About Dhootapapeshwar Ashwagandharishta
Ashwagandharishta (Aswagandharishtam) is Ashwagandha based ayurvedic liquid preparation used in a variety of aliment and general debility. It is also a health tonic, which helps restoring strength after a long-standing disease and improves overall health.Generally, Ashwagandharishta is beneficial in all VATA predominance diseases, according to ayurvedic science. It also a good remedy for men’s health problems including infertility and impotency. It helps people suffering with depression, mental disorders, dementia, etc.
Ingredients Of Dhootapapeshwar Aswagandharist
Some of the herbal ingredients of this medicine are
- Ashwagandha (Withania somnifera)
- Manjistha (Rubia cordifolia)
- Musli (Chlorophytum tuberosum)
- Haritaki (Terminalia chebula)
- Daruharidra (Berberis aristata)
- Rasna (Pluchea lanceolata)
- Vidari (Pueraria tuberosa)
- Mustak (Cyperus rotundus)
- Arjuna (Terminalia arjuna)
- Sariva (Indian sarsaparilla)
- Shweta Candana (Santalum album)
- Trivrit (Ipomoea turpethum)
- Rakta Candana (Pterocarpus santalinus)
- Chitraka (Plumbago zeylanica)
- Vacha (Acorus calamus)
Indications Of Aswagandharist
Ashwagandharishta (Aswagandharishtam) is helpful in following health problems.
- Physical weakness
- Psychological problems
- Sadness and drowsiness
- Anorexia nervosa
- Sleeplessness or insomnia
- Neurological disorders
- Dementia or memory loss
- Brain Atrophy
- Ashwagandharishta reduces joint inflammation and swelling.
- It is also beneficial to build up bone mass with combination of Hadjod, calcium and mineral supplement.
- Osteoporosis or decreased bone mineral density (supportive therapy for strengthening bones and joints and preventing fractures).
- Fibromyalgia or muscular cramps.
- Male infertility
- Erectile dysfunction
- Loss of libido
- Post partum depression (along with saraswatarishta).
- Loss of libido.
- Uterine weakness.
- Recurrent miscarriages.
- Female infertility of unknown origin.
Dosage For Aswagandharista
- 12 – 24 ml. one or two times a day, usually advised after food.
- If needed, equal quantity of water can be added before consumption.
- Traditional dose is – 24 ml.
Precautions For Use Of Aswagandharista
It is safe to use this medicine in lower dose, in children above 5 years of age. During pregnancy, it is best to avoid this / take this only under medical supervision.During lactation period, it can be taken in lower doses, based on doctor’s advice. Ashwagandharishta is POSSIBLY SAFE for most people. Some patients have reported heartburn and acidity after taking Ashwagandharishta. Generally, these side effects occur in people with history of gastritis, GERD or ulcer. Therefore, it is also contraindicated in following diseases.
- Acidity or hyperacidity
- Mouth ulcer
- Sour mouth or throat