Gomutrasava or Gomutrasavam is an ayurvedic alcoholic preparation. It is used in treating shwitra (leucoderma) and other skin diseases.
Ingredients of Gomutrasava:
- Gomutra (cow urine)
- Chitraka (Plumbago zeylanica)
- Vyosha (Trikatu)
1. Shunti (Zingiber officinale)
2. Maricha(Piper nigrum)
3. Pippali(Piper longum)
Madhura Dravya (sweetening material)
- Kshaudra (honey)
Gomutrasava Preparation :
All these ingredients along with water are taken in a vessel smeared with ghee. Left for fermentation for 15 days, then the contents are filtered and used.
Indication of Gomutrasava:
- Shwitra (Leucoderma)
- Kushta (Skin diseases)
Dosage of Chitrakasavam:
- 15 – 30 ml or as directed by the physician.
- Astanga hrudaya chikitsa sthana 20/7
Also read about