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Top 10 Most effective herbs to cure Endometriosis

Painful periods or pain after periods and finding difficulty to get pregnant are the signs of endometriosis.

Endometriosis occurs when tissue grows outside of uterus which usually grows inside uterus. This painful disorder involves ovaries, fallopian tubes and tissue lining of pelvis. In the rare cases, endometrial tissue may also spread beyond pelvic organs. Painful periods, pain during intercourse, excessive bleeding, infertility and nausea, vomiting, fatigue during the menstrual cycles are symptoms associated with endometriosis.

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Herbs in Ayurveda are very fruitful to resolve the various female health complications. For problem of endometriosis, herbs help to manage the symptoms of endometriosis up to a very good extent. These herbs help to balance the vata dosha which is main cause of this disorder according to Ayurveda.

Here we are listing top 10 most effective herbs to cure Endometriosis

1. Aloe Vera (Aloe barbadensis)

In Ayurveda, this herb is called as the Ghrit kumari. For the treatment of endometriosis, use of this herb is known to be quite good as it helps in the rejuvenation of endometrial lining. This herb is packed with anthraquinone complex that helps in the reduction of inflammation caused by bleeding. Besides of this, it is a great source of vitamins like A, B-complex vitamins, C, E and folic acid. All these offer the good female health benefits. Being packed with anti-tumor, cooling properties, this herb helps to decrease the inflammation.

2. Haridra (Curcumin longa)

Haridra is commonly called as the Haldi and turmeric. In Ayurveda, this herb has the great medicinal importance to heal the various ailments. Curcumin, bioactive compound present in this herb is packed with anti-inflammatory properties. Anti-inflammatory action of this herb helps to provide the relief from various symptoms like pelvic pain, lower abdomen pain, lower back pain etc.

3. Shallaki (Boswellia serrata)

In the Ayurveda, it is considered as an effective herb to reduce the pain since ages. Use of this herb is known to be quite good in the problem of endometriosis. This herb contains the anti-inflammatory, anti-tumor and anti-carcinogenic properties. This herb is quite effective to alleviate the pain and various other symptoms in endometriosis.

4. Ashok (Saraca indica)

This is another beneficial herb to cure endometriosis. Ashoka means without sorrow hence name of this herb has the deep sense itself. Medicinal properties of bark of this tree are quite beneficial in regulating the female menstrual cycles by balancing the hormonal irregularities in women.

It also helps to resolve various problems like irregular menses, premenstrual tension and pain in pelvic region due to periods. This herb contains the phytochemical compounds like flavonoids, saponins, and glycosides. They are packed with the anti-tumor, uterotonic, anti-tumor, oxytocic and anti-inflammatory properties.

Bark of this herb serves as wonderful soothing and demulcent agent that helps to provide the relief in the problems like painful periods, heavy clots, inflamed lymph nodes and amenorrhea.

5. Lodhra (Symplocos racemosa)

It also helps to reduce the pain in pelvic area, lowers abdomen and back pain. It also helps to provide relief in other symptoms like nausea, vomiting, weakness and nausea.

6. Shatavari (Asparagus recemosus)

It’s being packed with Isoflavones, Asparagamine, Polysaccharides, mucilage and rich in vitamins A, B1, B2, C, E, Phosphorus, Calcium, Iron and folic acid. All these minerals and vitamins help to manage various gynecological problems in females. It is quite effective to manage the menstrual irregularities in women like heavy blood flow and amenorrhea.

7. Anantmool (Hemidesmus indicus)

It is another effective herb to manage the problem of endometriosis. It controls the bleeding and maintains a proper flow during menstrual cycle.

8. Vasa (Adhatoda vasica)

Being packed with the anti-inflammatory properties, vasa helps to alleviate the pain in endometriosis. This herb also offers the good health benefits for women who conceive and carry pregnancy. Besides of this, anti-oxidant action of this herb helps in healing of endometrial lining.

9. Dalchini (Cinnamomum zeylanica)

Calmative action of this helps to balance the pitta dosha which is main casus of endometriosis. Dalchini is also an effective herb to manage the symptoms associated with this disorder like painful periods, excessive bleeding etc.

10. Mulethi (Glycyrrhiza glabra)

This herb has the great medicine importance in Ayurveda. Anti-inflammatory action of this herb helps to provide relief in painful menstruation. This herb possesses the calmative properties that helps to balance the pitta dosha which is main casus of endometriosis according to Ayurveda.

All the above mentioned herbs are used in the Planet Ayurveda’s endometriosis care pack.

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  1. BOSWELLIA CURCUMIN
  2. FEMALE HEALTH SUPPORT
  3. ALOE VITALS
  4. PRADARANTAKA CHURNA

Endometriosis Ayurvedic Treatment & Diet to Avoid Surgery

The female reproductive system is agroup of organs that are responsiblein reproduction, like ovulation and pregnancy. This system plays a vital part in keeping balance in the entire body through hormone production and communication. This system comprises of the ovaries, fallopian tubes, uterus, cervix and vagina.Female reproductive health is important to maintain the entire health of a woman and her potential children.

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Endometriosis is one such disorder that can hamper fertility by obstructing the functioning of fallopian tubes, uterus, sperms, eggs and ovaries. This disorder happens when the uterine tissue embeds or sprouts outside the uterus.

Causes:

  • Rearward menstruation.
  • Low immunity
  • Hormonal imbalance
  • Unusual growth of embryonic cells
  • Family history of the disorder

Symptoms:

  • Dyspareunia
  • Painful urination
  • Infertility
  • Dysmenorrhea
  • Metrorrhagia
  • Menorrhagia
  • Urinary frequency
  • Constipation

Diagnosis:

  • Laproscopy
  • Transvaginal USG

Herbal Remedies For Endometriosis

Endometriosis can be treated safely in Ayurveda. Here at Planet Ayurveda it can be treated with the Endometriosis Care Pack.

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1. FEMALE HEALTH SUPPORT

This herbal formulation consists of herbs which have miraculous effects on the female reproductive system. The herbs that this formulation contains aid in balancing pitta and vata. According to Ayurveda, annihilated vata is the prime cause of all gynecological ailments. Aggravated pitta leads to Menorrhagia, Irritant behavior, hot flushes.

This formulation contains extracts of Shatavari, Lodhra and Ashok.

SHATAVARI:

Shatavari is principally a reproductive rejuvenator, laxative and has potent adaptogenic properties. It can be taken by women of any age. It can aid in overcoming the changes during pregnancy and delivery, menstrual disorders, promotes lactation, hot flashes etc. It also acts as a uterus cleanser. It has the ability to improve female fertility. Shatavari calms and provides nourishment of nerves, acts as a support system for the brain and the body to attain harmony from vata ailments.

ASHOK:

The word Ashok literally means without sorrow. This herb helps in reducing excessive bleeding, including other gynecological ailments. It is known to calm the inflammation even with its aroma. It also has efficacious astringent properties. Its bark is an amazing cooling agent which heals a congested uterus, menstrual disorders. Also, it reduces any burning sensation.

LODHRA:

The word Lodhra means which makes the body sturdy. This herb treats bleeding disorders because of its absorption enhancing property. It is very light and acts as a coolant and also acts as a pitta pacifier. Lodhra’s bark has anti-inflammatory properties as well.

DOSAGE: 2 Capsules every morning and evening after meals.

2. ALOE VITALS CAPSULES

This is a 100% natural formulation which consists of anti-oxidants that eradicate harmful toxins from our body. It boosts immunity and aids in pacifying the three doshas. It consists of pure aloe Vera extracts. Aloe Vera has amazing anti-inflammatory properties and also detoxifies the body.

DOSAGE: 1 capsule twice on a daily basis after meals.

3. SHATAVARI CAPSULES

This is a herbal formulation and rejuvenates the female body including menstrual disorders. This herb helps the female in maintaining and improving her fertility. It consists of phytoestrogen that helps in balancing the hormones and alleviates the risk of endometriosis. It strengthens the female reproductive system. This formulation helps in treating all gynecological ailments like ovarian cysts, endometriosis, menstrual disorders to name a few.

DOSAGE: 2 Capsules two times a day after meals.

4. PRADRANTAK CHURNA

This formulation is an improvised form of PUSHYANUG CHURNA which consists of Lodhra, Ashok, Arjun and Udumbar. It is considered to be very helpful in curing female disorders. And Vata imbalance is said to be the root cause of all gynecological disorders and this herb calms the vitiated vata. Also it naturally equalizes female hormones. It improves the inflamed lining of uterus or the endometrium and treatment endometriosis.

DOSAGE: 5 grams with lukewarm water every day.

5. BOSWELLIA CURCUMIN

This herbal formulation is enriched with herbs that have anti- inflammatory properties. These do not cause any side effects and act as a pain killer.

BOSWELLIA SERRATA:

Boswellia helps in decreasing and repairing the inflamed endometrium. It also consists of potent analgesic properties and also improves the blood circulation.

CURCUMIN LONGA:

Curcumin or turmeric are anti-inflammatory and anti-oxidant in nature. Also this herb hinder the growth of the cells that cause inflammation.

DOSAGE: 2 capsules twice a day, with plain water after meals.

DIET IN ENDOMETRIOSIS TO AVOID SURGERY

Our body responds to the foods we eat rapidly and this affects our overall health. Making healthy changes in your diet helps in reversing symptoms of Endometriosis. Patients with Endometriosis should consume a high fiber diet which comprises of fruits, vegetables, whole grains. These foods aid in controlling Endometriosis symptoms to some extent.

The main cause of some foods worsening the symptoms of Endometriosis depends on the reactions that occur due to ingesting these foods. Consuming a balanced diet in this disorder alleviates the harmful chemical reactions. The reversal in symptoms may include reduced pain and inflammation. Also, it helps in decreasing estrogen levels in the body and thus alleviates the chances of the disease growing further.

The prime focus of the special diet for endometriosis is to hinder the bad prostaglandins due to their negative effects on the body. Consuming a healthy diet helps in promoting the good Prostaglandins which help in reducing the uterine contractions, pain and inflammations. Changing the consumption of oils has a huge effect on your body. Good oils can be found in the Omega-3 group. The best sources are:

  • Fish oil or consuming fish on the whole.
  • Walnuts
  • Flax seeds
  • Pumpkin seeds
  • Dark green leafy vegetables.

Avoid saturated fats, animal fats, butter etc.

Increasing your fiber consumption decreases the high levels of estrogen. As excess of everything is bad, fiber intake should be in moderation. Easily digestible fibers are found in fruits and vegetables as they improve digestion while providing a soothing effect. Fibers can be found in

  • Pulses
  • Beans and peas
  • Fruits and vegetables
  • Oatmeal
  • Whole grains

There are a few foods which need to be shunned for a faster improvement and they include, refined carbohydrates, dairy products, refined sugars, honey, chocolate, canned and preserved foods, saturated fats. Alcohol and smoking should also be avoided to promote faster healing.