Punarnavadi kashayam Benefits, Dose, Side Effects, Ingredients
Punarnavadi Kashayam is a very famous Ayurvedic medicine in liquid form. It is also known as  Punarnavashtaka kashaya, Punarnavashtak kwath. But there is slight difference. Punarnavadi kashayam contains turmeric as an extra ingredient. But both have quite similar properties and therapeutic action.
Punarnavadi Kashayam benefits:
It is used in the treatment of inflammatory conditions like myxedema, ascites, anasarca.
Some doctors use this medicine as natural diuretic.
It is also used in the treatment of respiratory conditions, cold, cough, dyspnoea, anemia and abdominal pain.
Doctors also use this medicine for the treatment of
Water retention in the body as in case of prolonged steroid therapy.
Punarnavadi Kashayam dose:
The dose is 12 &ndash 24 ml, before food, at about 6 &ndash 7am and 6 &ndash 7 pm or as directed by Ayurvedic doctor.
It is usually advised to add equal amount of water to the kashayam. Cow urine is usually prescribed as a co-prescription along with this medicine.