Asava & Arishta

Saribadyasavam (Sarivadyasava)

Saribadyasavam (Sarivadyasava) is useful in urinary and renal disorders. It increases urine flow. It reduces burning sensation occurring during urination. It improves functions of kidneys and increases elimination of toxins in the urine. It also increases excretion of uric acid, urea, and creatinine. In such cases, it is used in combination with Punarnavarishta and Chandraprabha Vati. It is also useful in urinary tract infections in which it is used along with Chandanasava and Chandanadi Vati.

Ingredients (Composition)

Sariva (Anantmool or Indian Sarsaparilla) – Hemidesmus Indicus1 Part
Nagarmotha or Mustak (Nut Grass) – Cyperus Rotundus1 Part
Lodhra – Symplocos Racemosa1 Part
Bargad or Barh (Indian Banyan) – Ficus Benghalensis bark1 Part
Pipal Tree (Sacred Fig) – Ficus Religiosa Bark1 Part
Kachur (Zedoary) – Curcuma Zedoaria1 Part
Padmaka – Prunus Cerasoides1 Part
Netrabala (Sugandha Bala) – Pavonia Odorata1 Part
Patha – Cissampelos Pareira1 Part
Amalaki (Amla or Indian Gooseberry) – Phyllanthus Emblica1 Part
Guduchi (Giloy or Heartleaf Moonseed) – Tinospora Cordifolia1 Part
Ushira or Khas (Vetiver) – Vetiveria Zizanioides1 Part
Safed Chandan (White Sandalwood) – Santalum Album1 Part
Lal Chandan (Red Sandalwood) – Pterocarpus Santalinus1 Part
Ajwain (Carom Seeds) – Trachyspermum Ammi1 Part
Kutki – Picrorhiza Kurroa1 Part
Elachi (Green Cardamom) – Elettaria Cardamomum1 Part
Badi Elaichi (Black Cardamom or Nepal Cardamom) – Amomum Subulatum1 Part
Tejpata (Indian Bay Leaf) – Cinnamomum Tamala1 Part
Kuth or Kushta (Indian Costus Root) – Saussurea Lappa1 Part
Haritaki or Harad (Chebulic Myrobalan) – Terminalia Chebula1 Part
Sanay or Swarna Patri (Indian Senna) – Cassia Angustifolia1 Part
Warm Water128 Parts
Gur – Jaggery75 Parts
Dhataki Flower- Woodfordia Fruticosa2.5 Parts
Munakka – Vitis Vinifera Variety15 Parts
  1. Take water and in Asava Vessel or earthen pot, add all other ingredients and mix them well.
  2. Seal the vessel with a clay smeared cloth smeared.
  3. Now, leave it for 30 days in Asava place.
  4. After 30 days, filter the liquid (Saribadyasavam) and preserve it in food-grade bottles.

Pharmacological Actions

Saribadyasavam has following medicinal properties:

  • Nephroprotective
  • Anti-gout
  • Antihyperuricemic
  • Detoxifying
  • Diuretic
  • Anti-syphilis
  • Depurative (purifies blood)

Dosha Karma

Saribadyasavam mainly pacifies Pitta Dosha. It also balances the Vata Dosha and Kapha Dosha.

Therapeutic Indications

Sarivadyasava is helpful in following health conditions.

  1. Hyperuricemia and gout
  2. Uremia (along with Punarnavarishta and Chandraprabha Vati)
  3. Alkanuria
  4. Indigouria
  5. Urobilinuria
  6. Hematuria ((along with Kamdudha Ras)
  7. Nephritis
  8. Skin diseases
  9. Renal diseases (along with Punarnavarishta and Chandraprabha Vati)
  10. Urinary tract infections (UTI)
  11. Kidney stones
  12. Dysuria

Saribadyasavam Uses & Benefits

Saribadyasavam mainly acts on kidneys, skin, and blood. It increases excretion of toxins by improving kidney functions.

Saribadyasavam Dosage

The general dosage of Sarivadyasava is as follows.
Children (above the age of 5 years)2.5 to 10 ml
Adults10 to 30 ml
Maximum Possible Dosage60 ml Per Day (in divided doses)
Doses: Twice a day with equal amount of water
Best Time to Take: After Food

Safety Profile

Sarivadyasava is considerably safe for most individuals.

Side Effects of Sarivadyasava

There are no side effects reported with Sarivadyasava.


There are no side effects reported with Sarivadyasava.

Pregnancy & Lactation

The safety profile of Saribadyasavam is not well established for pregnant women and lactating mothers. Consult an ayurvedic physician before using Saribadyasavam during pregnancy and lactation.

Subscribe to Ayur Times

Get notification for new articles in your inbox

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.

Related Articles

Check Also
Back to top button