Draksharishta or Draksharishtam is a liquid Ayurvedic medicine with dry grapes (raisins) as its main ingredient. It contains 5-10% self-generated alcohol that helps deliver water and alcohol-soluble herbs to the body. It is used in the treatment of a cough, asthma, phthisis, physical weakness, insomnia, vertigo associated with weakness, anorexia nervosa, constipation, loss of appetite, and headache. It provides overall strength to the body and is a good remedy to cure weakness after a chronic disease.
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