Punarnava Churna is polyherbal Ayurvedic medicine. The main ingredients of this medicine is Punarnava or Boerhaavia diffusa L. (Nyctaginaceae). This medicinal powder is useful in treatment of abdominal diseases, Inflammation and the oedema. Punarnava churna is Dipana (Digestive stimulant, the action of kindling agni), Pachak, laxative, and diuretic.
Overview & Ingredients
The main action of this combination powder is on urinary system. It stimulates urine production and thus helps in curing swelling and odema. It also alkalises urine and eliminates excessive water accumulated in body.
Here is given more about Punarnava Churna such as indication/therapeutic uses, Key Ingredients and dosage.
Key Ingredients of Punarnava Churna
Punarnave churna is prepared by mixing equal amount of all these ingredients:
Punarnava, haritaki, patha, devdaru, belchal, Gokhru, choti badi kateli, turmeric, daru haldi, pipplai, Pippalamula, Arusa, Chitral
Uses of Punarnava Churna
- Urinary problems
- Stimulates urine production
- Cures oedema (condition characterized by an excess of watery fluid collecting in the cavities or tissues of the body)
- Good for digestive system
- Removes body toxins
- Alkalises urine
- Useful in Nephritic Syndrome, liver and kidney problems
Dosage of Punarnava Churna
2-3 grams twice a day with honey or as directed by physician.