Safi Syrup

Safi Syrup

What is Safi syrup?

Safi syrup is Ayurvedic syrup which contains many herbs as natural ingredients and is used to treat skin related problems that are commonly caused by impurities in the blood, such as acne vulgaris, blemishes, boils, urticaria, etc.

Get to know how Safi syrup works, its side effects, precautions, and contraindications where Safi syrup is not suggested.

Composition and Active Ingredients of Safi syrup

Safi syrup contains following ingredients:

  • Senna
  • Ipomea Turpethum
  • Rosae
  • Dalbergia Sissoo
  • Santalum Album
  • Giloya
  • Terminalia Chebula
  • Curcuma Zedoaria
  • Swertia Chirata
  • Cassia Occidentalis
  • Gorakmundi
  • Gentiana Kurroo
  • Vastu Shastra
  • Colocasia Esculenta
  • Neem
  • Tulsi
  • Zedoary Root
  • Berberis Aristata
  • Smilax Ovalifolia
  • Prosopis Juliflora
  • Evolvulus Alsinoides
  • Sharpunkha
  • Ushba Maghrabi
  • Bacopa Monnieri
  • Cassia Absus
  • Chlorophytum Borivilianum
  • Shora Desi
  • Milleh Firangi
  • Dalbergia Sissoo
  • Vastu Shastra
  • Smilax Ovalifolia
  • Prosopis Juliflora
  • Evolvulus Alsinoides
  • Ushba Maghrabi
  • Cassia Absus
  • Shora Desi
  • Milleh Firangi

Manufactured by – Hamdard Labs India Pvt. Ltd. It is an Unani and Ayurvedic pharmaceutical company in India.
Prescription – Not required
Form – Available in Syrup form
Type of Drug – Blood purifier

Uses of Safi syrup

Safi syrup used for the treatment, control, prevention, and improvement of the below-given symptoms, conditions, and diseases:

  • Skin diseases
  • Acne
  • Eczema
  • Reduced appetite
  • Obesity
  • Dropsy
  • Myalgia
  • Bronchitis
  • Arthralgia
  • Infections
  • Gout
  • Weakness
  • Fatigue
  • Chronic diarrhea
  • Cough
  • Sore throat
  • Headache
  • Neurotoxicity

Safi syrup – How does it work

Safi syrup works by the help of histamine, acetylcholine, cholecystokinin, and prostaglandins, it has anti-inflammatory property without altering gastric mucosa. And inhibits skin cancer by blocking the T- lymphocyte-mediated cytotoxicity. It also increases the humoral antibody production and inhibits the growth of bacteria, virus, and fungi. It decreases pain and swelling. Improves the growth of hair and also provides strength to the hair.

Safi syrup is also available for online purchase. Check these links for more options – Safi syrup on Amazon.

How to Take Safi syrup?

  • In general, it can be used at any time of the day, but recommended to uses at regular timings for better results.
  • If used early in the morning it would help as a good laxative.
  • Or it is suggested to use half an hour before food, lunch, and dinner.
  • This syrup is advised to use along with warm water.

Safi syrup Dosage

Note: Dosage details mentioned here is for informative purpose only. It is advised to use this medicine only with proper guidance from your doctor.

Follow the dosage schedule as prescribed by your doctor or follow the instructions provided on the package.

General dosage recommendations are:

  • 10ml of syrup for adults
  • 5ml for kids
  • Maximum number of dosages are two dosages per day

Safi syrup Contraindications

Hypersensitivity to Safi syrup or its ingredients is a contraindication. In addition, Safi syrup should not be used if you have the following ailments:

  • History of hypersensitivity
  • Large doses
  • Children
  • Pregnancy
  • Organ transplant
  • Infertility problems
  • Breastfeeding
  • Surgery

Safi syrup – precautions and how to use

Effectiveness of this medicine may differ with the usage of other OTC drugs/ products alongside. This may increase the chances for side-effects or it may cause your drug not to work properly. Discuss with your physician about prescription and non-prescription drugs, nutritional supplements, vitamins, and herbal products you are taking or planning to take so that your physician can help you prevent or manage drug interactions. Strictly follow precautions to prevent adverse effects. Dosage is based on your condition. Consult your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Essential counseling points are listed below:

  • Breastfeeding
  • Diabetes
  • Pregnant
  • Autoimmune disorders
  • Planning for pregnancy

Side effects of Safi syrup

The adverse reactions that may occur from all ingredients of safi syrup are mentioned below. These side-effects of safi syrup are possible but do not always occur. It is advised to consult your doctor immediately if any side effects appear and tend to prolong.

  • Diarrhea
  • Muscle fatigue
  • Skin irritation
  • Vomit
  • Irritation
  • Drowsiness
  • Burning sensation of skin

Safi syrup– Drug interactions

If you consume over the counter products or the other drugs at the same time of using Safi syrup, the effect of Safi syrup may change. This may increase chances of side effects or the medicine may not show its intended benefits. Let your doctor know about your health conditions and all the medication or any health products or supplements you are using before he prescribes you Safi syrup. That would help the doctor to customize your medication accordingly to avoid most possible side effects. The drugs which interact with Safi syrup include:

  • Aspirin
  • Daclozumab
  • Dalteparin
  • Enoxaparin
  • Basiliximab
  • Clopidogrel
  • Chlorpropamide
  • Azathioprine
  • Cyclosporine

Safety

Regarding safety profile of Safi is not well established on scientific parameters through research studies in India.

In the Journal of the American Medical Association published a study of Safi that it contains potentially harmful levels of heavy metal (arsenic).

Arsenic occurs in inorganic and organic forms. Organic arsenic compounds are less harmful to health while Inorganic arsenic compounds are highly toxic.

Arsenic poison (arsenicosis) may result in:

  • Abdominal pain
  • Diarrhea
  • Cancer
  • Muscle cramps
  • Hair loss
  • Blood in urine
  • Skin hyperpigmentation
  • Affect organs like kidneys, bladders liver and lungs.

Substitutes for Safi syrup

Below mentioned are a few similar types of medications available in the market:

  • Zandu Lalima Blood and Skin Purifier
  • IMC Aloe Blood Purifier
  • Pravek Safrakt
  • Jiva Neem Syrup

Dr. Srishti Tayal is Chief Radiologist at Radiodent – Dental and Maxillofacial Imaging. She has completed BDS and MDS with Gold Medal from JSS Medical College, Mysore. She is a passionate medical researcher and has published five research papers in various medical journals and received an award for the best scientific paper.

In addition to following her pursuits in dentistry, she is also an avid medical writer who believes in bridging the information gap among the common population with regards to modern medicine.

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Safi Syrup Overall rating: ★★★★★ 5 based on 3 reviews
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Very good analysis

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I have vitiligo problem (white patches). Please suggest shall I use this product or not. Thanks and Regards

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  1. I am diabetic 2 patient can i take this ? And duration ? And 1 or 2 daily ? I have vision problem due to diabetic from 6 month

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