tested on animals.