ISSN Print: 2277-4343
Article: A REVIEW ON WOUND HEALING POTENTIAL OF CHANDANADI TAILA
Article Category: Review articles
Author: Netam Tripti *, Singh Balendra, Nirmalkar Uttam, Nirmal Satrupa
Abstract: Injuries are inescapable events of life. It affects human beings physically and economically. Major population of the world suffering from road traffic accident or pathological ulcers like vascular ulcer, pressure ulcer etc. In ancient time, many wound healing formulation and therapies were used for the management of Vrana (Wound). Now-a-days, ulcers are treated with steroid or other antimicrobial topical ointment but they are not very much effective to manage the ulcer. Many wound healing formulations are described in Sushruta Samhita, Chandanadi taila is one among them. Topical application of Chandanadi taila helps to act as anti-inflammatory, antibacterial, analgesic, antioxidant. It has great potential to debride the ulcer, enhance blood circulation results in reduction of healing time. Chandanadi tail is very effective to alleviate impaired skin integrity.
Keyword: Wound, Vrana, Ulcer, Chandanadi taila.