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Dysentery is a gastrointestinal disorder, which is a type of intestinal infection. This causes inflammation in the intestines. Dysentery causes diarrhea with blood and mucus. It can be caused by a bacterial, or viral infection or even by certain medicines. The problem of dysentery in children and the elderly can take a serious form and in this condition, immediate treatment is needed. Generally, allopathic medicines are used for the treatment of dysentery, while Ayurvedic medicines can also prove to be effective in this problem. In the case of dysentery, Ayurvedic medicines like Bilwadi Churna, Musta, and Kutaja can prove to be beneficial.

Today in this article you will learn in detail about ayurvedic medicines beneficial for dysentery -

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  1. 5 Best Ayurvedic Medicines for Dysentery
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If a person is suffering from the problem of dysentery, he can be benefited by giving the following Ayurvedic medicines, but keep in mind that medicines should not be taken without a doctor's advice -

Bilwadi Churna

Bilwadi Churna is beneficial in both acute and chronic diarrhea. Apart from this, this Ayurvedic medicine can also cure problems like dysentery. It absorbs fluid from the intestine. As a result, it can reduce the frequency of diarrhea. This powder kills the bacteria and viruses that cause infection. Along with this, removing problems like flatulence improves the functioning of the intestine. Herbs like Bilwadi Magaj, Cannabis, Dhataki, Dhanyaka, Mocharas, Sunthi, Saunf, etc. are used in making this.

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Kutaja (Holarrhena antidysenterica)

Kutaja is one such herb, which is used in Ayurveda for the treatment of dysentery. It is most effective against bacterial and amoebic infections, which are the main causes of dysentery. The bark of the Kutaja tree contains an alkaloid called conessine, which has anti-inflammatory and anti-diarrheal properties. Kutaj is available in various forms including tablet, powder, and decoction.

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Bilva (Aegle marmelos)

Bilwa is also known as Bengal Queen. This is another herb used in Ayurveda to treat dysentery. It has astringent and anti-inflammatory properties, which may help reduce intestinal inflammation and diarrhea. Bilva is commonly used in the form of decoction or powder.

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Chandrakala Ras

Chandrakala Ras is a traditional Ayurvedic medicine used for the treatment of dysentery. It is prepared from various herbs including Triphala, Chitrak, and Guduchi. Chandrakala Ras is commonly available in tablet form and is given along with other Ayurvedic medicines.

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Musta (Cyperus rotundus)

Musta is a herb, which is commonly used in Ayurveda for the treatment of dysentery. It has anti-inflammatory and anti-diarrheal properties. It works to eliminate bacterial and amoebic infections from the root. Musta is commonly used in decoction or powder form.

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Ayurvedic medicine can prove to be more effective than allopathic medicine. Therefore, Ayurvedic medicines such as Bilwadi Churna and Kutaj can be used in case of problems like dysentery. Although these medicines are beneficial, it is important to consult a qualified Ayurvedic doctor before taking them, as some herbs can have side effects. Apart from this, it is also important to pay attention to hygiene, so that any kind of disease can be avoided.

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