Properties of Ativisha as mentioned in ‘Charaka Samhita’: Antidote for many poisons, Nontoxic and brittle, Gets absorbed and spreads rapidly inside the body, Anti-inflammatory, Aphrodisiac, Astringent
Ativish is the first choice in treating common paediatric problems. It improves appetite, digestion and assimilation and corrects the body metabolism. Ativisha has the best digestive, carminative and absorbent properties compared to all other herbs and hence used in treating numerous diseases.
According to Ayurveda ativisa is one of the best herb for curing digestive troubles such as dissolving and digesting undigested food. ,and effectively used in loss of appetite, dissolving
Atis root has anti inflammatory properties. and very good for general detoxification of the body.
Ativisa is a good blood purifier and breast milk purifier.
Aconitum heterophyllum reduces phlegm and clears airways.
It also helps to reduces body weight
bitter tonic and antidote for poisons .
Atis root for fever: It is very effective in fever mainly viral and periodic fever.
Ativisa is the best medicine for pediatric diseases, says Ayurveda.
It can be taken for clearing out worms as well which is a common problems in children.
Atis for respiratory problems: Atis root is highly useful in cough, common cold and other respiratory disorders especially in children.
It also beneficial in diarrhea by absorbing excess water from the body.
Powder – 1-3 gm (1gm for children)
Side effects –
In excess dose it may cause constipation, stomach irritation, vomiting etc.
In diarrhea it should not be taken
Excess usage may cause dryness in mouth, tremors and chillness.
It may also cause nausea, vomiting, convulsions and dehydration.
The usage of this medicine during pregnancy is restricted.