Natural Cure For Dupuytren’s Contracture With Herbal Remedies


Dupuytren’s Contracture is mainly a hand deformity which is developed gradually over one year. In this disease the fingers are not able to straighten up fully and there is limited range of movements of fingers. In this article we will be discussing Dupuytren’s Contracture thoroughly and also the Ayurvedic treatment of Dupuytren’s Contracture .So please, be with me till the end as it will be a very important aspect of this disease.

Dupuytren’s Contracture


Dupuytren’s Contracture is seen in middle aged people in which there is inward bending of fingers and majorly it is painless. Knots are seen under the skin and are painless. This kind of contracture is commonly seen in two fingers (ring and little finger) which are far from the thumb. This problem can be seen in both hands. The lump on the hand causes the finger to stick in one place.  This disorder is not life threatening but may cause discomfort to the patient. Genetic, alcohol intake habits, tobacco usage, diabetes, epilepsy etc are some of the causes of Dupuytren’s Contracture. Thickening of the hand, nodule appearance over skin, majorly palm, nodules are tender on touch, painless, turning of fingers towards your palm etc are some of the symptoms of Dupuytren’s Contracture. Medical history, physical examination, nodules present and not able to flatten up the hand properly etc are the diagnostic tests of Dupuytren’s Contracture. The main line of treatment is Needling, exercise, physiotherapy, enzyme injection and surgery.  Ayurvedic medicine aids in managing the disease from root cause and also improves the quality of life or aids in healthy life. Ayurvedic medicines reduce the risk of recurrence of disease and there are no side effects of the Ayurvedic treatment.

Ayurvedic Aspect of Dupuytren’s Contracture

Dupuytren’s Contracture is known as deformity in the hand and in Ayurveda it is correlated by predominance of vata and kapha dosha in the body. Due to increased vata and kapha dosha in the body, there nodule formation i.e. beneath the skin and inward bending of fingers etc. These cause major issues to the person and cause deformity in the person. Ayurvedic medications  help in balancing the increased dosha in the body.

Causes of Dupuytren’s Contracture

The causes of Dupuytren’s Contracture are listed below:-

  • Genetic
  • Alcohol intake habit
  • Tobacco usage
  • Diabetes
  • Epilepsy

Symptoms of Dupuytren’s Contracture

The symptoms of Dupuytren’s Contracture are listed below:-

  • Thickening of hand
  • Nodule appearance over skin majorly palm
  • Nodules are tender on touch
  • Painless
  • Turning of fingers towards your palm

Diagnosis of Dupuytren’s Contracture

The diagnosis of Dupuytren’s Contracture is listed below:-

  • Medical history
  • Physical examination
  • Nodules present and not able to flatten up the hand properly

Treatment of Dupuytren’s Contracture

The treatment of Dupuytren’s Contracture is listed below:-

  • Needling
  • Exercise
  • Physiotherapy
  • Enzyme injection
  • Surgery

Prevention of Dupuytren’s Contracture

The prevention of Dupuytren’s Contracture are listed below:-

  • Avoid tight gripping on tools
  • Always wear gloves with heavy padding

Ayurvedic Treatment of Dupuytren’s Contracture by Planet Ayurveda

Ayurvedic medicines aid in treating the disease from root cause and also help in maintaining a healthy life. Planet Ayurveda is a brand which has been serving pure herbal extracts worldwide for 20 years. All the herbal extracts as in form of capsule, powder, tablets etc are prepared under guidelines of Ayurvedic board.  This company provides Ayurvedic herbal medicines which are extracted from pure raw material.  The results of these herbal medicines are very promising for 20 years. This herbal medicine is made up of 100% natural extracts and has no animal product as well, which means these medications are pure vegetarian and contain no chemicals and additives. Planet Ayurveda provides best quality herbal medicines with lifestyle and dietary precautions.  Ayurvedic medicine aids in reducing the risk of recurrence of disease and causes no side effects of the treatment as it is pure plant based extracts.

These are the pure Ayurvedic medicines for Dupuytren’s Contracture from planet Ayurveda are:-

  1. Boswellia Curcumin
  2. Ashwagandhaghan Vati
  3. Vrihat Vatchintamani Ras
  4. Gotukola Capsules
  5. Kanchnaar Guggul

Dupuytrens Contracture

Product Description

1. Boswellia Curcumin

Boswellia Curcumin is a polyherbal capsules formulation made by Planet Ayurveda. These herbal capsules are made up of standardised extract of herb Shallaki (Boswellia serrata) and Curcumin (Curcuma longa). Both these herbs are best in pacifying Vata and Kapha dosha. So by pacifying these doshas, this herbal formulation helps in preventing the symptoms of Dupuytren’s contracture. Besides this anti-inflammatory properties of this herbal remedy helps in reducing nodule formation which is one of the main symptoms of Dupuytren’s Contracture.

Dosage – 1 capsule twice daily with plain water after meals.

2. Vrihat Vatchintamani Ras

Vrihat Vatchintamani Ras is classical herbal formulation which contains Abhrak bhasma, Swarna bhasma, Loha bhasma, Pravala bhasma, Rajat bhasma etc. Vrihat Vatchintamani Ras is a classical herbal formulation which helps in pacifying the vitiated vata dosha in the body. Vrihat Vatchintamani Ras helps in getting rid of muscle stiffness and also maintain the movements of muscles. Vrihat Vatchintamani ras is very effective in paralysis, vertigo and migraine.

Dosage – 1 tablet twice a day after a meal.

3. Ashwagandhaghan Vati

Ashwagandhaghan vati is the classical herbal formulation from Planet Ayurveda which contains Ashwagandha (Withania somnifera).  Ashwagandhaghan vati acts as an antioxidant agent which helps in reducing stress and anxiety and increases physical and mental stamina. Ashwagandha ghan vati also increases immunity. Ashwagandhaghan vati help in maintaining brain functions and in reduction of swelling in the brain.

Dosage – 1 tablet twice a day after meal.

4. Gotukola Capsules

Gotu Kola Capsules are the single herbal capsule formulation prepared by Planet Ayurveda. These capsules are made up of standardised extract of herb Gotukola (Centella asiatica). These capsules consist of anti-inflammatory properties and help in reduction of scar tissue under the skin. Beside this it helps in promoting the blood supply hampered due to scar tissue. Thus these capsules help in reducing symptoms of Dupuytren’s Contracture

Dosage – 1 capsule twice daily with plain water after meals.

5. Kanchnaar Guggul

Kanchnaar Guggul is a classical Ayurvedic formulation prepared by Planet Ayurveda as per classical texts. These tablets consist of ingredients such as Kanchnaar (Bauhinia variegata), Guggul (Commiphora mukul), Haritaki (Terminalia chebula) and various others. This formulation helps in reducing Vata and Kapha dosha which is the main dosha responsible for Dupuytren’s Contracture. It helps in reducing the nodule formation which causes the contacture.

Dosage – 2 tablets twice daily with plain water after meals.


In this article we discussed Dupuytren’s Contracture, and also the Ayurvedic treatment of Dupuytren’s Contracture. Ayurvedic medicine is side effect free and is having best and promising results over the years. Ayurveda pursues the patient’s treatment and also helps in improving the health of the patient with ancient methods and aids in improving the quality of life of the patients. So, the above-mentioned herbal medicines from Planet Ayurveda are very effective as they help in treating the disorder and are free from any preservatives and other chemical agents that hamper your health. All the herbal formulations are purely vegetarian and made up of 100% naturally occurring organic herbs. In case of any query kindly visit

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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