Poothikasavam is an Ayurvedic medicine in liquid form and is  used mainly in the treatment of hemorrhoids, stomach and spleen disorders. 

Reference: Ashtanga Hrudayam

Pootikasavam Dose: 12 – 24 ml. one or two times a day, usually advised after food.
If needed, it can be mixed with equal quantity of water.

Poothikasavam uses:

  • Hemorrhoids
  • Splenomegaly
  • Anemia
  • Sprue
  • Dysuria
  • Rheumatoid arthritis

Poothikasavam ingredients:

  1. Poothika – Chiruvilwa – Bark of Holoptelea integrifolia
  2. Shunti – ginger
  3. Maricha – Black pepper
  4. Pippali – Long pepper


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