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Twak

Family : Lauraceae

Sanskrit
Twak, Swadwi, Tanu-Twak,
English
Chinese cassia

Latin
Cinamomum zeylanicum, Breyn. /
Cinamomum cassia, Blune. /
Cinamomum saigonicum. /
Cinamomum aromaticum, Nees. /
Cinamomum laurus.

Ayurvedic Properties:
Rasa : Madhur , tikta, katu
Veerya : Ushna
Guna : Laghu, ruksha, tikshna
Doshakarma : Vata hara,
Pitta hara

Applied Ayurved:
Karma :
Deepan, Rochana, Krumighna, Shool hara, Kasa hara

Rogaghnata :
Agnimandya, Aruchi, Krumi, Shool, Kasa

Parts Used:
Twak (dried inner bark of the shoots from truncated stalks)
Taila (essential oil)
Patra (Leaves)

Dose:
Twak churna (powder of the inner bark) : 1 to 3 grams
Patra churna (leaves powder) : 1 to 3 grams
Taila (Oil) : 2 to 5 drops