Ayurvedic Proprietary Medicine

Vaidrishi Arshkalp

Vaidrishi Arshkalp is an ayurvedic proprietary medicine used for the treatment of piles (hemorrhoids). These capsules are beneficial for all types of piles including the bleeding and non-bleeding piles. It provides relief from the symptoms like pain, discomfort and burning sensation. It can also be used to treat the other anorectal diseases such as Fistula-in-Ano.

Ingredients (Composition) of Vaidrishi Arshkalp

INGREDIENTSQUANTITY (500 mg Capsule contains:)
Kutki – Picrorhiza Kurroa300 mg
Neem – Azadirachta Indica30 mg
Kali Mirch (Black Pepper) – Piper Nigrum30 mg
Daruhaldi (Aristata Berberis)30 mg
Sonth (Dried ginger) – Zingiber Officinale30 mg
Nagkesar – Mesua Ferrea30 mg
Chitrak – Plumbago Zeylanica30 mg
Haritaki (Harar) – Terminalia Chebula20 mg

Medicinal Properties

  • Anti-hemorrhagic
  • Anti-inflammatory
  • Analgesic
  • Antibacterial
  • Anti-parasitic
  • Detoxification
  • Antilipemic
  • Hepatoprotective

Therapeutic Indications

  1. Piles
  2. Fistula-in-Ano
  3. High cholesterol
  4. Jaundice

Benefits & Medicinal Uses

However, Vaidrishi Arshkalp is used for piles treatment, but according to ingredients, it is also beneficial in other health conditions. A few of them are discussed here.

Piles (Hemorrhoids)

Vaidrishi Arshkalp is indicated in the management of piles. Piles occur due to the enlargement of the veins in the anorectal region as a result of an excessive strain on their walls. It usually occurs due to chronic constipation and results in the formation of masses, or clumps of tissue protruding during defecation.

The mass constitutes of the enlarged blood vessels, muscle tissues, and elastic fibers. Patients with piles experience pain while passing stools. This condition may also cause bleeding while defecation. Over a period of time, it may lead to anemia due to the loss of blood.

Vaidrishi Arshkalp is an effective medication to treat this problem. It works by removing the root cause of the illness, which is constipation. It helps to prevent the need for straining for stools. This medicine boosts the functions of the digestive tract and improves the bowel movements. Vaidrishi Arshkalp capsules act as a natural laxative. The herbs used in this preparation also produce an anti-spasmodic action. The cumulative result of these actions ensures an ease in passing stools.

The herbs present in Arshkalp also produce a mild analgesic action and thus, reduce pain. This medicine produces a strong anti-inflammatory action on the anorectal region and helps in reducing swelling, and redness. This action also helps to prevent the worsening of the existing piles. Vaidrishi Arshkalp Capsules can be used to treat piles of all kinds, including bleeding and non-bleeding piles. Regular use of this medication can help to prevent the recurrence of piles in future.


Vaidrishi Arshkalp can be used in the treatment of fistula-in-ano. It is a common condition affecting the anorectal region. It is characterized by the formation of a channel between the skin on the outer side of the anorectal region and the end of the bowels. The common symptoms of this condition include painful defecation, bleeding while passing stools and a discharge of pus through the opening, in case the fistula is infected. The antihemorrhagic action produced by Vaidrishi Arshkalp controls bleeding while passing stools. The analgesic action of this medicine provides relief from pain. This medicine also acts as an antibacterial action and reduces the risk of infection in the affected tissues. It also helps to destroy the bacteria and ensures rapid healing in case of superadded infection of the affected part. Vaidrishi Arshkalp can help to reduce the symptoms of fistula and also prevent its recurrence.


Vaidrishi Arshkalp is beneficial in the treatment of jaundice because it contains a high amount of Kutki, a hepatoprotective herb. Jaundice is a symptom characterized by a yellowish discoloration of the eyes, nails, and the skin. It is caused by the diseases affecting the liver. Vaidrishi Arshkalp corrects the underlying hepatic disorder and helps to reduce the yellowish discoloration.

Digestive complaints

Vaidrishi Arshkalp capsules are beneficial for boosting the health of the gastrointestinal system. It promotes the peristaltic movements of the intestine. It also acts as a carminative and laxative agent. These actions help in providing relief from flatulence and pain in the abdomen. It also reduces discomfort in the abdomen caused due to indigestion and gas formation.

Vaidrishi Arshkalp acts as a mild laxative and provides relief from constipation. It produces an anti-spasmodic action and helps to get rid of a colicky pain in the abdomen. It works by correcting the Vata dosha in the body. It also purifies the blood by eliminating the toxins from the body. This action is attributed to Kutki present in it.

It is an effective colon cleanser that produces a smooth cleansing action. It reduces the burning sensations and helps to maintain a healthy digestive system.

The antibacterial and anti-parasitic actions produced by the herbs in this medicine help to get rid of the infections in the digestive tract. It stimulates the secretion of digestive juices in the stomach thus improving the digestion of food. It promotes the digestive fire or Pitta, and thus, enhances the breakdown and assimilation of foods.

High Cholesterol

Vaidrishi Arshkalp capsules produce an antilipemic action. A decline in the level of cholesterol can be observed after using this medicine. It also protects the heart, brain, and the other vital organs in the body against the effects of high cholesterol levels. The lipid-regulating action of Vaidrishi Arshkalp helps to reduce the risk of heart diseases and stroke.

Vaidrishi Arshkalp Dosage

Vaidrishi Arshkalp can be used in a dose of 1 or 2 capsules twice a day. The dose may be changed depending on the intensity of the symptoms. For the first 3 days, one or two capsules of this medicine should be taken before the breakfast with a glass of milk. This should be followed by a dose of 2 capsules in the morning and 2 capsules in the evening before dinner. The doses should be taken on an empty stomach. Patients are advised to take the capsules with lukewarm water or buttermilk.

Safety Profile

Vaidrishi Arshkalp is considerably safe and well-tolerated in most individuals. There are no side effects observed with the use of Vaidrishi Arshkalp.


The strict diet should be followed during the first 3 days of beginning the treatment with this medicine. The diet should comprise only of chapatti with Mung Dal, Milk without sugar, Wheat Dalia without any sugar or salt and plain water. Adding salt or condiments to the food should be avoided.

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    1. The duration of treatment with Arshkalp varies individual-to-individual. In most cases, the patient gets relief from constipation within a week and from first and second-degree hemorrhoids within a month.

  1. I’m using this arsh kalp medicine.
    This time what I eat for daily diet.
    Or what No eat foods of this time.
    Plzz give reply…

  2. I am having a 4th degree piles. What is the best way to take this arshkalp and the diet i need to maintain.

  3. Used kit for first 3 days but no relief, it’s only around one month old problem. Customer care executive says for using another kit for next 3 days. What should I do pls help?

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