The Hingvashtak Churna is one of the classical Ayurvedic dosage form used in Ayurvedic system of medicine. It is official in Ayurvedic Pharmacopoeia of India is combination of seven reputed herbs and one salt. It is one of the well-known formulation for digestive aliments. Hingu – means Asafoetida, which is the main ingredient of this formulation; Ashtak – means it is having eight components / ingredients.


S. No. Herb Used Latin Name Quantity (100 gm)
1 Shunthi Zingiber officinale 12.5 gm
2 Pippali Piper longum 12.5 gm
3 Marich Piper nigrum 12.5 gm
4 Ajmoda Apium graveolens 12.5 gm
5 Saindhav lavan (Rock salt) 12.5 gm
6 Jeera Shwet Cuminum cyminum 12.5 gm
7 Jeera Syah Carum carvi 12.5 gm
8 Shudh Hing Ferula asafetida 12.5 gm
  1. Pippali (Long pepper, Piper longum, Indian long pepper) stimulates digestive fire and can be used to treat indigestion, dyspepsia, flatulence, vomiting and loss of appetite.
  2. Maricha (Black pepper) is an appetizer and carminative commonly used in the treatment of digestive system related complaints like dyspepsia, indigestion, flatulence, nausea, diarrhea and colic pain.
  3. Ajmoda (Ajwain) increases bile, it is indicated in low appetite and digestive weakness. It promotes digestion and assimilation. It has property of digestion, vomiting and purging, and gives feeling of lightness.
  4. Shweta jiraka (Cumin) seeds help your body digest food as well as reduce gas and soothe indigestion. Mix one teaspoon of cumin seeds in a glass of water. Add one teaspoon of fresh coriander leaf juice and a pinch of salt. This can be taken twice daily after meals.
  5. Krishan jeerak is very beneficial in acid reflux, stomach problems and stimulates appetite.
  6. Hing (Asafoetida) is well known for Relieving digestive problems, like flatulence, constipation, stomachaches.
  7. Sunthi (Dried ginger) acts as a stimulant and carminative to the gastrointestinal tract. Sunthi is commonly called as ginger and is a daily herb used as a flavoring agent. Ginger is known as a digestive agent and thus soothes the digestive system.
  8. Saindava lavana (Rock salt) improves digestion by stimulating digestive fire without causing stomach irritation, without worsening gastritis. It is Vibandhaghana – relieves constipation & Bloating.


  • Colour – Brown
  • Odour – Characteristic
  • Taste – Bitter
  • Appearance – Fine


Hingvashtak Churna is a natural method to tackle all digestion related problems:-

  • Indigestion
  • Abdomen pain
  • Loss of appetite
  • Flatulence
  • Constipation
  • Loss of taste
  • Vata related diseases like: – Bloating, joint disease etc.


It can be given to everyone but care must be taken in hypertensive patients. It can be given during lactation period. It can be given to children too but in small doses.

Dosage – One teaspoon twice a day before taking meals or with the first bite of food.

Adjuvant – Ghee (Clarified butter) or warm water.


  • Product Form – Powder
  • Package type – Bottle
  • Package quantity – 100 Grams
  • This product is free from chemicals, preservatives, yeast, pesticides, microbes, heavy metals, fillers, starch, raw powders etc.


Hingvashtak Churna may induce gastric, irritation in higher doses. It should be used with caution in high BP, Kidney patients as it contains salt.


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  • Only pure herbal powders and no other chemicals or preservatives are used in the preparation of this herbal formulation.
  • For ensuring better results, only pure herbs are used.
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  • Testing of the medicine is not done on animals.

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