Indrajav- The Ayurvedic medicine for bleeding piles


Guys in Indian Ayurveda there is a herb which can treat bleeding piles and it is even capable of treating diabetes. Other multi purpose herbs like Giloy, Mulethi, Ashwagandha, Guggul, Shatavari and bhringraj are unable to treat piles but this herb can do that and it is called Indrajav.

The shrub Holarrhena antidysenterica Linn also known as ‘Indrajav’, ‘Coneru’ in English, and ‘Kutaja’ in Sanskrit, is found throughout India up to a height of 4,000 feet.  

Indrajav is capable of curing bleeding piles, diarrhea, eczema, fever and colic and it can improve digestion and helps to restore appetite. 

It is also known as Kutaja, Coneru in English,  is found throughout India up to a height of 4,000 feet. 

Indrajav have anti-amnesic properties because they lower acetylcholine levels and prevent the rise of glutathione and other elements that cause amnesia.

Frequently Asked questions about Indrajav

What are the benefits of Indrajav ?

It is a beneficial remedy for the treatment of digestive disorders including bloody diarrhea and colic pain. It improves digestive functions and helps to restore appetite.

What is Kutaja ?

In Sanskrit Indrajav is also known as Kutaja. Kuta means mountains

Is Indrajav good for diabetes?

Yes, Indrajav is good for diabetes as it is used to control diabetic levels in sugar patients. Kadwa Indrajav is bitter in taste and is usually used in treating hyper sugar levels.

Is Indrajav good for Kidneys ?

Yes, it is good for kidneys as it shrinks calcium oxalate crystals that cause kidney stones.

What are the different plant parts that can be used? 

The seeds and the bark can be used in the form of a powder. The leaves can be consumed as a whole

What are the other uses of Indrajav ?

Indrajav has many uses some of them are it Prevents Dysentery:,Treats Diarrhea, Relieves From Pain, Treats Bleeding piles.

Benefits of Indrajau 

Benefits of Indrajav

Prevents Dysentery :-  it is the ultimate choice for effectively treating dysentery. In the case of amoebic dysentery, it completely kills the causative agent Entamoeba histolytica, clear its traces from the liver and intestines and also prevents the dormant amoeba to remain inside the digestive system and create further problems

Treats Diarrhea: The potent antibacterial and antidiarrheal properties of Indrajav is extensively used for removing bacteria from the intestines that cause diarrhea and other intestinal infections. It removes the toxins from the body but also effectively reduces the frequency of stools

Relieves From Pain: It plays a key role in managing arthritis by relieving pain and inflammation and hence the medicine widely used for alleviating pain in the case of rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis.

Manages Diabetes: The hypoglycaemic property of kutaja plays a significant role in alleviating the blood sugar level of the body. It helps to reduce the breakdown of starch into glucose which in turn leads to low blood glucose levels.

Treats Bleeding piles: The hemostatic action of the medicine plays a key role in treating and curing hemorrhoids and the calming and cooling after effect relives from the pain of bleeding piles.

Good for digestion :- The medicine is found to be extremely beneficial in reducing inflammation and treating irritable bowel syndrome and ulcerative colitis.  It stimulates the secretion of digestive juices thereby increasing the absorption of essential nutrients and enhancing digestion.

Improves brain functioning: The active ingredient conessine in the kutaja plant is a powerful histamine receptor antagonist, hence the formulation acts as a cognitive enhancer and enhances memory, cognitive functioning and creativity in individuals. It is also used to treat Alzheimer’s disease and dementia.


Indrajav has long been used to manage diarrhea, dysentery, and has anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, and antimalarial effects. However, as technology advanced, other pharmacological qualities of the plants, such as anti-amnesic and neuroprotective capabilities,