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Aravinda Asavam Product Highlight

Aravinda Asavam Product Highlight

by Kate Lewin November 30, 2016

Kottakkal Ayurveda Aravinda Asavam Product Highlight

Aravinda Asavam is a remedy used in the healing of pediatric health disorders. It also improves digestion and supports strength and a healthy body weight in children. It is also useful as a general tonic for all childhood complaints. It is an incredible Ayurvedic remedy that we make according to the specific classical instructions. Read more for ingredients, dosages and common product combinations. 

Other names: Aravindasavam or Aravindasav

Price: $19.99

Sizes Available: 15.216 fl.oz / 450 ml

Every 10 ml. is is prepared out of:

Aravinda (lotus – Nelumbo nucifera) – Flower – 48 g
Usheera (Vetivera zizanioides) – Root – 48 g
Kashmari (Gmelina arborea) – Fruit – 48 g
Utpala (Nymphaea stellata) – Flower – 48 g
Manjishta (Rubia cordifolia) – Root – 48 g
Bala (Sida cordifolia) – Root – 48 g
Jatamansi (Nardostachys jatamansi) – Rhizome – 48 g
Ela – Cardamom – Seed – 48 g
Ambuda – Musta (Cyperus rotundus) – Rhizome – 48 g
Sariva (Hemidesmus indicus) – Root – 48 g
Shiva – Haritaki (Terminalia chebula) – Fruit – 48 g
Vibhitaki (Terminalia bellirica) – Fruit rind – 48 g
Vacha (Acorus calamus) – Rhizome – 48 g
Amalaki – Amla  Fruit – 48 g
Shati (Hedychium spicatum) – Rhizome – 48 g
Shyama – Trivrit (Ipomoea turpethum) – Root – 48 g
Neelini – Indigofera tinctoria – Root – 48 g
Patola (Trichosanthes dioica) – Leaf / Plant – 48 g
Parpata (Fumaria parviflora) – Whole plant – 48 g
Arjuna (Terminalia arjuna) – Stem Bark – 48 g
Madhuka (Madhuca indica) – Flower – 48 g
Yashti madhu (Licorice) – Root – 48 g
Mura (Selinium tenuifolium) – Root – 48 g
Draksha – Dry grapes – Fruit – 960 g 
Dhataki (Woodfordia fruticosa) – Flower – 768 g
water – 24.576 liters
Sugar – 4.8 kg
Honey – 2.4 kg


Effect on Doshas:
Balances all three of the Doshas, especially Kapha and Vata Dosha. (Yay! Nothing like a TriDoshic Ayurvedic medicine.)  


  • Anorexia
  • Intestinal worms
  • Psychiatric complaints in children
  • Stunted growth in comparison to the age of the child

Benefits of Aravinda Asavam:
Aravindasavam is used to increase appetite, weight and strength in children. It also supports the treatment of Grahadosha (psychological problems in children) such as crying without a reason and throwing tantrums.

3 – 12 ml. once or twice a day after food with an equal quantity of water, or as directed by an Ayurvedic professional.

Commonly used product combinations:

Duration of use: It can be used for a long period of time on a daily basis. Discuss with

an experienced practitioner!

Side effects:
A very high dose may cause gastric irritation. Avoid taking this before food.

Reference: Bhaishajya ratnavali, Balaroga context 185 – 189

KM, Tom, and P. J. Benny. "A Review of Phytopharmacological Studies on Some Common Flowers."

Is Aravinda Asavam right for you? Please contact one of our experienced, knowledgable affiliated practitioners to set up a consultation. 



The purpose of this article is to provide information about Ayurveda. This information is not intended for use in the diagnosis, treatment, cure or prevention of any disease. If you have any serious acute or chronic health problems please consult a trained health professional. If you are seeking the medical advice of a trained Ayurvedic practitioner or doctor, call (800) 215-9934 or email us at and we will provide you with our affiliated practitioners. Check with your doctor before taking herbs or using essential oils when pregnant or nursing.

Kate Lewin
Kate Lewin


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