Ayurvedic Oils

Dhanwantharam Kuzhambu

Dhanwantharam Kuzhambu is ayurvedic medicine formulated for external application. It is used in Ayurvedic Massage and Ayurvedic Dhara Therapy. It is useful in the treatment of paralysis, hemiplegia, quadriplegia and physical weakness. Its massage provides strength to the muscles, ligaments, tendons and skin. Its massage is effective for relieving pain, stiffness, and inflammation of the joints. It is an effective solution for knee pain, osteoarthritis, backache, and spondylosis.

Dhanwantharam Kuzhambu Ingredients

Dhanwantharam Kuzhambu is prepared following ingredients.

Pharmacological Actions

Dhanwantharam Kuzhambu pacifies Vata Dosha. Its local application, massage, and Dhara give relief from pain, stiffness, and inflammation and strengthen the tissues.

Medicinal Properties

  1. Anti-paralytic
  2. Anti-rheumatic or Anti-arthritic
  3. Anti-inflammatory
  4. Analgesic

Ayurvedic Properties

DOSHA KARMA (Effect on Humors)Pacifies mainly VATA DOSHA
Dhatu (Tissue) EffectMAMSA, ASTHI
Organs EffectNerves, Muscles, Bones, Joints, Ligaments, Tendons & Connective Tissues
Main IndicationVata Disorders

Therapeutic Indications

Dhanwantharam Kuzhambu is used as medicated massage oil in Ayurveda. It provides strength and gives relief from pain, swelling, and numbness. Dhanwantharam Kuzhambu also tones the muscles and improves the strength. In Particular, its massage and Dhara Therapy are recommended in following diseases:

  • Quadriplegia
  • Hemiplegia
  • Muscular Weakness
  • Muscular Pains
  • Backache
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Pain

Safety Profile

The external application of Dhanwantharam Kuzhambu is Likely Safe.

Side Effects

There are no side effects reported with Dhanwantharam Kuzhambu external application.

Pregnancy & Lactation

Dhanwantharam Kuzhambu can be used for massage or as an external application without any issue during pregnancy.

There are no adverse effects reported with the use of Dhanwantharam Kuzhambu in lactating mothers and breastfeeding babies.


There are no absolute contraindications for Dhanwantharam Kuzhambu.


  • Arya Vaidya Sala Kottakkal
  • AVN Ayurveda Formulations
  • AVP Coimbatore
  • Nagarjuna Ayurvedic Group

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  1. I have purchased a bottle of DHANVANTARAM KUZHAMPU. I have also noted another product named DHANVANTARAM KUZHAMBU. Only difference KUZHABU in place of KUZHAPU. Are these two oils totally different?

    My main concern is a weakness in leg muscles, backache, an imbalance in walking due to spondylosis, neck stiffness.

    I am 77 years old. Should I discontinue D/KUZHAMPU and start using D/ KUZHAMBU.

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