Kaharwa Pishti is an Ayurvedic medicine, prepared from amber. It is used in Ayurvedic treatment of menorrhagia, metrorrhagia, diarrhoea etc. This medicine should only be taken strictly under medical supervision. This is also called as Trinakantamani pishti.
It is used in the treatment of Malabsorption syndrome, Haemorrhoids, Vomiting, Diarrhoea, Fever, Anorexia, Pthisis, weakness, muscle wasting, emaciation, Bleeding disorders such as menorrhagia, nasal bleeding, dyspepsia, eye disorders, senility and oligospermia.
It is used in the treatment of Pitta and Kapha predominance diseases, skin diseases, helminthiasis, obesity, anorexia, tuberculosis, pthisis, chronic respiratory conditions, cough, cold, asthma, eye diseases, anemia, piles, dyspepsia. It has scraping quality. Hence used in treating high cholesterol. It is also widely researched in cancer treatments.