Herbs are an integral part of our Clinic. They are specially formulated and include flowers, leaves, seeds, roots & barks. Each herb has healing properties which is used for specific purpose & perform particular functions.
The practitioner prescribe the combination of herbal formulations specifically suited to treat you and your conditions. Each prescription is therefore tailor-made.
Herbal medicines are aimed to stimulate an individual's healing powers. The right medicine play a major role in this process.
All kinds of naturally occuring raw materials are used in the treatments. Ayurvedic medicines uses mixtures of naturally occurring materials of vegetable and mineral origin for medicinal purposes. For instance, Ginger, Eucalyptus, Aloe vera are well known medicinal herbs and Alum, sea-salts are typical mineral substances.
The medicaments used in the clinic are made primarily from herbs, sometimes in combination with minerals. The ingredients are purified by individual processes. To a great extent, the character of a particular therapy is determined by its medication.
These herbal preparations are multi-faceted in orientation. Their spectrum includes herbal juices, decoctions, teas, liquid or dried extracts, vegetable concentrates, tablets or capsules, herbal oils, etc.
Each prescription is 'tailor made'
You start by taking the herbal prescription every day. As treatment continues your progress is closely monitored through regular consultations. Our practitioners will alter the prescription & reduce the dosage accordingly. Since all patients & conditions are different, length of treatment can vary from few weeks to several months. After a period of treatment you are able to stop the treatment.
The herbal pharmacy at the Clinic is a retail herbal pharmacy, run by fully qualified practitioners specialised in Ayurvedic medicines. The herbal pharmacy dispenses herbal prescriptions for Clinic clients. The highly trained practitioners are able to provide advice on prescribed herbal medicines and general information on integrated medicine.
The retail herbal store sell a wide range of health products including herbs, nutritional supplements, natural and organic health care products.
Are herbs safe?
Herbal medicine is very safe when prescribed by a competent practitioner with good medical and herbal knowledge.