(Herbal Healthcare Division of Bangalore Pharmaceutical and Research Laboratory Private Limited)
• Reestablishes normal neuronal activities
• Non sedative & safe for day time use
• Safe for long term use
|Maricha||Piper nigrum berry|
|Chavya||Piper chabab stem|
|Tantu Pashan Bhasma*|
Presentation: Blister pack of 12 X 10s
Indications: Grandmal, Petitimal, Focal epilepsy, Myoclonic jerks.
A. Massive Dose No. of Days No. of Tablets
With Pathya (Diet)
4 tabs morning + 4 tabs evening 3 days 24
3 tabs morning + 3 tabs evening 7 days 42
TOTAL 10 days 66
B. Maintenance Dose
1 tab morning + 1 tabs evening 30 days 60
TOTAL 40 days 126
During massive dose of 10 days the patient should avoid Salt, sour, chillies and spices in the food. He can however take Rice, Chapatti, Roti, Bhakri, Sweet Bread, Ragi Balls, Ghee, Jaggery or Sugar, Tender Coconut Water, Rava Kheer, Shira, Sweet Fruits like Apple, Chikku, `Banana etc. Coffee or Tea is allowed in moderation. Plenty of milk (about 1 liter a day) and ghee are recommended to counter the stomach irritation that may be caused by Maricha. Milk and Ghee also help better absorption of TANTU PASHAN. The patients are free to take their normal diet when maintenance dose is given.
If the patient is taking any anticonvulsant the same has to be continued along with Tantu Pashan therapy till appreciable results are noticed. Anticonvulsant drugs may be gradually tapered off as improvement with Tantu Pashan is noticed.