The department of Rasa Shastra mainly deals with the use of metals, gems, minerals and poisons to produce special formulations which help in combating acute conditions of diseases. These metallic drugs are used in the form of Bhasma or lighter forms of metals and are mixed with herbs as it helps them to reach the desired site quickly and start the action immediately . After performing the desired action, bhasmas are eliminated through our excretory system.
When it comes to using any metal, mineral or natural product directly or as a formulation then everything should be first purified.
Department of Rasa Shastra and Bhaishajya Kalpana (Pharmaceutical Science )
Fundamental principles of manufacturing of formula. Study and practical training of manufacturing of various types of presentation of dosages like powder, decoction, pills, tablets, oil, ghee, ointment, Asava, Arishta, Rasa Yoga, Avaleha, Bhasma, syrup, capsules etc.
- Ayurvedic and modern pharmacy training and learning.
- Skillful training for collection, storage, purification and utilization of ingredients.
- Extraction mythology for raw drugs.
- Study of adulteration in raw materials and finished products with modern analytical methodology.
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