Bhringraj Asava is one of the Ayurvedic medicines. It is mainly used to gain weight and to relieve tiredness as in emaciation. It contains 5 – 10 % of self generated alcohol. The self generated alcohol and the water present in the product acts as a media to deliver water and alcohol soluble active herbal components to the body.
Bhringraj Asava dose: 12 – 24 ml once or two times a day, usually after food. If the taste is not tolerated, it can be mixed with equal quantity of water.
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.
It is used to treat emaciation and excessive tiredness.
It helps to relieve cold, cough and bronchitis
It helps to gain weight and to relieve tiredness.
It boosts immunity.
It acts as natural aphrodisiac.
It is a medicine with high nutritive value.
Bhringarajasav for hair fall:
Doctors also use this for the treatment of hair fall. Bringraj – Eclipta alba has hair growth promoting activity, both with oral intake and external application. It is the main ingredient of this medicine.
Hair growth is also related with cell rejuvenation and anti ageing qualities. Bringrajasav being one such medicine, is very useful to treat hair loss and early graying of hairs. It is also used in grey hair treatment.
There are no known side effects with this product.
Higher dose may cause slight burning sensation.
Bhringaraja – Eclipta alba – decoction – 12.288 liters
Guda – Jaggery – 9.6 Kg
Haritaki – Terminalia chebula – 384 g
Pippali – Long pepper – 96 g
12 grams of each of
Jatiphala – Nutmeg – Myristica fragrans
Lavanga – Clove – Syzygium aromaticum
- Twak – Cinnamon
- Patra – Cinnamomum tamala
- Ela – Cardamom
- Nagakeshara – Mesua ferrea
This formula is mentioned in two Ayurvedic books –
1. Gada Nigraha – Asava prakarana
2. Sahasra Yoga – Asavarishta Prakarana
Baidyanath, Sandu, Dabur, Nagarjuna – Bhrungaraajaasavam