Dhanvantara Taila is used to treat arthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, joint pain, inflammation and nervous disorders. It is also used post-delivery by women for massaging purpose. Very effective for external application in several vata disorders like convulsion,
diplegia, hemiplegia, dysuria & anuria. The massage of this oil nourishes infants and the
puerperal mother. It is a recuperative taila for exhausted & over worked persons. The “mridu
paka” of this taila is used for oral consumption in certain heart diseases under strict
medical supervision. “Nasya” with this taila cures hiccups.