Other names: Ashokaristham, Ashokaristha or Ashokarist
Ashoka Arishtam is a liquid Ayurvedic remedy used to heal menorrhagia, short menstrual cycles, fevers and bleeding hemorrhoids. Ashoka Arishtam acts as a uterine and digestive tonic as well as a hemostatic. It balances all three of the Doshas, especially Vata and Pitta Dosha.
Heavy menstrual bleeding
Dysmenorrhoea (painful periods)
Every 10 ml. is prepared out of:
Ashoka – Saraca asoka – Bark – 4.8 kg
water for decoction – 49.152 liters
Kashayam – decoction – 12.288 liters
Guda – jaggery – Saccharum officinarum – 9.6 kg
Dhataki – Woodfordia fruticosa – flower – 768 g
Musta – Cyperus rotundus – Rhizome – 48 g
Shunti – Ginger – Rhizome – 48 g
Ajaji – Nigella sativa – Fruit – 48 g
Daruharidra – Berberis aristata – Stem – 48 g
Utpala – Nymphaea stellata – flower – 48 g
Haritaki – Terminalia chebula – fruit – 48 g
Vibhitaki – Terminalia bellerica – fruit – 48 g
Amalaki – Amla – Indian gooseberry – fruit – 48 g
Amrasthi – mango seed – 48 g
Jeeraka – cumin seed – 48 g
Vasa – Adhatoda vasica – whole plant – 48 g
Chandana – Santalum album (sandalwood) – 48 g
10 – 20 ml. once or twice a day after food. It can be mixed with an equal quantity of water before drinking.
Common Product Combinations
Chandraprabha Vatika is taken along with Ashoka to heal urinary tract infections and infertlity associated with menstrual problems.
Sukumara Leham or Phalasarpi is taken along with Ashokha in the case of female infertility in general.
Sukumara Kwatham Tablets are administered with Ashoka Arishtam to relieve heavy periods and abdominal pain during the menstrual cycle.
Duration of Use
It can be used for a long period of time on a daily basis. Discuss with
an experienced practitioner.
An over dosage may cause the absence or delay of periods and gastric irritation. It is better to avoid taking this arishtam before food.
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