Rasnadi Choornam is a polyherbal Ayurvedic powder. This medicinal powder is used for external application only. It is applied on top of skull during Sudation Therapy (Swedana), which is done to trigger sweat to cures stiffness, heaviness and coldness of the body. Rasnadi Choornam is also used get relief from cold, cough, running nose etc.
Here is given more about Rasnadi powder such as indication/therapeutic uses, Key Ingredients and how to use.
Ingredients of Rasnadi Choornam
Equal part of each: Rasna, Ashwagandha/Amukkura, Devadaru, Kutki (Picrorhiza kurroa), Sarjarasa Vateria indica, Bach Acorus calamusKottam Saussurea lappa, Haldi, Motha, Mulheti, Sunthi (Zingiber officinale), Marica (Piper nigrum), Pippali (Piper longum), Puti Holoptelea integrifolia, Samudra phena, Chandan, Veins of tamarind leaves, Hing, Gairika (Calcinated and purified ochre)
Uses of Rasnadi Choornam
Rasnadi churnam has warming qualities and is applied on head to get relief from inflammation of mucous membrane of airways, cold, cough, sneezing, Fever, Sinusitis, Headache and Nasal blockage.
How to use Rasnadi Choornam
This medicine is for EXTERNAL USE ONLY. This oil has heating capacity that causes sweat. Sweating helps to remove toxins from body. Rasnadi Choornam should be mixed with Castor oil and applied on head for dizziness, fainting, common cold, flu, running nose, fever etc. This churna is also good for massage. For headache, prepare a paste of this powder by adding water and apply on forehead.