Product Package : 45 Vege capsules 800 mg each

Primary Benefits as per Ayurveda

  • Regularises bowel activity.
  • Promotes digestion and well being.
  • Support healthy digestive functioning.
  • Kutaja Powder burns natural toxins and removes excess Pitta and Kapha from the intestine.
  • It’s astringent and cooling properties soothe the mucous membranes of the G.I. Tract and promote intestinal health and comfort.
  • It helps for healthy digestion and useful for diarrhoea and dysentery [blood with stool].
  • May be helpful in balancing the kapha (water) dosha. As per Ayurvedic theory of three Doshas [Humors] (vata, pitta and kapha) which is the normal cause of loose motions.
  • It helps to control bleeding problems.
  • Kutaja helps to improve the functioning of the digestive tract and tones the digestive tract.
  • Kutaja helps to support muscular health and tonic to the reproductive system after delivery.
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Other Benefits as per Ayurveda

  • Kutaja is helpful in watery motions.
  • Kutaja may support a healthy G.I. tract and the proper function of the colon.
  • Root and bark may be used to maintain healthy digestion.
  • Kutaja Powder may support intestinal health.
  • Promotes digestion and supports detoxification.
  • Kutaja Powder may remove excess of Pitta (fire) and Kapha (water) from intestine.
  • Kutaja Powder may also be helpful in rectal health.
  • Decoction of Kutaja Powder may be used to clean the wounds.
  • The paste of Kutaja Powder may be applied on boils.
  • Kutaja Powder may help to rectify Meda Dhatu (muscular tissue) because of its bitter taste thus it may also help in fit body diet plan.
  • Kutaja Powder with cow’s milk may be given in maintaining health urinary tract
  • Take Powder of Kutaja with Buttermilk may be beneficial in watery motions, gripping effects and check mucus and clear motions.
  • Kutaja Powder may be helpful in checking of unwanted and harmful bacteria present in gastro intestinal region of body.

Possible Indications

  • Loose motions
  • Indigestion
  • Bleeding disorder
  • Hemorrhoids [Piles]
  • Diarrhoea
  • Dysentery


High quality extract of ayurvedic herb from its natural habitat. Free from gluten, soya, dairy, binder, preservatives or artificial colors.

This Kutaja Powder has been purified according to specification of traditional Ayurvedic text which is a lengthy, laborious and expensive process but it ensures that there is not any feeling of discomfort to the user with this product; which otherwise one may have with unpurified Kutaja Powder.

This powder is potentiated while mixing with the decoction (Bhavna process)/juice of the same herb.

Many plants and herbs have oils and volatile oils in their own natural form which is the integral part of the plant and also beneficial for efficacy and potency, so some of the powders may be sticky or oily due to oil content present in them because we at herbsforever do not extract any oil from the plant or do any extraction. Also we at herbsforever do not add any additive or drying agent.

Chemical Composition

Alkaloids, regholarrhenine -A, -B, -C, -D, -E and -F; pubescine, norholadiene, pubescimine, kurchinin, kurchinine, kurchinidine, holarrifine, holadiene, kurchilidine, kurchamide, kurcholessine, kurchessine, conessine and isoconessimine, and the steroidal compounds kurchinicin and holadyson.

Common & Uncommon Names

Family Name: Apocynaceae

Botanical Name: Holarrhena Antidysenterica

Sanskrit Name: Kutaja, Kalinga, Indrayava

Hindi Name: Kura, Kora, Kureya, Kurchi

Other Uncommon Names

Vatsaka, Kurchi, Coneru, Tellicherry Bark, Kura, Kora, Kureya, Indrajav, Pandhra, Kudachi, Kodsinge, Kodmurak, Kutasappalai, Kudagappala, Kodisapala-vittulu, Indrayava, Indra seeds, Kuda, Kutashappalai, Veppilai, Kurchi tree, Conessi tree, Dong gua.


Rasa (Taste): Astringent, Bitter

Virya (Action): Cooling, Calm

Vipaka (Post Digestive Effect): Pungent

Doshas: Balancing both Pitta (Agni/fire) and Kapha (water) doshas (humors). It may increase Vata (air) dosha in excess.

Guna (Characteristics): Light, Rough

Directions for Use

Take 5 Gms (half to one teaspoon) Kutaja Powder2 times a day with water 1-2 hrs after meals. Take the first dose after breakfast.

Decoction: Take 1 – 2 tea-spoon Kutaja Powder & boil it in 300 ml water on medium heat. When it becomes 70 ml; strain it and drink it before meals. If you are mixing with other herbs, use Kutaja Powder proportionately or consult your healthcare provider.


Pregnant/Lactating women, children or anyone with known pre-existing condition should strictly take under the advice of a healthcare provider. Keep away from the reach of children.

Ayurvedic Lifestyle

Nutritional diet, Morning walk, Yoga, Peaceful mind, Positive thinking.

Foods to Favor

Barley, oats, whole wheat grains, milk, fish, lean meat, eggs, beans, cereals, vegetable soup, egg curry, banana, yogurt, black grams and curd are recommended.

Foods to Avoid

High fiber cereals, fatty or fried food, pickles, spicy food, caffeine, alcohol, peanuts, whole milk and butter should be avoided.


  • Eat smaller meals more often.
  • Take a high protein diet.
  • Eat boiled vegetables.
  • Drink boiled water.


  • Avoid beverages at meals.
  • Avoid stress, fear or anger.
  • Avoid alcohol consumption.

Classical References

  • Shivpalnighantu
  • Charak kalpstan 5
  • Charak sutrastan 25
  • Bhavprakesh

Scientific References

  • Dutta, N. K and Iyer, S. N., J. Ind. Med. Assoc., 1968, 50, 349.
  • Dhar, M. L, et. al., Ind. J. Exp. Biol., 1968, 6, 232.
  • Signier, F. et. al., 1949. Medicine Tropicale, 9, 99-109, Tanguy, et. al., 1948, ibid, 8, 12-31.
  • Oliver, B.B. (1986). Medicinal Plants in Tropical West Africa, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 163.

Reference Classical or Govt. Approved Books

Special Notes

Color, Taste, Aroma of the product may change from batch to batch.

This herb has been approved by department of Ayush/ Government of India after the proper screening of scientific evidences as well as classical reference of each ingredient by the GOVT REGULATORY BOARD COMMITTEE.

GMP and USDA Certified Organic Manufacturing Facility: Laboratory tested for quality purity and heavy metal standards.

**These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any Disease.

Weight 3.5 oz