Shankha Vati is a tablet, used in Ayurvedic treatment of gastric conditions, dyspepsia, anorexia. It contains heavy metal ingredients and hence should only be used under strict medical supervision.
Effect on Tridosha - Balances Vata and Pitta.
Shankha Vati dosage:
250 – 500 mg 1 – 2 times a day, before or after food or as directed by Ayurvedic doctor.
How long to use? It can be used for a period of 1 – 2 months.
Shankh Vati side effects:
It contains herbal purified mercury as an ingredient.
It should be avoided by pregnant, lactating mothers and children.
Over dosage may cause slight burning sensation in stomach or poisonous effects.
People with high BP should take this medicine with care, since it contains salt as an ingredient.
Keep out of reach and sight of children.
Store in cool dry place.