Scientific Basis for Ayurvedic Therapies

@inproceedings{Mishra2007ScientificBF,
  title={Scientific Basis for Ayurvedic Therapies},
  author={Lakshmi Chandra Mishra},
  year={2007}
}
Detoxification of Croton tiglium L. seeds by Ayurvedic process of Śodhana
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Physicochemical characterization of Suvarna Bhasma, its toxicity profiling in rat and behavioural assessment in zebrafish model.
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An evidence-based study on Suvarna Bhasma regarding its physicochemical properties, toxicity and efficacy is presented and it is revealed that it contained spherical gold nanoparticles, which was nontoxic in rat model at the does tested.
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