K.P.Namboodiri's Dantadhavanachoornam (Ayurvedic Toothpowder) is a combination of time honoured medicinal herbs. The recipe for this tooth powder was discovered from ancient ayurvedic texts by a royal physician Kochukuttan Thampuran at Kodungalloor Kovilakam, an erstwhile princely state in Kerala. Dantadhavanachoornam is still prepared according to this closely guarded secret formulas. It contained Amla, Pepper, Clove, Bhasma etc.. These special ingredients fight dental diseases, fortify immunity, strengthen gums, add freshness to breath and give that beautiful pearly white luster to teeth.