Unani Remedy for Sexual Disorder, Pakistan, 1970-1981

Made:
1970-1981 in Pakistan
maker:
Hamdard (Waqf) Laboratories

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Plastic bottle of Kushta Qal'al powder in box with instructions by Hamdard Dawakhana (Waqf) Pakistan, 1970-1981

The powdered root ‘Kushta Qal'al’ is prescribed by Unani Tibb practitioners to combat sexual disorders. These include premature ejaculation and erectile dysfunction. Unani Tibb is an Islamic medical tradition. It is based on ancient Greek principles. It focuses on balance in the body. It is found mostly in Bangladesh, India, Pakistan and the Middle East. This remedy was imported into the United Kingdom from India during the 1970s.

Details

Category:
Materia Medica & Pharmacology
Object Number:
1981-1584 Pt3
Materials:
bottle, plastic and box, cardboard
type:
herbal medicine
taxonomy:
  • drug
  • drug
  • herbal medicine
  • drug
credit:
Gift of Nottingham University (Pharmacy Dept.)