Purification Of Water

Purification of water is a process of removing undesirable chemicals, contaminants, and gases from the water. Water purification is done by physical processes like filtration, sedimentation, and distillation. The chemical processes involved in water purification are flocculation, chlorination, and electromagnetic radiation by ultraviolet light. Purification of water is also done by a biological process using active carbon and filters.

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How to change the taste of drinking water, and which herb helps in purifying clay pot water?

Query: Hello doctor, What herb can we add for purification of water in clay pot? Is there any way in Siddha to change the taste of water? Because water does not taste good due to its hardness.   Read Full »


Dr. Arul Amuthan

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. You can add the following to drinking water for purification:Nellikkai has to be dried (Amla dried) and can be added to drinking water. Nellikai wood (Amla wood chips) can also be added to drinking water. Thetran kottai (Strychnos potatorum) dried seed. When you rub this...  Read Full »

Can a person get nauseous every time after drinking bottled water?

Query: Hello doctor, Every time I drink bottled water, I feel nauseous. What is the reason?  Read Full »


Dr. Sadaf Mustafa

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. There are multiple steps involved in the purification of water before they are bottled. One of which is micro-purification, which may involve the use of different agents to kill the bacteria and germs. I think you are allergic to some of those or it is giving a bad taste ...  Read Full »

Can hepatitis E cause black stools?

Query: Hello doctor,My mom has hepatitis E since the last 15 days. As advised by the doctor, she is taking Drakshadi Kashaya, three teaspoons mixed with nine teaspoons of water and a quarter teaspoon of Katuki Choorna. Also, she is taking Nirocil tablet thrice a day since three days. Yesterday her stool ...  Read Full »


Dr. Ishwar Chandra Rai

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. Hepatitis E is just like hepatitis A. It spreads through stools and due to poor hygiene. You are taking good medicines. Just wait for few days. Drink boiled water and maintain good hygiene. Take the following medicines too along with your medicines: Vasa Guduchyadi Kas...  Read Full »

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