A child’s body is tender and susceptible to various infections and diseases. Aravindasava is a polyherbal liquid concoction used since ages as a panacea to a myriad of diseases in children. It is also widely used as a general tonic to boost immunity and aid healthy growth in children and is very effective in treating rickets, diarrhea, cough, constipation etc in children.
Composition of Aravindasava
The main ingredient of this potent tonic is Arvinda, the lotus flower, which is blended with several other herbs like water lily, jatamansi, cardamom, vitis vinifera etc. It is a fermented liquid preparation which contains 5-10 percent self generated alcohol.
Arvinda contains rich alkaloids and flavonoid which have properties like anti-viral, anti-oxidant, anti-inflammatory, anti-obesity, anti-pyretic, anti-cancerous, immune-modulator, hepatoprotective, lipolytic, hypoglycemic and anti-diarrheal.
Jatamansi is known to have sedative, neuroprotective, carminative, antispasmodic and antioxidant properties.
Main Properties of Aravindasava
Uses of Aravindasava
Arvindasava is a popular Ayurvedic formulation used in children as a tonic for promoting growth and fighting diseases. Arvindasava is widely used in the following conditions:
Loss of appetite
Lack of immunity or strength
Arvindasava for digestion
Arvindasava boosts the digestive fire and enhances the secretion of digestive juices, thereby preventing acid dyspepsia, promoting digestion and absorption of nutrients. It treats several gastrointestinal disorders in children by improving the breakdown and absorption of food.
Regular consumption of this tonic helps to maintain the energy levels in children and treats flatulence, loose motions, abdominal pain, and indigestion in children. It acts as an astringent and reduces diarrhea. The antibacterial and anti-parasitic actions produced by this medication help in treating infections in the digestive tract.
Arvindasava aids in improving growth and development in children. It helps children in improving cognitive functions like understanding, learning, remembering, problem-solving and reasoning skills. It further provides strength to the muscles and bones.
Lack of appetite
Lack of appetite is the most common problem in children. Taking Aravindasava on a regular basis improves appetite and prevents loss of energy and stamina. The improved appetite also allows the child to maintain a healthy body weight and prevents the risk of deficiencies.
Aravindasava boosts the functions of the immune system and helps the body in fighting pathogens and quickening the healing of wounds. It strengthens the response of the immune system against allergens and thus, reduces the intensity and frequency of the attack of allergic diseases like asthma, rhinitis, and dermatitis in children.
Aravindasava is blessed with essential vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants that help enhance the physiological functions and prevent the risk of several disorders. It provides nourishment to the body and thus, ensures proper growth and development. The calcium and phosphorus in Aravindasava help in maintaining the health of the bones and teeth.
Side effects of Aravindasava
There are no known side effects caused by the intake of Aravindasava.
It contains natural herbs and is completely devoid of any chemical ingredients.
However, in some cases higher doses of Aravindasava may cause mild gastric irritation.
It is advisable to take this medicine after food only after consulting an Ayurvedic doctor.
Dr. Pooja, Ayurvedic Physician, AyurCentral, Arekere, Bangalore
AyurCentral, No 33, Parmaount,Apartments, 80 Feet road,
Arakere, Bannerghatta road, Bangalore – 560 076
Phone : +91 80 2648 8744