Herbal Remedies for Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy


Multifocal or progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy is a slow viral infection of central nervous system caused by papovavirus called JC virus. This virus causes very serious damage and inflammation in grey matter of brain. PML develops in immunocomprised individuals like CMV and toxoplasma encephalitis does, and is, therefore, are important form of encephalitis due to increasing number of cases of AIDS. JC virus is non-enveloped double standard DNA that is first isolated by john Cunningham and named as JC virus.


PML infects oligodendrocytes and caused progressive demyelination at multifocal areas scattered throughout the central nervous system. The lesions in this disorder consist of focal, irregular gelatinous areas most prominent at the junction of grey and white matter of brain. Main areas affected in this disorder are cerebrum, brainstem, cerebellum and sometimes spinal cord is also affected.

Patients undergoing chronic corticosteroids, individuals with different organ cancers and patients taking immunosuppressive therapy for organ transplant are more prone to the risk of PML. Several other health issues like rheumatoid arthritis and multiple sclerosis are also at the risk for this serious problem. This serious illness can be fatal if not treated on time.

Main Features of this Disorder Consist of

  • Focal areas of demyelination
  • Many lipid-laden macrophages in the centre of foci
  • Enlarged oligodendroglial nuclei containing purple viral inclusions at the periphery of the lesions


  • Clumsiness
  • Speech troubles
  • Partial and full blindness
  • Mental impairment
  • Facial drooping
  • Weakness
  • Coordination problems
  • Loss of senses
  • Seizures

Herbal Remedies for Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy

1. Ashwagandha Capsules

Standardized extract of ashwagandha is used to prepare this herbal supplement available at planet Ayurveda to treat multifocal leukoencephalopathy naturally. Ashwagandha is very valuable herb of Ayurveda that provide various health benefits to both body and mind. This beneficial herb helps to relieve stress, anxiety and also give good results in other nervous system related disorders.

This herb is known for improving memory and concentration according to Ayurveda. High concentration of withanolides present in leaves and roots of this plant helps to reduce inflammation and unwanted growth of cells in nervous system. It has great calming effects and helps to reduce excessive anxiety level.It is also used to support healthy immune system and helps to fight against various viruses and bacterial infections. Beside these functions ashwagandha is also known for its other medicinal properties like to reduce high blood sugar and cholesterol level.

Cortisol is the major hormone that is responsible for causing excessive stress and anxiety and this beneficial herbal supplement helps to control the secretion of this hormone. It is also good for both male and female reproductive system. In men it controls the testosterone hormone and promotes fertility. In sufferers of multifocal leukoencephalopathy this herbal supplements helps to increase body muscle mass and helps to strengthen weakened muscles.

Dosage :- you can take 2 capsules twice daily with normal water after meals.


2. Brahmi Capsules

100% pure extract of herb brahmi is used to prepare this miraculous herbal supplement that is used to bring both physical and mental health of the body.Bacosides are the major chemical compounds present in this herb and these have great effects on brain cells. Herb brahmi also helps to regenerate new brain cells. Anti-oxidant nature of this herb boosts our immune system and also helps to fight against free radicals and toxins.

It protects body and brain cells from the harmful effects of various types of infections. It is used to improve memory and also helps in rejuvenation of new brain cells. This herbal supplement not only works on brain but it is also beneficial for other vital organs of the body. It is also beneficial for promoting good health of liver by stimulating the process of detoxification.

It also helps to maintain normal blood pressure and is also very effective herbal supplement for skin related disorders. Bronchodilator nature of herb used in this herbal product helps to fight against congestion and gives relief to chronic asthmatic sufferers. It is also good for promoting good health of digestive system. It is a great stress buster and good for treating mental conditions like insomnia, seizures and Alzheimer’s disease.

Dosage :- you can take 2 capsules daily after your meals with normal water.

3. Stress Support Capsules

Ashwagandha, tagar and brahmi are the various wonderful herbs that are used to prepare this herbal formulation for healthy and stress free mind. This herb helps to pacify all three doshas but it works miraculously on vata dosha that is the major cause of nervous system related disorders. Herbs used in this herbal supplement possesses multiple medicinal functions and protects our physical and nervous system from risk of serious disorders.

Ashwagandha is anti-inflammatory, anti-tumour, anti-stress and anti-oxidant in nature. Tagar helps to fight against stress and anxiety and it has calming nature that helps to relieve excessive stress naturally. Brahmi is used to improve concentration and lack of memory. Regular use of this herbal formulation helps to improve mental ability and also fight against depression, epilepsy, hallucinations and other brain related conditions.

Dosage :- 2 capsules daily with regular water after taking your meals.

4. Medhya Churna

Medhya churna is prefect herbal blend to improve and to enhance our nervous system naturally. Vacha, ashwagandha, ajmoda, shweta jeerak, Krishna jeerak, sonth, maricha, pippali, patha, shankhpushpi and brahmi are the natural herbs used to prepare this natural powder for healthy nervous system. It is great supplement for healthy nervous system that helps to relieve stress and anxiety. Anti-oxidant and anti-inflammatory properties of all the herbs helps to protect both body and mind from the risk of serious problems. This natural product is used to relieve excessive stress and anxiety naturally without any side effects.

Dosage :- 1/4 teaspoon once daily with 1 spoon of Cow Ghee (Clarified Butter).

5. Punarnava Capsules

Punarnava is the major beneficial herb used in the preparation of this wonderful supplement available at planet Ayurveda for healthy brain. It all also offers a wide range of health benefits for other organs of body. Its anti-tumour nature helps to protect brain from the growth of harmful accumulation of cells. This herb is also expectorant, diuretic, stomachic and digestive in nature and fights against serious conditions that are harmful for our internal organs. According to Ayurveda punarnava is very effective nerve rejuvenator and it is used in treatment of nervous weakness and other brain related ill conditions.

Dosage :-2 capsules two times a day after meals with normal water.

6. Musali Strength Capsules

Musali Strength is again pure herbal formulation for healthy brain available at planet Ayurveda. Safed musli and gokshura are the effective herbs used to prepare this wonderful formulation of healthy brain. This formulation miraculously helps in the pacification of three doshas- vata, pitta and kapha. It is also very beneficial formulation for treating male and female reproductive system related problems. It improves sexual strength and libido. It is also good for treating infertility and menstrual problems in females.

Dosage :- 1-2 capsules twice daily after meals with normal water.

All the above mentioned products are good for maintaining natural health of the body and mind. Herbs used in these herbal supplements are natural, pure and do not have any side effects. These herbal supplements are 100% vegetarian. All herbal supplements are free from chemicals, starch, additives, chemicals, preservatives, colours and binders. These products of Planet Ayurveda for healthy nervous system are formulated under the medical supervision of MD doctors.