Kankayan Gutika Uses, Dosage, Ingredients, Side Effects and Detailed Review

Kankayan Gutika is an Ayurvedic Polyherbal formulation available in the form of a Pill that is mainly used for treating Piles, Abdominal problems, Cardiac diseases, Digestive disorders etc. It is also called Kankayan Gulika and Kankayan Vati. Here we will share authentic details of Kankayan Gutika uses, benefits, side effects, dosage, ingredients and other information with our review of this medicine.

Are you suffering from piles/haemorrhoids? Do you have digestion problems? Do you want to get rid of all the abdominal and digestive health issues? then read this article completely to know complete details about Kankayan Gutika.

We have used Kankayan Gutika in many patients and we have seen positive results when used for a prescribed duration of time with few other Ayurvedic medicines with proper diagnosis and Medical supervision.

What is Kankayan Gutika?

Kankayan gutika is a herbal classical composition of Ayurveda that has been used by Ayurvedic doctors for many centuries for the treatment of abdominal disorders. It is beneficial in treating abdominal tumours,  abdominal pain, digestive problems, heart diseases etc.

Kankayan Gutika Uses

  • Abdominal tumour
  • Indigestion
  • Piles/Haemorrhoids
  • Bloating, flatulence
  • Heaviness in abdomen
  • Intestinal of worms
  • Abdominal lumps and the extra growth
  • Bleeding diseases
  • Constipation
  • Peptic ulcer
  • Low appetite

Kankayan Gutika Benefits


  • It helps to improve the capacity of digesting the consumed food.
  • It helps to improve the appetite of people who have less appetite.
  • It helps to improve and balance the secretion of gastric juices for a proper mixture of ingested food.
  • It is beneficial for those people who are suffering from constipation for a long time, it acts as a natural laxative for the easy movement of digested food.
  • It helps to improve intestinal health and make sure to have a proper bowel movement.
  • It helps to reduce any inflammation present in the gastrointestinal tract.
  • It helps to heal any wounds present in the stomach or intestine and helps to stop any bleeding if present.

Abdominal tumour

  • It helps to heal any abnormal tumour formed in the abdominal region.
  • It has a special property that can help to shrink and get rid of any lumps and abnormal growth present in the abdominal area.


  • This medicine is mainly used for the treatment of haemorrhoids.
  • It helps to reduce the size of Piles at the anal region.
  • It helps to reduce the formation of new Piles internally and also externally.
  • In bleeding-type haemorrhoids, it helps to stop excessive bleeding from the anal region.
  • It helps to reduce any inflammation present in the recto-anal region.
  • Helps to reduce the excessive abnormal flow of blood into the veins which causes piles.


  • This medicine is beneficial for effectively killing the parasitic worms present inside the human intestine.

Effect on Tridosha

It balances Vata and Kapha

Kankayan Gutika Ingredients

  • Danti (Baliospermum montanum)
  • Shati (Hedychium spicatum)
  • Pushkaramula (Inula racemosa)
  • Ajaji (Cuminum cyminum)
  • Chitraka (Plumbago zeylanica)
  • Maricha (Piper nigrum) 
  • Adhaki (Cajanus cajan)
  • Shringavera  (Zingiber officinalis)
  • Trivrit (Operculina turpethum)
  • Vacha ( Acorus calamus)
  • Amlavetasa (Garcinia pedunculata Roxb.)
  • Yavani – Hyoscyamus niger)
  • Hingu shuddha (purified Asafoetida )
  • Yavakshara (alkali prepared using Hordeum vulgare)
  • Ajamoda (Trachyspermum ammi)
  • Dhanyaka (Coriandrum sativum)
  • Upakunchika (Nigella sativa) 
  • Matulunga Swarasa (fresh juice of Citrus medica) 

Kankayan Gutika Dosage

This is a polyherbal formulation prepared by using natural ingredients.

  • Kankayan gutika can be consumed in a dose of one or two tablets 1 or 2 times a day, before or after the food or as directed by the doctor.
  • This medicine can be consumed with buttermilk, warm milk or ghee for better results as an adjuvant.

This medicine should be consumed under medical supervision, self should be avoided. consuming more than the prescribed dosage may cause severe harm to the body.

Kankayan Gutika Side Effects

This medicine doesn’t cause any side effects if taken in a suggested dosage under strict medical supervision.

  • It may cause some side effects in Pitta Prakriti [body type] persons. It may cause increased Pitta symptoms like a Burning sensation, excessive body heat etc.
  • Consuming more than the suggested those of this medicine may cause a burning sensation in the abdomen.
  • Self-medication of Kankayan gutika is prohibited, contact an Ayurvedic doctor for more information.

For pregnant women

  • Generally, Kankayan gutika is not recommended for pregnant women.
  • This medicine is strictly avoided in pregnant women.

For Lactating Mothers

  • Normally Kankayan gutika is not considered for treatment in pregnant women.

For Children

  • Kankayan gutika is strictly prohibited in children
  • Keep this medicine in a place where children can’t find it.

Interaction with Western medicines

  • Generally, Kankayan gutika doesn’t interact with Western medicines
  • Some phytochemicals present in this tablet may interact with allopathic medicines So contact your doctor for more information.
  • If you are prescribed both Western medicine and Kankayan Gutika you can maintain a 30-minute interval between the two.
  • More research is needed to prove its safety when consumed together.
  • Avoid self-medication

Interaction with Homoeopathic medicines

Kankayan gutika doesn’t interact with Homoeopathic medicines in general.

Interaction with Health Supplements

  • Normally Kankayan Gutika doesn’t interact with health supplements like multivitamins, Omega 3 fatty acids etc.
  • If you have a prescription with both of them you can maintain a gap of 30 minutes for safety purposes.


  • Baidyanath
  • Dabar
  • AVN
  • Nagarjuna

Expiry date

You can use this medicine for up to 2 years from the date of manufacturing. If the seal is opened, try to avoid this if it’s already been 6 months since opening.

Research and References

Bheshaj Ratnavali, Gulama Rogadhikara 56-62.

Sahasra Yoga

Sharangadhara Samhita



What is Kankayan gutika used for?

Kankayan gutika is used for the treatment of haemorrhoids, abdominal tumours,  digestive problems, cardiac diseases, abdominal pain etc.

How to use Kankayan Vati?

Kankayana Vati is available in the form of a tablet that can be consumed with milk, buttermilk or ghee.

What are the ingredients of Kankayan gulika?

It contains Mini ingredients some of the key ingredients are 


What are the side effects of Kankayan gutika?

If taken in a suggested dose it may not cause any side effects.
People who have the Pitta body type May have some symptoms like a burning sensation in the abdomen, and a heating sensation all over the body

Does Kankayan gutika cure Piles?

Yes, it helps to reduce the symptoms of Piles/Haemorrhoids effectively.

Also read about Medicine that have same benefits

Kankayan Gutika Review

Kankayan gutika has been used in the Indian system of Ayurvedic medicine for many centuries for the treatment of piles and abdominal problems. We have used this medicine with many people, here we will share our experience as a review.

  • This medicine has given tremendous results in people who had piles for a very long time even after taking treatment with allopathic medicines.
  • People who had constipation for a very long time got desirable results after consuming this medicine for 2 months.
  • People who always complain of having a low appetite and digestive problems got positive results after consuming this medicine under medical supervision.
  • This medicine may not give desirable results when taken alone, reach an Ayurvedic health care provider to get diagnosed properly and get a combination of Ayurvedic medicines which can help with your health problems.

This article is only for educational purposes, we don’t recommend self-diagnosis and self-medication. Please contact your doctor for more information and the safety of your health.

Leave a Comment