The Use of Metals & Minerals in Ayurvedic and Siddha Medicine

Extreme opinions exist about the use of metals & minerals in Indian Traditional Medicine namely Ayurveda and Siddha Medicine.Very often analytical laboratories publish news articles about the existence of heavy metals such as lead and arsenic in well known Ayurvedic formulations such as Chyavanprash. The interesting factor is that the classical preparation of Chyavanprash does […]