Pudina Ark is an Ayurvedic medicine in liquid form. It is mainly used in the treatment of vomiting, dyspepsia, indigestion etc. It is a product of distillation made with Pudina (Spearmint)
Pudina Ark Uses:
- It is used in the treatment of digestive disorders, indigestion, dyspepsia, vomiting, gastritis and abdominal pain.
Effect on Tridosha – Balances Pitta and Vata at the level of stomach.
Pudina Arka dosage:
3 – 5 ml ml once or twice a day before or after food or as directed by Ayurvedic doctor.
How long to take?
This medicine can be safely taken for a period of upto 2-4 months.
Ark Pudina side effects:
- Take this medicine in precise dose and for limited period of time, as advised by doctor.
- Pregnant ladies, lactating mothers and children should take this medicine strictly under medical supervision.
- Keep out of reach and sight of children. Store in a dry cool place.
Pudina Arka ingredients, how to make:
Pudina (Mentha avernis / Mentha spicata ) – 960 g of leaves are added to 15 liters of water, soaked overnight. Next day, it is subject to distillation. Not more than 70 % of distillate is collected.
Reference: Ayurveda Sara Sangraha, Arka Prakarana, AFI, Vol. II, 2:1