ABHAYARISHTHA ( ZANDU)
Widely used in the treatment of hemorrhoids and constipation.
Relieves bloating, improves digestion, difficulty in urination, according to the ancient texts.
Arsha, Udara Roga, Vibandha, Mutrabandha.
Effect on dosha: pacifies vata.
4 Teaspoon twice  a day, usually advised after food.
If needed, equal quantity of water can be added before consumption.
Safe in lower doses for kids above 3 years of age.
Over-dosage should be strictly avoided.
Pregnancy and lactation:
Best to avoid during pregnancy.  Can be taken during lactation period, after consulting doctor.