KANTH SUDHARAK TABLET
About tablet: Kantha Sudharak Vati is a pure herbal formulation by Chandigarh Ayurved Centre is an herbal expectorant that has soothing effect on throat. It works by pacifying the vata and Kapha dosha (or swash kas har) that sticks to respiratory passage and pulls out as sputum. It also remove bad breathe. It is free from chemicals, preservatives and any kind of fillers. It is useful in cough, inflamed throat, improve quality of voice.
Soreness of throat
Hoarseness of voice
Inflammation of throat
Mulethi (Glycyrrhiza glabra): It contains licorice that has healing and anti-inflammatory properties. It soothes the inflamed sore throat as well as gut lining, healing stomach ulcers and for respiratory system it acts as expectorant.
Ela (Elettaria cardamomum): It has excellent properties like anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, expectorant, stimulant, carminative, digestive, antispasmodic. It helps in balancing vata and kapha dosha in the respiratory tract. It is helpful in bad breathe, cough etc.
Lavang (Syzygium aromatic): Also known as clove balances kapha and pitta dosha. It is highly effective in cold, cough, asthma, wheezing, breathing difficulties, hiccups and also helpful in digestive disorders.
Javitri (Nutmeg): It helps in clearing throat, asthma, helpful in sore throat, has water and sputum absorption properties. It significantly reduces the bad breath in mouth, moisture in mouth as well as excessive thirst.
Allopathic counterpart of Kantha sudharak tablet along with its adverse effects:
It is a combination of two salts 2,4-dicholorobenzyl alcohol and amylmetacresol. These both are having antiseptic properties and relieves the discomfort of sore throat by killing bacteria and viruses in the mouth and throat. It provides warm and comfort feeling in throat.
Side effects of 2,4-dicholrobenzyl alcohol:
Difficulty in breathing
Swelling on face, throat, neck and throat
Hypersensitivity is increased
Side effects of amylmetacresol:
Cannot be given in pregnancy
Not recommended for children under 12 years of age
Do not exceed recommended dose