Yavanyadi Choornam

Yavanyadi Choornam

Reference :Astangahradaya chikitsastana 9/109 -111, Ayurvedic Formulary of India.

Ingredients:

Si.NoSanskrit nameBotanical Name/ Common nameQuantity
1Yavani Trachyspermum ammi1 Part
2Pippalimoola(root)Piper longum1 Part
3TwakCinnamum zeylanicum1 Part
4ElaElettaria cardamomum1 Part
5PatraCinnamomum tamala1 Part
6NagakesaraMesua ferrea1 Part
7NagaraZingiber officinalis1 Part
8MarichaPiper nigrum1 Part
9Agni(chitraka)Plumbago zeylanicum1 Part
10Jala(hrivera)Pavonia odorata1 Part
11Ajaji(swetha jeeraka)Cuminum cyminum1 Part
12Dhanya(dhanyaka)Coriandrum sativum1 Part
13Sauvarchala lavanaSauvarchala salt3 Parts
14VrakshamlaGarcinia indica3 Parts
15DhatakiWoodfordia fruticosa3 Parts
16Krishna(pippali)Piper longum3 Parts
17BilvaAegle marmelos3 Parts
18DhadimaPunica granatum3 Parts
19Dipyaka(ajamoda)Trachyspermum roxburghianum3 Parts
20SitaSuger6 Parts
21kapitthaFeronia elephantum8 Parts

 

Yavanyadi Choornam is an Ayurvedic medicine, The above ingredients are powdered separately and mixed together in specified quantity. This mixture of above mentioned 21 dry herbal powder along with sugar and salt used in the management digestive system and respiratory system related complaints. It is also known as kapittashtaka churnam

Ayurvedic properties:

Roga karma: Athisara, grahani,gulma,udararoga, kasa, shwasa, agnimandya, arsha, peenasa and arochaka.

Dosha karma: Tridoshahara especially kaphavatahara.

Agni karma: Deepana, pachana.

Other gunas: Vatanulomaka, srotoshodaka, hridya and shulahara.

With all the above said properties, this particular medicinal formulation can be used in Digestion related problems like Diarrhoea, indigestion, bloating, loss of appetite, piles, distaste Respiratory system related complaints like asthama, cough, rhinitis and sinusitis, piles, anorexia, sprue.

Dose :  2 to 4 grams along with honey or butter milk twice daily after food.

Yavanyadi Choornam Side Effects:  In very higher doses, it may cause gastric irritation.

 

 

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