Bonnisan (Drops & Liquid)

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Bonnisan (Drops & Liquid) is an ayurvedic proprietary medicine used in infants and children for prevention and treatment of gastrointestinal disorders. Overall, it is a digestive supplement and promotes healthy growth.

Ingredients (Composition)

The ingredients are same in both preparations, but there is difference in composition. Bonnisan Drops are more concentrated than Bonnisan Liquid is.

Bonnisan Drops Composition

Ingredient1 ML Bonnisan Drops Contains
Dill Oil – Oil of Anethum Graveolens0.00162 ml
Guduchi – Tinospora Cordifolia0.45 mg
Himsra – Capparis Spinosa0.45 mg
Pippali – Piper Longum0.45 mg
Amla (Indian Gooseberry – Emblica officinalis0.45 mg
Kasani – Cichorium Intybus0.45 mg
Kasamarda – Cassia Occidentalis0.45 mg
Haritaki – Terminalia Chebula0.45 mg
Ela (Green Cardamom) -Elettaria Cardamomum0.45 mg
Biranjasipha – Achillea Millefolium0.45 mg
Jhavuka – Tamarix Gallica0.45 mg
Gokshura – Tribulus Terrestris0.45 mg
Punarnava – Boerhavia Diffusa0.45 mg

Bonnisan Liquid Composition

Ingredient5 ML Bonnisan Liquid Contains
Dill Oil – Oil of Anethum Graveolens0.0018 ml
Guduchi – Tinospora Cordifolia0.5 mg
Himsra – Capparis Spinosa0.5 mg
Pippali – Piper Longum0.5 mg
Amalaki (Indian Gooseberry – Emblica officinalis0.5 mg
Kasani – Cichorium Intybus0.5 mg
Kasamarda – Cassia Occidentalis0.5 mg
Haritaki – Terminalia Chebula0.5 mg
Ela (Green Cardamom) -Elettaria Cardamomum0.5 mg
Biranjasipha – Achillea Millefolium0.5 mg
Jhavuka – Tamarix Gallica0.5 mg
Gokshura – Tribulus Terrestris0.5 mg
Punarnava – Boerhavia Diffusa0.5 mg

In addition to these ingredients, Bonnisan Drops and Bonnisan Liquid both are processed with following herbs.

  1. Kamal (Nelumbium Speciosum)
  2. Nagarmotha (Cyperus Scariosus)
  3. Amalaki (Indian Gooseberry – Emblica officinalis
  4. Sugandha Vacha – Kaempferia Galanga
  5. Parpata – Fumaria Officinalis
  6. Vaividang – Embelia Ribes
  7. ArjunaTerminalia Arjuna
  8. Guduchi (Giloy) – Tinospora Cordifolia
  9. Shatapushpa (Saunf or Fennel) – Foeniculum Vulgare
  10. Yavanika (Ptychotis Ajowan)
  11. Ushira (Vetiveria Zizanioides)
  12. Mulethi (Yashtimadhu) – Licorice – Glycyrrhiza Glabra

Medicinal Properties

Bonnisan contains various herbs, which have different healing properties, so Bonnisan has following therapeutic properties.

  1. Carminative
  2. Digestive
  3. Antispasmodic
  4. Appetite stimulant
  5. Anti-nausea
  6. Antisecretory
  7. Antioxidant
  8. Antimicrobial
  9. Antiemetic
  10. Anti-inflammatory
  11. Stomachic
  12. Hepatic Stimulant
  13. Hepato-protective
  14. Anthelmintic
  15. Prebiotic

Therapeutic Indications

Bonnisan is helpful in following health conditions.

Common Digestive Problems in Infants & Children

  1. Baby colic or abdominal pain
  2. Gas
  3. Indigestion
  4. Constipation
  5. Feeding intolerance
  6. Spitting up or gastroesophageal reflux
  7. Mild Nausea & vomiting, but without any serious cause
  8. Flatulence
  9. Bloating

Bonnisan is also indicated for promoting overall health of infants and children. Obviously, a good digestion promotes health and prevents various types of diseases. Therefore, Bonnisan is also recommended as using it as digestive supplement.

Dosage

Bonnisan Drops Dosage

AgeDosage
Infants up to 1 month5 to 10 Drops *
1 month to 6 months10 to 20 Drops *

* Thrice daily

Bonnisan Liquid Dosage

AgeDosage
Infants up to 1 month1/2 Teaspoon (2.5 ml) *
1 month to 6 months1 Teaspoon (5 ml) *
6 months to 3 years2 Teaspoons (10 ml) *

* Thrice daily

Side Effects

Bonnisan is LIKELY SAFE for Infants and children within therapeutic or recommended dosage. There are no adverse reactions reported with the use of Bonnisan.

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24 Comments
  1. J.B. Rongmai says

    My baby girls is 17 days old only, could i give the Himalaya Bonnisan? If yes, please tell me dose.

    1. Dr. Jagdev Singh says

      Yes, it can be used.
      Read: Dosage

  2. Lenneth says

    Can Bonnisan be given to an adult who has no appetite at all?

  3. Joyce says

    When should I give bonnisan to my 10 months old bady,is it before or after a meal.

  4. Saba says

    My child is 8 years old. Can I give bonnisan to her

  5. Gayathri N says

    My boy baby only 10 days, could i give the Himalaya Bonnisan?

    1. Francis says

      Yes see dosage

  6. Tonny says

    Hi, i started giving bonnisam himalaya to my 3weeks baby boy but ever since i started he seems to be crying and defecating than before. Could it be part of its side effects?

  7. Sanjib Das says

    My baby is 4days old may I recommend bonnisan drop? If yes pl inform me doses.

  8. Attia omer says

    My 2.5 years baby is suffering from celiac disease. Does bonnisan can help?

    1. Ayur Times says

      Bonnisan is not indicated in celiac disease. However, it can help to reduce abdominal pain, indigestion, gas, and constipation.

  9. Randeep says

    My 8 weeks puppy got stomach bloat. Can I give bonnisan?

    1. Ayur Times says

      Yes, it should be helpful.

  10. Sayaree Das says

    My 5.5 months baby poops a lot means three or four time a day. Is it normal? She takes bonnison twice/day. Pls answer

    1. Ayur Times says

      Three bowel movements per day is normal. 3 to 4 is also likely normal. You should stop bonnisan for 2 weeks and check if it is the cause of frequent poops. If it causes, then you should stop it.

  11. Kriti says

    My baby is 14 months old, right now she is teething may be. Her stomach is always kind of bloated and from last 2 days she has been crying in the night, does bonnisan help her?

    1. Ayur Times says

      Yes, Bonnisan is likely to help in bloating.

  12. Shirley says

    Can bonnisan liquid helps in treating umbilical hernia in children?

    1. Ayur Times says

      According to ayurveda, aggravated Vata is the cause of all types of hernia. So, if we consider this, Bonnisan should help because it improves the passage of Vayu and pacifies aggravated Vata Dosha in the body, especially in digestive system.

  13. Lunt says

    My two month old baby is having severe colic pain. I can give bonisan daily or not.

    1. Ayur Times says

      Yes, it can be taken as long as recommended by your doctor.

  14. Lunt says

    That mean there is no side effects for this right.

  15. Ayesha says

    My 4 months 20 days baby is suffering from vomiting. Does bonnisan help him?

    1. Ayur Times says

      Vomiting may require immediate medical attention, please visit local clinic. Bonnisan can only be helpful in mild case of vomiting.

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