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Bhringarajasava

Bhringrajasava is an ayurvedic formulation (Aasava) which helps prevent recurrence of the common cold and persistent cough. It also improves libido and increases stamina and overall strength. Bhringarajasava improves appetite acting on the stomach and liver. It improves liver functions and increases metabolic rate. It provides nourishment and strength to the body.

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The Reference Shloka —

भृंगराजरसद्रोणं गुडस्य द्वितुलां तथा |
प्रस्थार्धं तु हरीतक्याः स्निग्धे भांडे निधापयेत् ||  
पक्षादूर्ध्व पिबेदेनं मात्रयाच यथाबलं |
जातेह्यस्मिन् पुनर्दत्वा पिप्पल्याश्च पलद्वयं ||  
जातीफलं लवंगानि त्वगेलापत्रकेसरं |
धातुक्षयं जयेत्पीतं कासं पंचविधं तथा ||
कृशानां च महापुष्टिं कुरुते च महाबलं ||

bhr̥ṁgarājarasadroṇaṁ guḍasya dvitulāṁ tathā |
prasthārdhaṁ tu harītakyāḥ snigdhe bhāṁḍe nidhāpayet ||
pakṣādūrdhva pibedenaṁ mātrayāca yathābalaṁ |
jātehyasmin punardatvā pippalyāśca paladvayaṁ ||
jātīphalaṁ lavaṁgāni tvagelāpatrakesaraṁ |
dhātukṣayaṁ jayetpītaṁ kāsaṁ paṁcavidhaṁ tathā ||
kr̥śānāṁ ca mahāpuṣṭiṁ kurute ca mahābalaṁ ||

The Contents —

  • Bhringaraja Rasa — Eclipta Alba
  • Guda — Jaggery
  • Haritaki — Terminalia Chebula
  • Pippali — Piper Longum
  • Jatiphala — Myristica Fragrans
  • Lavanga — Syzygium Aromaticum
  • Twak — Cinnamomum Zeylanicum
  • Ela — Elettaria cardamum
  • Patra — Cinnamomum tamala
  • Nagakesara — Mesua ferrea

Actions & Indications —

  • Dhatu Kshaya
  • Panchavidha Kasa
  • Pushtikaraka

The Dosage of Bhringarajasava —

  • Children — 2.5ml to 10ml
  • Adults — 10 to 30ml

Doses — Twice daily

Anupana — With equal amount of water

Time — Immediately after meal

Side effects of Bhringarajasava —

There are no side effects reported with Bhringrajasava.

Contraindications

There are no absolute contraindications for Bhringrajasava.

Pregnancy & Lactation

The safety profile of Bhringrajasava is not well established for pregnant women and lactating mothers. Consult an ayurvedic physician before using Bhringrajasava during pregnancy and lactation.

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