Author(s): Sunitha G *, Gazala Hussain
Moorvadi choorna is herbal preparation described in the classics. It is indicated in gara visha (garopahatha pavaka) and should be given with proper anupanas like hot water, buttermilk, whey and amla rasa dravya. In present day life style junk food, colouring agents, food additives, and preservatives can be taken as gara visha. This will produce agni vaishamya vikaras (digestive disorder) like obesity, piles, fistula, ascites, etc. These signs and symptoms are same as gara visha. Moorvadhi choorna with proper anupana help to overcome these diseases.