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Chiruvilwadi kashayam Benefits, Dosage, Ingredients, Side Effects, Reference

Chiruvilwadi kashayam is an Ayurvedic medicine in water decoction form.  It is mainly used in Ayurvedic treatment of piles and fistula. This medicine is also available in Kashayam tablet form.


Chiruvilwadi kashayam benefits:

  • It is used in the Ayurvedic treatment of hemorrhoids, fistula and gulma.
  • It reduces burning sensation.
  • It relieves bloating.
  • It improves digestion power.
  • Excellent in constipation.


Chiruvilwadi Kwatham, Chiruvilwadi kwath, Chiruvilvadi kashayam, Chirivilwadi kashayam
Effect on Tridosha – Calms Vata and Kapha Dosha.


Chiruvilwadi kashaya dosage: 

  • 5 – 10 ml, before food, or on empty stomach, once or twice a day or as directed by Ayurvedic doctor.
  • If the kashayam is concentrated, then it needs to be mixed with equal quantity of water and should be taken.

AVN manufactures this in Kashayam tablet form.
Dose of Chiruvilwadi kashayam tablets is 2 tablets 2 times a day before food or as directed by Ayurvedic doctor.

Adjuvant: Rock salt.

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.

Side Effects

  • There are no recorded side effects of this product in the said dose.
  • In very high dose, it may worsen gastritis.
  • People with high BP should take this product only under medical supervision.


Chirabilwadi kashayam  Ingredients:
It is prepared from the following herbal powder mixture –

  • Chirabilwa – Holoptelea integrifolia
  • Punarnava – Boerhaavia diffusa
  • Vahni – Chitraka – Plumbago zeylanica
  • Abhaya – Terminalia chebula
  • Kana – Long pepper – Piper longum
  • Saindhava – Rock salt
  • Nagara – Ginger – Zingiber officinalis

Mode Of Action

It improves digestion due to hot nature of its ingredients.
Abhaya (Haritaki) – is one among Triphala group of herbs. It helps to ease constipation, has cleansing effect over fistula tract.
Vahni (Chitraka)  is used in treating hemorrhoids since long. Learn about a Chitraka home remedy for hemorrhoids.
Chiruvilwadi kashayam reference:
Sahasrayoga, Kashaya Prakarana


  • AVN Ayurveda Formulations Pvt. ltd – manufactures both kashayam and kashayam tablet
  • Arya Vaidya Pharmacy (AVP)
  • Kottakkal (Arya Vaidya Sala)
  • Nagarjuna – Chiruvilwaadi Kashaayam, Chiruvilwaadi Kashaayam Tablet
  • Santhigiri

Shloka (Sanskrit Verse)

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

43 thoughts on “Chiruvilwadi kashayam Benefits, Dosage, Ingredients, Side Effects, Reference”

  1. i am having this chiruvilvadi kashayam for the last two years. it is very effective for fistula and piles. also very good for constipation.i am using kottakkal product.

  2. I have used chiruvilwadi kashayam and found drastic relief from piles and fistula.. kindly let me know how long could this be taken. Thank you ..

  3. Side effects of alcohol if taken after or before chiruvilwadi or manas mitra tablet or any ayurvedic medicine pls reply

    • Usually it does not develop any rash.
      While taking it needs to be mixed with equal quantity of water.
      If you have developed rashes after taking this medicine, stop it immediately and consult a doctor directly.

  4. I am advised to take chiruvilvam kashayam twice one hour before meals for increased motions. I have to go at least four times in the morning for clear stomach. Please advise.

  5. Hi Sir,

    I have taken chiruvilwadi kashayam for constipation and gas trouble. for one month and stopped it solved the problem . if the bottle is opened what is the expiry time.

  6. I have anal fistula. I’m having chiruvilvadi and varanadi Kashayam for 1 month. But I got swollen 2 times.

    I want know how long it ‘ll take to cure my fistula completely?

  7. My son is Thal major and needs regular blood transfusion every 3 to 4_weeks. He is 8 yrs old. Ayurvedic dr has suggested nirgundyadi kashayam, chiruvilvadi ghrutham, annabhedi tablets. Pls advise.

  8. Sir,
    I have Pile since 3years. present itching and swelling and flamming . what recommende for me . ple. advice me sir


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