Asava & Arishta

Balamritam Ingredients, Benefits, Uses & Dosage

Balamritam is an ayurvedic supplement for children. It is an appetizer, digestive, and tonic. It increases appetite and improves digestion. It gives strength to the body and provides some nutrient present in raisins. Raisins are the main ingredient of Balamritam. It is also useful for improving the growth and body weight in children.

Ingredients (Composition)

The main ingredient of Balamritam is Draksha (Vitis Vinifera). The complete list of ingredients of Balamritam is provided below.

Ingredient Each 5 ml is prepared from
Draksha (Raisins) – Vitis Vinifera 617.5 mg
Talispatra – Abies Webbiana 125 mg
Chavika – Piper Cubeba 125 mg
Kali Mirch (Black Pepper) – Piper Nigrum 125 mg
Pippali (Long Pepper) – Piper Longum fruit 24.5 mg
Pippali (Long Pepper) – Piper Longum root 24.5 mg
Sonth (Ginger Rhizome) – Zingiber Officinale 24.5 mg
Yashtimadhu (Licorice) – Glycyrrhiza Glabra 24.5 mg
Sariva (Indian Sarsaparilla) – Hemidesmus Indicus 49.5 mg
Akshodha – Juglans Regia 49.5 mg
Badam (Almond) – Prunus Dulcis 49.5 mg
Rambhaphala (Banana) 49.5 mg
Hintalaphala 49.5 mg
Dhataki Flowers – Woodfordia Fruticosa 197.5 mg
Sharkara – Sugar 2.47 grams
Shahad (Madhu) – Honey 617.5 mg

Pharmacological Actions

Balamritam has following medicinal properties:

  • Appetizer
  • Strengthening
  • Digestive
  • Anti-constipation
  • Antiflatulent
  • Carminative

Therapeutic Indications

Balamritam is helpful in following health conditions.

  • Loss of appetite
  • Poor digestion
  • Underweight
  • Emaciation
  • Intestinal gas
  • Excessive flatulence

Balamritam Dosage

The general dosage of Balamritam is as follows.
Children (below the age of 5 years) 1 to 5 ml
Children (above the age of 5 years) 5 to 10 ml
Maximum Possible Dosage 40 ml Per Day (in divided doses)
Doses: Twice a day with equal amount of water
Best Time to Take: After Food

Safety Profile

Balamritam is considerably safe for most individuals.

Side Effects of Babularishta

There are no side effects reported with Balamritam.


There are no contraindications for Balamritam.

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Dr. Jagdev Singh

Dr. Jagdev Singh (B.A.M.S., M. Sc. in Medicinal Plants) is an Ayurvedic Practitioner and Herbalist. He has successfully treated thousands of patients with Ayurveda (including Herbal Ayurvedic Medicine and Ayurvedic Diet). Ayur Times is an initiative of his efforts to bring quality information on Indian Medicine with the highest level of relevancy and scientific evidence.

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