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Vigour & Vitality - Improving Them Through Unani Medicines!

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Unani Specialist, Kanpur  •  16 years experience
Vigour & Vitality - Improving Them Through Unani Medicines!

The Unani system of medicine evolved in Greece and was first introduced to India by the Arabs. It is also called Unani tibb or Arabian medicine. Hippocrates is known as the father of Unani system of medicine and the theoretical framework of this system is based on his teachings.

  1. This traditional medicinal system was later developed and refined through systematic experiment by the Arabs. 
  2. Unani medicines are safe and effective as they are prepared from medicinal plants, minerals, animal products etc.
  3. In Unani medicine, single drugs or their combinations in raw forms are preferred over and above compound formulations.
  4. The drugs are also said to be safe and free from any side effects.
  5. One of the best Unani medicines to improve vigour and vitality is Arq-e-Amber or Arq Amber. This medicine is used to strengthen the heart, brain, liver and the stomach.
  6. Apart from increasing vigour, it has all the properties to improve general, physical and mental well-being.
  7. It is also an excellent aphrodisiac and is very effective in improving sexual vigour and vitality.


Arq is a liquid obtained by distillation of a number of drugs. These drugs are boiled in a distillation apparatus to get vapours which condense and give arq of these desired drugs. The arq thus contains the volatile part of the drugs.

The ingredients of Arq-e-Amber:

Now that we know what arq is, let’s move on to Arq Amber. This is a Unani medicine which has a slightly acrid taste and is light yellow in colour and smells like a lemon. It is prepared from Amber which is a secretion of Ambra grosea, Musakhkhin or Calorific which increase body warmth. The other ingredients of Arq Amber are basically brain and heart tonics and aphrodisiacs.

Arq Amber-Benefits:

1. Heart tonic tonifies the liver, brain and reproductive organs
2. Eliminates mental fatigue and exhaustion
3. Improves vigour and vitality
4. Increases sexual power
5. Restores energy

Arq-e-Amber- Therapeutic Uses It improves

1. Weakness of the heart
2. Weakness of the brain
3. Weakness of the liver
4. Eliminates fainting and temporary loss of consciousness due to fall in blood pressure
5. Asthenia


  • Arq-e-Amber: 60 ml Arq-e-Amber is taken orally twice a day along with Anar Sharbat. Habbe Amber Momyai is also very useful in increasing sexual vim and vigour in males. It is also an excellent cardio- brain tonic. It also tones nerves and safeguards libido in males. It also removes sexual weaknessimmediately after coitus.
  • Habbe Jawahar: This Unani medicine is beneficial in getting back to one’s feet post the convalescence. It helps you regain vitality and it works by strengthening the sensory and motor parts of the brain and improving the function of gray matter.
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