Kashayam (infusion) is an Ayurvedic medicine prepared from many herbal, mineral, or other natural ingredients by boiling them in water. The concoction which is drunk as a remedy for illness is known as Kashayam. Saptasaram kashayam is one type of such mixture that has been used since ancient times to treat various illnesses related to Vata Dosha like paralysis, gout and joint pain caused due to it.
Saptasaram kashayam helps in treating a variety of diseases associated with the Vata dosha such as arthritis, joint pain, rheumatism and paraplegia. It also helps in relieving fever, nausea, vomiting, jaundice and abdominal pain. It is also recommended for treating boils and skin diseases.
Saptasaram kashayam has anti-inflammatory properties which helps in reducing inflammation and swelling in the body. The mixture also helps to improve digestion by increasing the secretion of digestive juices and enzymes. Additionally, it helps to flush out toxins from the body thus aiding detoxification process.