Citrakadi Vati; Ingredients, Indications, Dosage

Formulation Source

·        Charak Samhita
·        Chikitsa Sthan,
·        Chapter 15. Sloka 96


·        Chitark
·        Pippali mula
·        Yaba Kshara
·        Saubarchal Lavan
·        Saindhava Lavan
·        Vida Lavan
·        Samudra Lavan
·        Audbhid Lavan
·        Sunthi 
·        Marich
·        Pippali
·        Hingu
·        Ajamoda
·        Cavya
·        Matulunga Rasa
·        Dadima Rasa (Pomegranate Juice)


·        Useful in the treatment of low digestive power.
·        Useful in the treatment of dysentery.
·        Useful in the treatment of free radicals.
·        Useful in the treatment of rheumatic fever. 
·        Useful in the treatment of disturbed digestive powder. 


·        2 tab twice daily before food.  (Dosages may differ with your physicians advice) 

Adverse Effect

·        No known major adverse effects 


         Almost a safe herbal preparation but few precaution  is better take as very less studies till now conducted on this preparations like,
·        It should not be continued for a long time (as directed by physician)
·        Avoid in Pregnancy.
·        Avoid during lactation.
·        Avoid during pre-operative or post-operative stages.
·        Avoid in any case of reaction/acidity noted after use.  

Drug Interaction

·        No known significant drug interaction.  


          All the leading Ayurvedic drug-manufacturing companies are making it. It comes in generally glass/plastic bottle.

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