Ushirasava (also spelled as Usheerasava) is an ayurvedic hemostatic (styptic) and mild diuretic medicine. It is beneficial in the treatment of bleeding disorders and urinary problems. It improves blood circulation, diuresis, and health of blood vessels. Furthermore, it reduces burning sensation, which may occur during urination.
In Ayurveda, Ushirasava is used for the treatment of epistaxis, hematuria, hemorrhages, metrorrhagia and menorrhagia. In addition to these, it is also used in skin diseases, worm infestation, blood disorders, burning micturition, spermatorrhea, uremia, and atrophy of different organs associated with aggravation of Pitta Dosha.
Ushirasava is useful in all cases of internal and external Hemorrhages. It checks bleeding and maintains hemostasis. It purifies blood and reduces the toxins substances in it by increasing their excretion. The main therapeutic effects of Ushirasava are observed on urinary system and reproductive system in addition to its effects on bleeding.