Harnessing the Healing Potential of Khamira Abresham Hakim Arshad Wala in the Management of Different Health Conditions

Year : 2024 | Volume :11 | Issue : 01 | Page : 7-13

S. Saleemunnisa Yousuff

Asma RA Chaudhary

Asma Malik Azmi

Asif Ali Chaudhary

Fouzia Farooqui

  1. Assistant Professor Dept of Tahaffuzi wa Samaji Tib, ZVM Unani Medical College and Hospital, Pune Maharashtra India
  2. Professor Dept of Ilmul Qabalat wa Amraz e Niswan, ZVM Unani Medical College and Hospital, Pune Maharashtra India
  3. Professor Dept of Kulliyat, ZVM Unani Medical College and Hospital, Pune Maharashtra India
  4. Assistant Professor Dept. of Moalijat, Anjuman-I-Islam’s Dr M.I.J.T Tibbia Unani Medical College and Haji A.R Kalsekar Tibbia Hospital, Mumbai Maharashtra India
  5. Associate Professor Dept of Ilaj bit tadbeer, ZVM Unani Medical College and Hospital, Pune Maharashtra India


Khamira Abresham Hakim Arshad Wala (KAHAW) is a potent Unani remedy that plays a vital role in fortifying the body’s vital organs and efficiently reducing free radicals by enhancing levels of antioxidant enzymes. The term ‘Khamira’ originated from the Unani system of medicine and was first introduced by the esteemed Hakeem during the Mughal period. This preparation involves incorporating herbal drugs into a base (Qiwam) containing sugar or honey, resulting in a squashy consistency. KAHAW is widely utilized in preventing ischemic heart diseases and managing various neurodegenerative disorders. Its remarkable properties help maintain healthy blood pressure and promote optimal blood flow. Moreover, it aids in fortifying the brain and liver during convalescence periods and offers relief from the adverse effects of diseases like measles, chickenpox, and smallpox. In the modern era of advanced medicine, KAHAW continues to play a pivotal role in healthcare due to its antioxidant and anti-inflammatory characteristics. Studies have shown its potential in reducing the risk of myocardial infarction and providing significant neuroprotection against cognitive impairments and neurodegeneration. For generations, this traditional medicine has been utilized to efficiently treat a wide spectrum of health conditions. The review article extensively examines the medicinal significance of Khamira Abresham Hakim Arshad Wala (KAHAW), highlighting its remarkable antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties. These properties have been found to be associated with reduced instances of myocardial infarction, indicating its potential as a heart-protective agent. Moreover, KAHAW exhibits significant neuroprotective effects, guarding against cognitive impairments and neurodegeneration. Furthermore, the article sheds light on the traditional use of KAHAW in treating a diverse range of ailments.

Keywords: Khamira, KAHAW, Free radicals, Antioxidant, Neuroprotective, Myocardial infarction.

[This article belongs to Research & Reviews : A Journal of Unani, Siddha and Homeopathy(rrjoush)]

How to cite this article: S. Saleemunnisa Yousuff, Asma RA Chaudhary, Asma Malik Azmi, Asif Ali Chaudhary, Fouzia Farooqui. Harnessing the Healing Potential of Khamira Abresham Hakim Arshad Wala in the Management of Different Health Conditions. Research & Reviews : A Journal of Unani, Siddha and Homeopathy. 2024; 11(01):7-13.
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Received August 17, 2023
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Published February 1, 2024