What is Cervicitis?- Causes, Symptoms and Ayurvedic Treatment


The cervix is the lower part of the female uterus that connects the vagina with the uterine cavity. It acts as a barrier to avoid the insertion of infections inside the reproductive cavity. Inflammation of this part due to any cause is called Cervicitis. This infection is common in females up to 25 years of age who are indulged in foul practices. Cervix contamination increases the chances of infections in the whole reproductive cavity and more complications. Since it is contagious and infectious, proper isolation and avoidance of any sexual activity is a must. Through this article, we will discuss various causes that lead to the growth of infectious bacteria inside the cervix and what are the symptoms of Cervicitis. Ayurvedic medicines to deal with this inflammatory condition in females are also detailed in this article.


Cervicitis is defined as inflammation of the cervix, which is a part of the female reproductive tract. This inflammation can occur due to various causes that can be physical, allergic, as well as chemical. The infection is caused by bacteria involvement that causes swelling in the cervical region. The tissue’s swelling can contain pus-filled cells, ooze mucous, and can be more irritating. Though treatment is possible for Cervicitis, if the condition is ignored can lead to more deadly complications including infertility. Cervicitis in pregnant women can be harmful to your newborn. Cervicitis is a condition that develops as an individual disease or as a symptom of many sexually transmitted diseases such as gonorrhea, herpes, trichomoniasis, Chlamydia, ureaplasma, and cancer. The mode of treatment also varies depending on the cause and reason for Cervicitis occurrence.

Ayurvedic Aspect

In Ayurveda females disorders have been described in detail along with precaution and preventive methods. Cervicitis is an inflammatory condition that has many causes according to Ayurveda. Many agantuj doshas and wrong activities could lead to doshas disturbance in the genital region that hampers the well-being and proper working of the organs. Medicinal treatment is recommended at the initial stages to avoid any additional damage to the reproductive system. Ayurvedic medicines are also detailed in the ancient Ayurvedic texts along with the introduction of diseases.

Female Reproductive System


Cervicitis is a bacterial infection that is caused due to the Staphylococcus or Streptococcus bacteria in the vaginal cavity.

These bacteria can develop due to

  • Infectious diseases such as- Chlamydia, gonorrhea, herpes, etc.

They enter the vagina as

  • Sexually transmitted infections
  • Unhygienic practices
  • Use of vaginal wash that contains chemicals
  • Allergic reaction to new products, condoms, tampons, cervical caps, etc.


The common symptoms of Cervicitis are

  • Abnormal vaginal discharge
  • Pain during intercourse
  • Irritation in vagina
  • Foul smell from the vagina
  • Abnormal Bleeding

Radiological signs

  • Ultrasound is done to rule out any damage to internal reproductive organs like fallopian tubes, ovaries, uterus, and endometrium, if the bacteria’s pass into the inner cavity.


The diagnosis is done after observing the physical symptoms of the patient.

  • The diagnostic procedure followed is-
  • Pelvic examination
  • Personal history
  • Vaginal sample


The treatment includes

  • Antibiotics
  • Symptomatic treatment

Herbal remedies by planet Ayurveda for the treatment of Cervicitis

Planet Ayurveda prepares natural medicines for the treatment of numerous body and mental disorders. The company is internationally certified for its great authenticity and results. The medicines prepared are free from all toxins and harmful substances. The medicines are prepared according to the procedures mentioned in ancient texts and laid by government guidelines. Patients are treated through these medicines and other herbal remedies, panchakarma therapies offered by Planet Ayurveda. Here are details of the medicines that are recommended for the safe treatment of Cervicitis

Herbal Remedies For Cervicitis
Herbal Remedies for Cervicitis

Products Description

1. Kaishore Guggul

This tablet formulation has Guggul (Commiphora mukul) as its main ingredient that manages the vitiated doshas in the female body. The inflammatory symptoms are to be managed very initially to avoid other major complications. Pain and bleeding abnormalities are managed to a great extent through their regular consumption.

Dosage- Take 2 tablets twice daily after meal with plain water.

2. Female Health Support

This supplement formulation maintains overall female health due to the medicinal properties of herbs used in this formula. The herbs Lodhra (Symplocos racemosa), along with two more herbs- Asoka (Saraca asoka) and Shatavari (Asparagus racemosus) are potentially used in the preparation of this medicine. All these three herbs combined strengthen the female reproductive system, regulate the right hormonal balance, improve general weakness in the female body, and ease the abnormal symptoms of all diseases related to female genitals. These capsules are very helpful in managing Cervicitis condition.

Dosage- Take 1 Cap twice a day after meal with plain water.

3. Boswellia Curcumin

These capsules are naturally prepared by the company for many purposes. This formulation is being used to treat many body ailments at present. It is specially manufactured to deal with painful inflammatory and degenerative disorders that can be in bones, organs, and systems of the body. Excess pitta involved in the cause of Cervicitis is well managed by these capsules and reduces the irritation and abnormal bleeding-like complications in this disease.

Dosage- Take 1 capsule twice daily after meal with plain water

4. Femo Plan Syrup

This herbal syrup contains a blend of numerous ayurvedic herbs that are mentioned in ancient ayurvedic texts such as Bilva (Aegle marmelos), Shyonak (Oroxylum indicum), Gambhari (Gmelina arborea), Brihati (Solanum indicum), Prishanparni (Uraria picta), Patha (Cissampelos pareira), Kantakari (Solanum xanthocarpum), three herbs similar to used in female health support preparation, by managing the doe, Brahmi (Bacopa monnieri), etc. These age-old herbs will treat Cervicitis without any complications or adverse effects.

Dosage- Take 2 teaspoons twice daily.

5. Luco Plan Syrup

Similar to other syrup formulations this syrup preparation is also herbally prepared to treat female-related issues. This preparation contains herbs such as Babool (Acacia nilotica), Aamra (Mangifera indica), Udumbur (Ficus glomerata), Neem (Azadirachta indica), Mochras (Salmalia malabarica), etc. This syrup eases abnormal diseased symptoms like- abnormal foul smelly discharge from the vagina, abnormal bleeding, pain due to any reason, etc.

Dosage- Take 2 teaspoons of syrup twice daily.

Contact my assistant to provide you the costing / ordering and delivery information at – costing.planetayurveda@gmail.com or call at +91-172-5214040


Thus, Ayurveda has a vast medicinal option for Cervicitis safe and side effect-free management. Other modifications along with the medicines for disease management are recommended individually to the patient according to the signs and symptoms. For more information visit us at www.planetayurveda.com

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 www.PlanetAyurveda.com.

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