|Title of Invention||
"AN AYURVEDIC EYE DROP COMPOSITION"
|Abstract||An ayruvedic eye drop composition comprising: Apamarg (Achyranthus aspera) — 0.1-0.3%w/v Punarnawa (Boerrhavia diffusa) — 0.1-0.3% w/v Plash (Butea monospermd) — 0.1-0.3%w/v Fitkari (Alum) -- 0.04-0.06% w/v Tuth (Copper Sulphate) -- 0.04-0.06% w/v Peppermint (Mentha pipreta) -- 0.0005-0.015% w/v Taknamal (Borax) — 1-3% w/v Yashad (Zinc Sulphate) - 0.04-0.06% w/v Phenyl mercuric nitrate (antifungal) -- 0.001-0.003% w/v|
|Full Text||This invention relates to an Ayurvedic eye drop composition for treatment of various eye diseases particularly in improving eye-sight by the flating of the cornea and interior surface of the lens. •
The existing Ayurvedic eye drops known as ITTONE eye drops and 'lyco' are
manufactured by Dey's Medical Stores, Calcutta and Murari Brothers at Delhi
respectively. The composition of 'ITONE' eye drops manufactured by Dey's
Medical Stores consists of the following ingredients:
Aqueous extract of
Nimba - 5% v/v
Sobhanjana — 5% v/v
Bhringaraj — 5% v/v
Punarnava — 7.5% v/v
Nirgundi — 5% v/v
Satapatri - 7.5% v/v
Yamani - 2% v/v
Haritaki - 5% v/v
Vibhitaka - 5% v/v
Dhatriphala - 5% v/v
Haridra -- 5% v/v
Karpuram - 3% v/v
Pudina - 2% v/v
Saindhava Laban -- 2% v/v
Madhu - 10% v/v
Ela -- 5% v/v
SwetChandan - 5% v/v
Mukta - 1% v/v
RaktaChandan - 5% v/v
HastiSundi - 5% v/v
TulsiPatra - 5% v/v
These eye drops protects the eyes from pollution and adverse environment of modern life. It also helps to maintain the acuity of vision and is very useful in treatment of eye ailments.
The composition of 'lyco' (in a 5 ml) consists of aqueous distillation of:
Nimba - 25.0 mg.
Bhringraj - 25.0 mg.
HandraAela - 25.0 mg.
RaktaChanden - 25.0 mg.
TulsiPatra - 25.0 mg.
SwetChanden -- 25.0 mg.
Haritaka -- - 37.5 mg.
Nirgund -- 37.5 mg.
Punarnava ~ 50.0 mg.
Satpatri -- 50.0 mg.
Yamini -- 15.0 mg.
Pudina -- 15.0 mg.
Saindhav -- 15.0 mg.
Kaporr -- 15.0 mg.
Fitkari -- 15.0 mg.
'lyco' eye drops is used in eyesore, conjunctivitis, trachoma, redness and other eye diseases.
The aforesaid eye drops do not improve the eye sight.
-The object of this invention is to provide an eye drop composition which is mainly used to improve the eye sight by the flating of comea and interior of the lens and activate nerve inside the eye ball.
The second object of the invention is to provide the eye drops to cool eyes, protect them from pollution, dust, smoke, heat, fumes and the like.
To achieve the said objective this invention provides an Ayruvedic eye drop composition which comprises:
Apamarg (Achyranthus aspera) -- 0.1-0.3%w/v
Punarnawa (Boerrhavia diffusd) - 0.1-0.3%w/v
Plash (Butea monospermd) -- 0.1-0.3%w/v
Fitkari (Alum) -- 0.04-0.06% w/v
Tuth (Copper Sulphate) -- 0.04-0.06% w/v
Peppermint (Menthapipreta) - 0.0005-0.015% w/v
Taknamal (Borax) - 1-3% w/v
Yashad (Zinc Sulphate) - 0.04-0.06% w/v
Phenyl mercuric nitrate (antifungal) - 0.001-0.003% w/v
This invention will now be described with the following example: Example 1:
The Ayruvedic eye drop composition known as 'Isotin eye drop', which consists of the following ingredients:
Apamarg (Achyranthus asperd) — 0.25% w/v
Punarnawa (Boerrhavia diffusd) -- 0.25% w/v
Plash (Butea monosperma) -- 0.25% w/v
Fitkari (Alum) - 0.05% w/v
Tuth (Copper Sulphate) - 0.05% w/v
Peppermint (Mentha pipretd) — 0.01% w/v
Taknamal (Borax) - 2.0% w/v
Yashad (Zinc Sulphate) - 0.05% w/v
Phenyl mercuric nitrate (antifungal) -- 0.002% w/v
The instant eye drop composition is useful for following eye diseases:
Myopia, hypermetropia, Maculoir degeneration, Diabetic- Renilinopathy, colour blindness after cataract surgery, lenticular opacity, apiphora, blephritis, dacryosistitser severe and conjunction keratities.
1-2 drops, two or three times a day.
1. An ayruvedic eye drop composition comprising:
Apamarg (Achyranthus asperd) -- 0.1-0.3%w/v
Pimarnawa (Boerrhavia diffusa) -- 0.1-0.3% w/v
Plash (Butea monospermd) — 0.1 -0.3% w/v
Fitkari (Alum) - 0.04-0.06% w/v
Tuth (Copper Sulphate) ~ 0.04-0.06% w/v
Peppermint (Mentha pipretd) - 0.0005-0.015% w/v
Taknamal (Borax) ~ 1-3% w/v
Yashad (Zinc Sulphate) ~ 0.04-0.06% w/v
Phenyl mercuric nitrate (antifungal) ~ 0.001 -0.003% w/v
2. An ayruvedic eye drop composition substantially as herein described
with reference to the foregoing example.
|Indian Patent Application Number||1471/DEL/1996|
|PG Journal Number||04/2008|
|Date of Filing||02-Jul-1996|
|Name of Patentee||DR. MAHENDRA SINGH BASU|
|Applicant Address||2 KIRTI NAGAR BAREILLY 243005, U.P., INDIA.|
|PCT International Classification Number||A61K 35/78|
|PCT International Application Number||N/A|
|PCT International Filing date|