Bonnisan (Drops & Liquid)


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.


Bonnisan Drops Dosage

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

* Thrice daily

Bonnisan Liquid Dosage

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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  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?

  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.

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