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How To Cure Piles Naturally at Home-Herbal Remedies for Hemorrhoids

Don’t feel embarrass or awful if you have hemorrhoid/piles. Now this problem can’t make you suffer more because herbal remedies for hemorrhoids are the safest way to get rid from this problem. Herbs like Haritaki (Terminalia chebula), Vidanga (Embelia ribes), Pippali (Piper longum), Vacha (Acorus calamus), Guduchi (Tinospora cordifolia), kachnar bark (Bauhina variegate), Amlaki (Emblica officinalis), Haritaki (Terminalia chebula), Shunthi (Zingiber officinale) and Bibhitaki  (Terminalia bellerica) which are quite effective in treatment of hemorrhoids.

What are Hemorrhoids?

In hemorrhoids there are swollen blood vessels in, around the anus and rectum. Hemorrhoids mainly occur due to the increased pressure on these blood vessels due to constipation, prolonged sitting, pregnancy and obesity. Hereditary factors, ageing, over indulgence during sexual intercourse, low fiber diet or eating the excess spicy foods are also the factors which contribute to piles.


Symptoms of Hemorrhoids?

In some cases people don’t have hemorrhoids symptoms. But symptoms may include

  • Redness, soreness and swelling around anus.
  • Painless rectal bleeding.
  • Lump formation around anus, which may be painful.
  • Itching and irritation in anal region.

Herbal Remedies for Hemorrhoids

In Ayurveda piles are called as Arsh, it has pain like pricking needle. There are three doshas – Vata, pitta and kapha in the body which represent a healthy body. Imbalance of any of three energies result in the health issues. Hemorrhoids are due to the vitiation of all the three energies. Aggravation in the pitta dosha causes the digestive problems like impairment of jathargni (digestive fire) and ama (toxins) accumulation in digestive gut. Vitiated vata dosha causes the piles (arsha).

These herbal remedies for hemorrhoids help to balance all the vitiated doshas in body without causing any side effects on health.

Products list

  • Sanjivani Vati
  • Kachnaar guggul
  • Pile off
  • Vara churna.


1. SANJIVANI VATI:  Sanjivani vati is one of the effective herbal remedy   for hemorrhoids. This herbal product is prepared by the combination of various herbs which are listed below-

Ingredients of Sanjivani vati:

  • Vidanga (Embelia ribes)
  • Ginger root (Zingiber officinale)
  • Pippali (Piper longum)
  • Haritaki (Terminalia chebula)
  • Amlaki (Emblica officinalis)
  • Vacha (Acorus calamus)
  • Guduchi herb (Tinospora cordifolia)
  • Shuddh Bhallataka (Semecarpus anacardium)
  • Shuddh vatsnabh (Aconitum ferox)

USES: Above mentioned herbs used in the formulation of sanjivani vati are quite effective to treat piles in a natural way. These herbs help to improve the digestion Furthermore these herbs also help to provide relief in the symptoms of hemorrhoids like irritation, itching, redness, soreness and swelling around anus.

DOSE: 2 tablets thrice in a day with water after meals.

2. KACHNAAR GUGGUL: Planet Ayurveda offers the Kachnaar guggul which is also among the one of most effective herbal remedies for hemorrhoids. This herbal product is the combination of various herbs which are listed below:

  • kachnar bark (Bauhina variegate)
  • Amlaki (Emblica officinalis)
  • Haritaki (Terminalia chebula
  • Bibhitaki  (Terminalia bellerica)
  • Ginger (Zingiber officinale)
  • Black pepper (Piper nigrum)
  • Pippali (Piper longum)
  • Varuna (Crataeva religiosa)

BENEFITS- Herb used in formulation of kachnaar guggul help to balance the tridosha in the body which are major cause of hemorrhoids. These herbs formulation helps to provide the relief in the symptoms of hemorrhoids.

DOSE: 2 tablets thrice a day with water after meals.

3. PILE OFF- As the name of this herbal product describes that it is good to eliminate the hemorrhoids/ piles from root.    Pile off is quite good for both internal and external piles. It also helps to reduce rectal bleeding and swelling around anus. This herbal product is prepared by the combination of various natural ingredients which are given below –

Ingredients of PILE OFF

  • Haridra (Curcuma longa)
  • Trikatu (ginger, long pepper, black pepper)
  • Sajjikshaar (Sodium bicarbonate)
  • Nagkeshar (Mesuaferrea)
  • Chotiharar (Terminalia chebula)

BENEFITS:  Pile off is beneficial to treat both internal and external piles. It helps to treat the piles from root without causing any side effects. It helps to reduce the rectal bleeding and swelling around anus.

DOSE: 2 capsules twice daily after meals.

4. VARA CHURNA: Vara churna is prepared by the combination of three herbs named as Haritaki (Terminalia chebula), Bhibhitaki (Terminalia bellerica) and Amlaki (Emblica officinalis). Combination of these three herbs quite effective to treat the hemorrhoids. These herbs also help to improve the impaired digestion.

USES:  This herbal product helps to resolve constipation and removes accumulated toxins from body. Thus vara churna is also one of effective herbal remedies for hemorrhoids.

DOSE: 1 tablespoonful twice daily with warm water after meals.

Diet for hemorrhoids

  • Consume Whole grain (rich in roughage) like wheat pasta, brown rice, bran cereal, oats and bagels.
  • >Eat   fibre rich fruits like oranges, papaya, apple, berry (only ripened), pears, cantaloupe and watermelon.
  • Include the vegetables like spinach, cabbage, cauliflower, onion, cucumber, carrot, beans, celery, peas, black eye beans, asparagus, legumes and sweet potatoes. These vegetables are rich in the fibres and antioxidants thus good for hemorrhoids.
  • Include these products in your diet like milk, yogurt, walnut, almonds, hazelnut, honey, sesame, aloe vera, cow ghee and buttermilk.
  • Drink plenty of water daily.

Foods to be avoided in hemorrhoids:

  • Spicy food
  • Junk  food
  • Coffee
  • Alcohol
  • Pepper
  • Excess salty food
  • Sweet meat
  • Tea
  • Oil food

Herbs for Sacroiliitis


Sacroiliitis is acondition of joint pain that affects sacroiliiac joints of the body. Sacroiliiac joints are located at the place where our lower spine is connected to the pelvis. The primary symptom of the sacroiliitis is pain in the buttocks, lower back or down towards the legs. This pain may be aggravated by standing for a long time or by climbing the stairs.

There are some wonderful herbs which can be used for the treatment of Sacroiliitis. These herbs are the excellent gifts of the nature and hence anatural way to cure the pain caused by the sacroiliitis. Theherbs are well explained below.

Vitex Negundo (Nirgundi):

The most effective herb for the treatment of lower back pain is Vitex negundo.It is helpful in controlling the inflammation and pain in the joints and hence a wonderful option for the treatment of sacroiliitis.

Boswellia Serrata (Shallaki):

Boswellia is a wonderful herb for the treatment of Sacroiliitis. It is a popular anti-inflammatory herb that reduces the pain in the joints by blocking the leukotrienes. The leukotrienes are the substances that attack the joints and cause pain in them.

Guggul (Commiphora Mukul):

Guggul is one of the most commonly used herb for painful joints. The Guggul resin is obtained from the bark of Commiphora mukul tree. It is also a wonderful herbal remedy for joint pain. It is effective in providing relief from the back pain caused by sacroiliitis.

Sonth (Zingiber Officinale):

Zingiber officinale iscommonly known as ginger. Dry ginger is used for pain and inflammation since ancient times. This herb is effective in treating the inflammation as well as give relief from the back pain. This herb has many other health benefits and is used as a spice for cooking also.

Curcuma longa (Curcumin):

Curcuma longa, known as Turmeric, is another beneficial anti-inflammatory herb for sacroiliitis. This herbcontains two important chemicals (curcumin and curcuminoids) and both of these are responsible for decreasing the inflammation. Curcuma longa is an effective pain reliever and hence an effective herb for the treatment of sacroiliitis.


Ashwagandha (Withania Somnifera):

Withania somnifera, commonly known as Ashwagandha, possesses anti-inflammatory properties that help reduce the pain in the Sacroiliiac jointsas well as pain in other joints. This herb is commonly known as Indian ginseng and acts as a potent stress buster. It is effective in treating the pain caused by sacroiliitis.

Trigonella Foenum Graecum (Fenugreek):

Another effective herb for the treatment of sacroiliitis is Trigonella foenum graecum. This herb is commonly known as Fenugreek (Methi). This herb is useful in the treatment of autoimmune disease where the immune cells of the body destroy its own tissues due to the breaking of cartilage which is in turn protects the joints of the body.

Terminalia Arjuna (Arjuna):

Terminalia arjuna is one of a frequently used herbs in Ayurveda for various health purposes. The bark of this treeprovides strength to the bones of the body and also helps in getting relief from the fractures and injuries of the bones as well as the joints. In this way, this Terminalia arjuna herb is helpful in treating the Sacroiliitis.

Cissus Quadrangularis (Asthisamhari):

Another herb which is primarily used for the treatment of joint disorders is Cissus quadrangularis. This herb is helpful especially in the healing of injured or broken bones and joints of the body. This herb is useful in back pain also. This herb possess anti-oxidant and anti-inflammatory properties and hence a great way to treat sacroiliitis.