Balaguluchyadi Kashayam (Kwatham)
Balaguluchyadi Kashayam (Kwatham) is an ayurvedic medicine mainly used for arthritic disorders, especially Rheumatoid Arthritis, Gout, and Hyperuricemia. In addition, it is also useful in cases of synovitis and general body pains. It reduces joint inflammation, pain, tenderness and burning sensation.
Balaguluchyadi Kashayam Ingredients
|Bala – Sida Cordifolia||12 Parts|
|Guduchi (Giloy) – Tinospora Cordifolia||12 Parts|
|Devdaru – Cedrus Deodara||12 Parts|
|Jatamansi – Nardostachys Jatamansi||1 Part|
|Kushta (Indian Costus Root) – Saussurea Lappa||1 Part|
|Safed Chandan (White Sandalwood) – Santalum Album||1 Part|
|Shallaki (Salai Guggul – Indian Frankincense) – Boswellia Serrata||1 Part|
|Tagara – Valeriana Wallichii||1 Part|
|Ashwagandha – Withania Somnifera||1 Part|
|Sarala (Chir Pine) – Pinus Longifolia||1 Part|
|Rasna – Pluchea Lanceolata||1 Part|
|Note: Balaguluchyadi Kashayam is prepared from the ingredients of Balaguluchyadi Thailam (Oil).|
|Reference: Sahasrayogam, Tail Yoga Prakarana, Balaguluchyadi Thailam|
|Ingredients||10 ml Prepared Out Of|
|Bala – Sida Cordifolia||11.1 grams|
|Guduchi (Giloy) – Tinospora Cordifolia||7.4 grams|
|Devdaru – Cedrus Deodara||3.7 grams|
Balaguluchyadi Kashayam is mainly anti-inflammatory medicine, which is most useful when the patient has joint tenderness and burning sensation. Its main ingredients Bala, Giloy, and Devdaru provide relief from pain acting as an analgesic. In addition, Giloy and Devdaru both detoxify the blood and reduce toxins in the body.
- Anti-rheumatic or Anti-arthritic
|DOSHA KARMA (Effect on Humors)||Pacifies mainly VATA DOSHA & PITTA DOSHA|
|Dhatu (Tissue) Effect||RASA, MAMSA, ASTHI|
|Organs Effect||Nerves, Muscles, Bones & Joints|
Balaguluchyadi Kashayam is indicated in the following health conditions:
- Rheumatoid Arthritis
- Gout & Hyperuricemia
Main Symptoms of its Use
- Joint Tenderness
- Burning Sensation
Dosage & Administration
Balaguluchyadi Kashayam is available in three preparations:
- Balaguluchyadi Kashayam Churna
- Balaguluchyadi Kashayam Liquid
- Balaguluchyadi Kashayam Tablets
Balaguluchyadi Kashayam Churna
If you are using Balaguluchyadi Kashayam Churna, then take 60 grams churna in 960 ml water. Boil to reduce it 120 ml Balaguluchyadi liquid. The dosage is 30 to 60 ml.
|The general dosage of Decoction (Kwath) prepared with Balaguluchyadi Kashayam Churna is as follows.|
|Children||15 to 30 ml *|
|Adults||30 to 60 ml *|
|Maximum Possible Dosage||120 ml Per Day (in divided doses)|
|* Twice a day|
|Best Time to Take: Before Food|
Balaguluchyadi Kashayam Liquid
Balaguluchyadi Kashayam Liquid is readymade concentrated decoction and can be used in the following dosage.
|The general dosage of Balaguluchyadi Kashayam readymade Liquid is as follows.|
|Children||2.5 to 10 ml *|
|Adults||5 to 15 ml *|
|Maximum Possible Dosage||30 ml Per Day (in divided doses)|
|* Twice a day with 4 times boiled and cooled water|
|Best Time to Take: Before Food|
Balaguluchyadi Kashayam Tablets
Balaguluchyadi Kashayam Tablets are the extract tablets of the Balaguluchyadi decoction.
|The general dosage of Balaguluchyadi Kashayam Tablets is as follows.|
|Children||1 tablet *|
|Adults||2 tablets *|
|Maximum Possible Dosage||4 tablets Per Day (in divided doses)|
|* Twice a day with warm water|
|Best Time to Take: 30 minutes Before Food|
|Note: The dosage is according to 1000 mg tablet of Balaguluchyadi Kashayam.|
All available forms of Balaguluchyadi Kashayam are considerably safe and well-tolerated in most individuals when Balaguluchyadi formulations are taken in the recommended dosage under the supervision of an ayurvedic physician. Balaguluchyadi Kwath is well suitable for people having burning sensation and tenderness in the joints.
There are no side effects observed with Balaguluchyadi Kashayam.
Pregnancy & Lactation
The safety profile of Balaguluchyadi Kashayam is not well established for pregnant women. You should consult an ayurvedic physician before using Balaguluchyadi formulations during pregnancy.
Balaguluchyadi Kashayam is likely to be safe to consume by lactating mothers. There are no adverse effects reported with the use of Balaguluchyadi Kwatham in lactating mothers and breastfeeding babies.
- Arya Vaidya Sala Kottakkal
- AVN Ayurveda Formulations
- AVP Coimbatore
- Nagarjuna Ayurvedic Group
Does Bala guluchyadi kshayam reduce ESR?
Yes, Balaguluchyadi Kashayam can help to reduce ESR due to its anti-inflammatory and immunomodulatory properties. However, it may require a long-term treatment.
Can dhanwantharam kwatham tablets and balaguluchyadi tablets be consumed together for rheumatoid arthritis and gouty arthritis?
Yes, both can be taken together.