It is widely used as medicine and also in preparatory procedures called snehakarma for the treatment of deep seated ulcers and abscess, sinus, asthma, rhinitis, cough and cold, cardiac diseases, and gout. It is useful in cooling the inflamed part of the body, mostly due to aggravated pitta. Conditions such as psoriasis and arthritis have traditionally been treated with this ghritam. Improve digestion. Purify the blood from toxins. It is also beneficial in skin disorders of Vata and Kapha predominance. It is more efficacious in vatashonita wounds.