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Citrus limon (Linn)
Refrigerant, Rubefacient, Carminative
Treatment of Vomiting, Gastric ulcer, Pitham diseases and normalising mukkuttram (when vatham , pitham and kabam are deranged) .
Method of preparation:
Prepared as pickles and taken along with food or as fresh juice
As recommended by physician
General Instructions to be followed.
Helpful in the treatment of Ascites
Best used for prevention of ageing and greying of hair.
Note: Consulting a qualified siddha physician is mandatory for optimal results
1. A hand book of common siddha kayakalpa (Rasayana) herbs for healthy life, CCRAS, Dept.of AYUSH, Ministry of Health and Family welfare, New Delhi, 2008
2. K.S.Murugesa Mudaliar, Siddha Materia Medica (Medicinal Plants Division), Directorate of Indian Medicine & Homeopathy, Chennai-106, 2013, P-158.