Natural Cure For Clostridium Difficile Infection


In our environment, whether the surroundings we live in or the internal environment of our body, a lot of microbes are present. They can be healthy or maybe disease-causing. The human body has a microbial flora that helps in maintaining the healthy functioning of the body. But as we all know any change in the constitution of the body or imbalance leads to problems and such imbalance in the microbial flora causes a condition called Clostridium difficile infection.

Clostridium difficile infection


Our intestine has beneficial bacteria present in them that help in maintaining a healthy gut but it disrupts when some invaders intrude and one such invader is Clostridium difficile bacterium. It infects the intestine and agitates its functions. According to Ayurveda, this condition comes under Krimi Roga. This means that diseases are caused due to krimi which means worms that include microbes also.


Symptoms of this disease are mostly problems related to the intestinal region and bowel movements. Infected people will have diarrhea, abdominal pain, and tenderness. In extreme cases, the patient may have fever, dehydration, sickness, swelling in abdomen, weight loss, and frailty. Sometimes severe trots steer to dehydration and abrupt heart rate, this can also influence the blood pressure of the body.


This disease is caused due to bacteria clostridium difficile bacteria but this enters inside the mouth due to unhealthy practices. The bacteria present in the body expel out through feces and these can enter inside the body if hands are not cleaned well, eating food that is contaminated, drinking contaminated water, and eating meat that has bacteria present in them.

Eating food that is virudha( Incompatible) as well as food that causes Ama (digestive endotoxins) ,aggravates Vata and Kapha and turns them into nonabsorbable and unassimilable forms. This favors the genesis of krimi and causes the ailment.


The first and the foremost thing that can be included in natural remedies are practicing clean and healthy practices like cleaning hands properly, avoiding having food that is contaminated, avoiding water that is not purified, and keeping the surroundings clean. Home remedies that can be done are incorporating turmeric in food; this has an antimicrobial property that helps in killing the bacteria. Drink lots of water, as this condition can make the body dehydrated due to diarrhea and this can lead to weakness. Probiotics can be taken in as this promotes the growth of good bacteria in the gut. Food that has high fiber content is also a solution as this can be digested easily by the body and improves bowel movement. Ginger has anti-inflammatory properties so having it curtails pain and inflammation in the intestinal region.


Ayurveda has a salubrious approach that helps in treating a patient by giving utmost importance to every system and constitution of the body that is the doshas and dhatus (body tissues) of the body. Planet Ayurveda prepares supplements keeping all this in mind and treats patients based on their Prakriti (Individual constitution). Their supplements are 100 percent pure and organic.The supplements of Planet Ayurveda are prepared under the surveillance of expert physicians. They are prepared from the pure extracts of herbal plants and don’t cause any side effects.

For treating clostridium difficile infection, Planet Ayurveda brings a care pack that includes:

  1. Kutajghan Vati
  2. Vatsakadi Churna
  3. Mahashankh Vati
  4. Arjuna Capsule
  5. Praval Panchamrit


1. Kutajghan Vati

This supplement is in the form of tablets and is prepared from one main ingredient which is Kutaja (Holarrhena antidysenterica). From its scientific name itself, it is very clear that it helps treat severe diarrhea and relieve dysentery. This herbal supplement is useful in treating various bowel-related problems. This supplement maintains the balance of the doshas in the gut region and maintains easy bowel movements. It decreases pain and relieves all kinds of irritation in the intestinal region.

Dosage: After meals take around 1-2 tablets twice or thrice a day along with lukewarm water.

2. Vatsakadi Churna

This supplement is in the form of powder and is poly herbal. It contains ingredients like kutaja (Wrightia antidysenterica), Bilva (Aegle marmelos), Saunf (Foeniculum vulgare), etc. This churna is very useful for treating irritable bowel movements and helps in healthy bowel movement. Churna can be easily assimilated by the body. The ingredients used in this supplement have medicinal properties that maintain a healthy gut and as per Ayurveda, a healthy gut keeps away all other ailments. This ayurvedic churna works very effectively and has an efficient effect on maintaining the tridoshas.

Dosage: After meals, have one teaspoon along with plain water after meals.

3. Mahashankh Vati

This supplement is in the form of tablets and is poly herbal. It consists of Pippali mool (Piper longum), Chitraka (Plumbago zeylanica), Danti Mool (Baliospermum montanum), etc. This supplement has a property that helps to calm the acidity in the stomach and is carminative. It helps in effective digestion and the ingredients used in this supplement have a beneficial effect on proper digestion, balance the Vata and pitta dosha, and have a good healing property.

Dosage: After meals, it should be taken 1 to 2 tablets twice or thrice a day along with lukewarm water.

4. Arjuna Capsule

The supplement is in the form of capsules and contains a single herb called Arjuna (Terminalia arjuna). Arjuna has a lot of properties which include antimicrobial actions, it is anti-inflammatory, and antioxidant. Because of the kashaya and shita properties of this ingredient, it pacifies Vata and cures diarrhea. This supplement also controls the frequency of motion.

Dosage: After meals, one to two capsules should be taken twice a day along with warm water.

5. Praval Panchamrit

This supplement is in the form of tablets and contains Praval, Muktashukti bhasma, etc. This supplement is easily comprehended by the body and has a promising effect on sustaining a healthy gut. This supplement maintains the pH level in the gut region, improves digestion, helps in the management of trots, and provides all-around nutrition to the body.

Dosage: After meals, 1-2 pills along with honey should be taken twice or thrice a day. 


Patients can rely on and can consume the medicines without hesitation as they are prepared by following the principles of Ayurveda and maintaining a balance in the body. Stay with Ayurveda… stay healthy!. In case of any query kindly visit For more queries, you can send your queries to our email id

Dr. Vikram Chauhan

Dr. Vikram Chauhan (MD - Ayurveda) is the CEO and Founder of Planet Ayurveda Pvt. Ltd. He is Author of the Book "Ayurveda – God’s Manual For Healing". He is an Ayurveda Expert Serving People worldwide through all the Possible Mediums, Operating from Main Branch in Mohali, India. With his Vast Experience in Herbs and their Applied Uses, he is successfully treating Numerous Patients suffering from Various Ailments with the help of Purest Herbal Supplements, Diet, and Lifestyle, according to the Principles of Ayurveda. For More Details, visit

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