Dhatupaushtik Churna Ingredients and Medicinal Uses

Dhatupaushtik Churna is a polyherbal Ayurvedic medicine. It contains Shatavari, Gokhru, Kaunch, Safed Musli, Kali musli, Trikatu and many other medicinal herbs. This powder is nutritive tonic and cures weakness. In Ayurveda, Dhatu refers to tissues, the most important elements that make up body. This medicine nourishes body tissues.

Here is given more about this medicine, such as benefits, indication/therapeutic uses, composition and dosage.

Ingredients of Dhatupaushtik Churna

Each 12 gram: Shatavari, Gokhru Beej, Beejband, Banshlochan, Kabab-chini, Chopchini, Kaunch beej, Safed musli, Kali musli, Sonth, Kali Mirch, Pipal, Salam mishri, Vidarikand, Ashwagandha, 72 gram Nisoth, Mishri 240 gram

Trikatu: Trikatu is combination of dry ginger, black pepper and long pepper. It is effective for burning ama (metabolic waste and toxins) which is the prime cause of all disease. It supports better digestion and cures constipation. It stimulates the liver to secrete bile which is vital for fat digestion and absorption. Trikatu is used in treatment of jaundice. It also balances Kapha.

Nishoth: Nishoth is a large perennial twiner with milky juice and fleshy roots. It is also known as Trivrt, Teudi, Tvuri, Dhdhakalami, Nishothra, Tella, Tegada and Turbud. Its botanical name is Operculina turpethum. Its dried roots are mainly used for medicinal purpose. The roots are purgative in action. It has following Ayurvedic action:

  • Rasa (taste on tongue): Kasaya (Astringent), Madhura (Sweet), Katu (Pungent), Tikta (Bitter), Tikshna (Sharp)
  • Guna (Pharmacological Action): Laghu (Light), Tikshna (Sharp), Ruksha (Dry)
  • Virya: Ushna (Heating)
  • Vipaka (transformed state after digestion): Katu (Pungent)

Trivrt is used in Ayurveda for treatment of constipation, digestive ailments, fever, anemia, intestinal parasites etc.

Nishoth is also used as supporting herb for diseases of the nervous system.

Mishri is raw sugar or sugar candy. It consists of lumps of crystal. It has demulcent action and gives energy. It has cooling and aphrodisiac action. Mishri intake increases weight. It reduces Vata/wind inside body. It improves the taste of medicine.

Gokharu is used to treat various clinical conditions like sexual weakness in men, kidney dysfunction, urine problem, dysuria, Leucorrhoea (Shveta Pradar) etc. It helps in breaking and elimination of kidney stone from body. It also prevents recurrent stone formation. Gokhru also increases hormones secretion in body. It supports testosterone production and muscles building.

Ayurveda describes Ashwagandha as Rasayana that increase longevity and vitality. It is used as single drug or in combination with other herbs. It is prescribed for promoting health, longevity, arresting aging process, revitalizing the body in debilitated conditions, increasing immunity, treating musculoskeletal conditions and as general tonic to increase energy.

In Ayurveda and Unani medicine system seed of mucuna( Kaunch Beej) is used for treating sexual and other nerve disorder due to it’s great medicinal properties.

Benefits of Dhatupaushtik Churna

Uses of Dhatupaushtik Churna

  • Weakness
  • Spermatorrhoea
  • Oligospermia
  • Impotency
  • Premature ejaculation
  • Nightfall
  • Erectile dysfunction

Dosage of Dhatupaushtik Churna

3-6 gram twice daily after lunch and after dinner with cow milk or as directed by physician.

Please note, the doses of Ayurvedic medicines are not fixed. Exact dose depends on the age, strength, digestive power of the patient, the nature of the illness, the state of the viscera and humours, and the properties of individual drugs.

You can buy this medicine online or from medical stores.

This medicine is manufactured by Baidyanath (Dhatuposhtik Churna), Dabur (Dhatupaushtik Churna), Vyas (Dhatupaushtik Churana) and many other Ayurvedic pharmacies.

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