Bilwadi Churna is Ayurvedic medicine in powder form. It is a classical Ayurvedic formulation referenced from Siddha Yog Sangraha and indicated in treatment of diarrhea and dysentery.
Bilvadi Churna contains Bilva/Bel Giri, Cannabis, dry ginger powder, Mochras, Dhai flowers, coriander seeds and fennel seeds. It has alterative, astringent, amebicide, antibacterial, antiseptic, digestive and stomachic action.
The principle ingredient of this medicine is unripe fruit pulp of Bael fruit (Bengal Quince). Bilva is used in Ayurveda for Pravahika (dysentery), Atisar (diarrhea), sprue, gastric troubles, intestinal parasites etc. Unripe Bel powder has significant effect on intestinal parasites, Entamoeba histolytica and Ascaris lumbricoides.
Another important ingredient of this medicine is Bhang (Indian hemp). In Ayurveda, Bhang is used in treatment of variety of diseases. The plant has bitter, astringent, tonic, stomachic, analgesic, and abortifacient properties. In small dosage it is given to treat abdominal disorders, dysentery, diarrhea, and pain.
Saunf or fennel is the dried seeds of the plant Foeniculum vulgare. They are largely used as a condiment. In medicine they are used as an aromatic adjunct to other articles. Fennel indicated in pain, digestive weakness, diarrhea and piles.
Ingredients of Bilwadi Churna
- Bhang Cannabis sativa 1 part
- Bilwa Aegle marmelos 1 part
- Mochras Salmalia malabarica 1 part
- Sonth Zingiber officinalis 1 part
- Dhai phul Woodfordia fruticosa 1 part
- Dhaniya Coriander sativum 2 part
- Saunf Foeniculum vulgare 4 part
Benefits of Bilwadi Churna
- It has astringent action.
- It is completely herbal medicine.
- It supports better digestion and assimilation.
- It gives relief in stomach discomfort, pain, gas, diarrhea and dysentery.
- It improves appetite.
Therapeutic use of Bilvadi churna
- Astringent and alterative
- Sprue (malabsorption)
- Diarrhea and dysentery
Dosage of Bilvadi churna
It should be taken in dose of 3 gram, twice or thrice a day with water. Take this medicine empty stomach.
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 (Bilwadi Churna), Patanjali Divya Pharmacy (Divya Bilwadi Churna) and many other Ayurvedic pharmacies.