Dashamoola Katutraya Kashayam – Benefits, Dose, Side Effects And Ingredients

Dashamoola Katutraya Kashayam is a very famous Ayurvedic medicine in liquid form. It is widely used in the treatment of respiratory conditions. This medicine is formulated based on Kerala Ayurveda practice.


It is used in the Ayurvedic treatment of Asthma, bronchitis, Cough and related chest pain. It has anti inflammatory and broncho-dilatory effect.


Dasamula Kadutraya Kashayam dose: 
The dose is 12 – 24 ml, before food, at about 6 am and 6pm or as directed by Ayurvedic doctor.
It is usually advised to add equal amount of water to the kashayam.
It is advised to have a little honey after taking / along this medicine.

Dose of Kashayam tablet is – 2 tablets 2 times a day before food or as directed by Doctor.

With western medicines
Seek your doctor’s advice if you are taking this product along with other western (allopathic/modern) medicines. Some Ayurvedic herbs can interact with modern medicine.
If both Ayurvedic and allopathic medicines are advised together, then it is best to take allopathic medicine first, wait for 30 minutes and then, after a gap of 15 – 30 minutes, take Ayurvedic medicine or as directed by the physician.

Can this be used while taking Homeopathic medicine?
Yes. This product does not react with homeopathic medicine.

With supplements like multivitamin tablets, Omega 3 fatty acids etc?
Yes. Generally, this product goes well with most of the dietary supplements. However, if you are taking more than one product per day, please consult your doctor for an opinion.

Diet, lifestyle advice

Avoid excessive exercise, refrigerated water drinking, exposure to mist, cold wind.
Avoid excessive spices and deep fried foods.
Have more of turmeric and curry leaves in diet.

Side Effects, Adjuvants

Co-drink –
Honey or musk.

Side effects

Dashamoola Katutraya Kashaya Side Effects: 
There are no known side effects of this medicine.
Higher dose may cause gastritis.

Ingredients, Contents, Reference

Dasamoola Katutraya Kashayam Ingredients: 
Dashamoola – group of ten herbs. –
Bilva – Aegle marmelos
Agnimantha – Premna mucronata
Shyonaka – Oroxylum indicum
Patala – Stereospermum suaveolens
Gambhari – Gmelina arborea
Brihati – Solanum indicum
Kantakari – Solanum xanthocarpum
Gokshura – Tribulus terrestris
Shalaparni – Desmodium gangeticum
Prishnaparni – Uraria picta
Katutraya – refers to Trikatu – Pepper, long pepper and ginger
Vrisha – Adhatoda vasica

It is added with 8 parts of water, boiled and reduced to quarter part, filtered.

Sahasrayoga Kashayaprakarana 107

Dashamoola katutraya kashayam, tablet is the kashayam in tablet form. Its dose is two tablets two times a day before food.
Dashamula Katutraya Kwatha churna is the herbal coarse powder of the above herbs.

Shloka, Sanskrit Verse


Nagarjuna – Dashamoola Katuthrayam Kashaayam, Dashamoola Katuthrayam Kashaayam Tablet

Please consult your doctor before taking this medicine.
This article is written by Dr. Janardhana V Hebbar BAMS, MD (Ayu), PGDPSM, Managing Director, Easy Ayurveda Hospital.
It is reviewed by Dr. Raviganesh Mogra BAMS, MD (Ayu), Chief Medical Officer, Easy Ayurveda Hospital

28 thoughts on “Dashamoola Katutraya Kashayam – Benefits, Dose, Side Effects And Ingredients”

  1. I have mucus secreation problem in my nose. I get sob after i come out of ac room to normal room. Feels better after post nasal drip or throwing mucus out by sneezing or blowing my nise. Will this medicine benefit for my problem?

  2. As I am recovering From Bike Accident Now And Due to That I am Overweight Too and Have Slight Wheezing With Closed Nose ….And I have Already Brought Dashmoolakaduthrayam Kashayam …So Consuming This Will Help Me In Curing Asthma And Closed Nose and Sneezing…As I think All These Are Happening due to Pitta Kabha Dosha Inside Me So will This help Me ….And What All are The Patyam I should Follow While Consuming Dashmoolakaduthrayam ….

  3. Hi Doc. I am having swollen lymph nodes under my chin. Doc told me it must be because of throat infection as my throat is dry and red now, though I don’t have any fever. Doc prescribed me amoxicillin antibiotics, but I don’t want to take this allopathy medicine as I just undergone ayurveda panchakarma last year July and since then I’m not taking any allopathy medicine. One of the Ayurveda doc in Malaysia prescribed me this medicine to cure my infection. May I get your advise pls. Tq

  4. I have been prescribed dasamoola katuthrayam kashayam for shoulder pain by the doctor along with other medicines. Is this medicine have any relevance to the shoulder pain?

  5. hallo doctor i have mild tinnitus my doctor prescribed dashamoola kaduthrayam nd agasthya rasayanam nd some oil to put n my bead can it be cured

  6. I have been prescribed dasamoola katuthrayam kashayam for scitica pain by the doctor along with other medicines. Is this medicine have any relevance to the scitica pain?

  7. Sir, I am using the dasmoola kaduthrayam kashayam for my respiratory disease. Sir can I drink alcohol while using this medicine. Please advise


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