Siddha Choornam

Seenthil Choornam

Seenthil Choornam is a Siddha Medicine mainly used for intermittent fevers and chronic fevers. It also reduces inflammation, so it is indicated in all diseases in which inflammation occurs. In addition, it is used to treat disorders of the digestive system and respiratory system. In the digestive system, it is beneficial for the management of mild diarrhea occurring with mucus discharge, hyperdipsia (intense thirst), heartburn, indigestion, Flatulence, constipation, mild stomachalgia (stomach ache) and splenomegaly. In the respiratory system, it is used to manage recurrent upper respiratory tract infections, recurrent cough, recurrent common cold, persistent sneezing (along with black pepper), and asthma.

Ingredients (Composition)

Shindilakodi (Tinospora Cordifolia)100%

Medicinal Properties

Seenthil Choornam has following medicinal properties:

  1. Mild antipyretic
  2. Adaptogen
  3. Antacid
  4. Anticancer
  5. Anti-constipation
  6. Anti-gout
  7. Anti-inflammatory
  8. Anti-mutagenic
  9. Antioxidant
  10. Antipruritic
  11. Anti-stress
  12. Carminative
  13. Digestive Stimulant
  14. Febrifuge
  15. Gastrointestinal protective
  16. Hematogenic (helps in formation of red blood cells)
  17. Immunomodulatory
  18. Mild Analgesic
  19. Rejuvenative

Therapeutic Indications

  1. Intermittent fevers
  2. Chronic fevers
  3. Constipation
  4. Flatulence
  5. Heartburn
  6. Hyperdipsia (intense thirst)
  7. Hyperacidity
  8. Indigestion
  9. Mild diarrhea occurring with mucus discharge
  10. Mild stomachalgia (stomach ache)
  11. Splenomegaly
  12. Asthma
  13. Persistent sneezing (along with black pepper)
  14. Recurrent common cold
  15. Recurrent cough
  16. Recurrent upper respiratory tract infections
  17. Internal hemorrhages
  18. Poisonous bites
  19. Jaundice
  20. Helminthiasis
  21. General debility (mainly that occurs after fever or chronic disease)
  22. Anaemia
  23. Seminal weakness
  24. Erysipelas
  25. Emaciation
  26. Urinary tract infections (along with other medicines)

Seenthil Choornam Benefits & Medicinal Uses

Seenthil Choornam contains Tinospora Cordifolia, so it has all benefits that you get with Tinospora Cordifolia.

Read More: Tinospora Cordifolia

Dosage & Administration

Children250 mg to 1.5 grams
Adults1 to 3 grams

How to Take Seenthil Choornam

Doses (how many times should I take?)2 to 3 times
Right Time (When should I take?)After Meal
AdjuvantWith ghee or  warm water

Safety Profile

Seenthil Choornam contains only Tinospora Cordifolia, which is the safest herb. It is likely safe for children, adults, pregnant women and lactating mothers.

Dr. Jagdev Singh

Dr. Jagdev Singh (B.A.M.S., M. Sc. in Medicinal Plants) is an Ayurvedic Practitioner and Herbalist. He has successfully treated thousands of patients with Ayurveda (including Herbal Ayurvedic Medicine and Ayurvedic Diet). Ayur Times is an initiative of his efforts to bring quality information on Indian Medicine with the highest level of relevancy and scientific evidence.


  1. Dear Dr. Jagdev Singh,
    Your posts are very knowledgeable and informative. Keep up you good work with God’ blessings.

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