Ayurvedic Proprietary Medicine

Himcocid (Suspension)

Himcocid Suspension (by Himalaya) is an ayurvedic proprietary medicine helpful in the treatment of gastric disorders. It gives relief in heartburn, acidity, acid dyspepsia, GERD and NSAID induced gastritis.

Ingredients (Composition)

The main ingredient of Himcocid is Kapardak (Varatika) Bhasma, which is potent antacid.

Ingredients5 ml Suspension Contains:
Kapardak (Varatika) Bhasma – Cowrie Shell Calx or Cowry Shell Ash350 mg
Dugdhapashana (Soft Stone) – Magnesium Silicate350 mg
Muktashukti (Mouktika) Bhasma – Pearl Oyster Shell Calx75 mg

Processed in following herbs:

Therapeutic Indications

Himcocid is beneficial in following diseases:

  1. Heartburn
  2. Dyspepsia
  3. Burning sensation in the abdomen
  4. Acid peptic disease (APD)
  5. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  6. Non-ulcer dyspepsia (NUD)
  7. NSAID induced gastritis (inflammation of stomach walls)


Children1/2 to 1 Teaspoon *
Adults1 to 2 Teaspoons *

* Himcocid should be taken after meal twice a day.

The maximum daily total dosage should not exceed from 10 teaspoons.

Caution & Side Effects

However, it is POSSIBLY SAFE in most individuals when taken in recommended dosage.

We have observed increase in pain in patients suffering with Rheumatoid Arthritis after taking Himcocid. Therefore, people with Rheumatoid Arthritis should not to take Himcocid.

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Dr. Jagdev Singh

Dr. Jagdev Singh is a qualified Ayurvedic Practitioner and Herbalist with B.A.M.S. and M. Sc. in Medicinal Plants. He has a wealth of experience in using Ayurveda to treat patients, including the use of herbal medicine and personalized Ayurvedic diets. His passion for spreading accurate and scientific information about Ayurveda and Medicinal Plants led him to create Ayur Times, a trusted resource for those seeking reliable information on the topic. Through his dedicated work, Dr. Singh has helped thousands of patients find relief and improve their health with Ayurveda and Herbal Medicine.

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  1. Hello Sir . I feel burning pain in my left side of the stomach. And I had test for it and it says I have errosive esophegaus and stomach joining. I have used all types of antacid and proton pump inhibitor but nothing cured permanently. Can you please advice me what treatment I should take? Thanks

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