Ayurvedic Cure For Jaundice

Ayurvedic Cure For Jaundice

Jaundice is a condition, wherein the whites of the eyes and the skin get the yellow color. Modern medicine does not consider it to be an issue actually, but it is a symptom of some issues in the liver like cirrhosis of liver, gallstones or infection. When it comes to ayurveda, this condition is referred to as kaamala.


Experts state that this condition is caused because of increased intake of sour, salty, spicy and oily foods, alcohol, increase in the alkaline intake and taking foods when they are very hot are some of the reasons behind this condition. These foods can increase the level of pitta in the body. This increased level, will generally impair the blood and the muscle tissues present in the liver, thereby causing blockage in the channels of the liver. This makes the pitta to get back to the blood, thereby leading to color change in the skin and in the eyes.

There are also other causes behind this health issue according to ayurveda and they are sleeping at daytime, suppressing the nature calls, excessive physical work and sexual activity and psychological factors like stress, anger, fear and lust can also cause this condition.


• Decrease in libido level or complete loss of this level

• Excessive thirst

• Indigestion

• Low-grade fever

• Burning sensation in the body

• Lack of appetite

• Flatulence

• Yellow color in eye white, nails and in the skin

• Fatigue

• Weakness and drowsiness

What does ayurveda says?

The ayurvedic treatment for this condition involves bringing down the aggregated energy levels in the body with the help of herbs that can improve the functioning of liver and can increase the flow of bile in the bile duct. To make sure that the patient can get an increased rate of metabolism, digestion is restored with the help of customized diet plan.

Lifestyle changes and diet advice from Ayurveda:

Generally, patients seeking ayurvedic remedies for this issue will be adviced to make the following lifestyle and diet changes:

• It is better to follow a vegetarian diet and heavy, oil, spicy and hot foods should be avoided.

• It is better to keep away from refined flour, aerated drinks, alcoholic beverages, chocolates, pastries, cakes and preserved foods.

• It is better to increase the intake of whole-wheat flour and fruits and vegetables like amla, grapes, radish, bananas, mangoes, cardamom, almonds, raisins and similar foods

• It is better to keep away from stress and anxiety and stressful conditions should be avoided as much as possible

• Complete rest is important

• It is better to avoid working under sun and near furnaces and boilers.

Home remedies:

Ayurveds also recommends the following home remedies for patients with this health issue:

• Bitter guard extract can be taken in the quantity of one-fourth cup daily in the morning in early hours

• For a period of 10 days, the patients are advised to take a spoon pulp of Indian aloe vera with dry ginger powder and black salt every morning.


It may be helpful to you:
Ayurvedic Treatment for Asthma
Ayurveda for Osteoporosis
Best Ayurvedic Herbs Used as Dietary Supplements

Ask our Counsellors


0 # Rohan 2018-03-13
Hii, I am from Hamirpur, Please tell that can moisture be responsible for infections ?
Reply | Reply with quote | Quote
0 # Dr. Naresh 2018-03-14
Hello, good to see that you are from Hamirpur, yes,that is why u must keep your genital organs clean and dry because moisture can favour infections.
Reply | Reply with quote | Quote
0 # Rohan 2018-01-05
Hello I am from Sonipat, My neighbour has been feeling redness and burning in urethral organs, can it be a disease, should she visit gynec?
Reply | Reply with quote | Quote
0 # Dr. Naresh 2018-01-06
It can be a simple infection also and a disease also, If after the examination, the presence of gram negative bacteria is seen ,gonorrhoea infection can be thought of, she should visit good women's specialist- find list of Gynecologist in Sonipat
Reply | Reply with quote | Quote
0 # Aarush 2018-01-05
My friend has been diagnosed with gonorrhoea, Please tell which tests will be advisable, also suggest gynec in Achalpur ?
Reply | Reply with quote | Quote
0 # Dr. Naresh 2018-01-06
VDRL tests should be done every month for 3 consecutive months for detecting syphilis as well as other sexually transmitted diseases,These tests should be conducted at proper times, find good Gynecologist in Achalpur
Reply | Reply with quote | Quote
0 # Nishith 2018-01-03
Hii, can you plz tell me,What changes can occur in skin in syphilis patient, also suggest good obstertrician in Darbhanga ?
Reply | Reply with quote | Quote
0 # Dr. Pooja 2018-01-04
Rashes can occur on the skin in the near areas,rashes can be discrete and also symmetrical in nature, Rashes can also be pustular, you can consult with Obstetrician in Darbhanga.
Reply | Reply with quote | Quote
0 # Aarav 2017-12-29
Can gonorrhoea be caused by the infected towels, also provide the list of good gynecologist in Sultanpur?
Reply | Reply with quote | Quote
0 # Dr. Pooja 2017-12-30
Gonorrhoea can be transmitted by the infected towels, handkerchiefs of the infected person, But most cases are due to sexual contacts, find here list of good Gynecologist in Sultanpur.
Reply | Reply with quote | Quote
0 # Harikiran 2017-12-29
Hello, plz tell me what are venereal diseases, can you plz suggest some good gynecologist in Chapra ?
Reply | Reply with quote | Quote
0 # Dr. Pooja 2017-12-30
veneral diseases are those which can be spread through sexual contact, The spreading agents can bacteria ,viruses etc, The examples are syphilis and gonorrhoea can be can spread by sexual contact, you can also find list of Gynecologist in Chapra.
Reply | Reply with quote | Quote
0 # Vivaan Older than three months
Hii, plz tell me,Which tests can confirm syphilis in primary stage, also suggest name of good maternity hospitals in Junagadh ?
Reply | Reply with quote | Quote
0 # Dr. Naresh Older than three months
During the primary stage,DG illumination tests are very helpful, find good maternity hospitals-Poonam Maternity and Surgical Hospital.
Reply | Reply with quote | Quote
0 # Lakshay Older than three months
Hii, I am from Panna, I want to know can cigerrete sharing can lead to syphilis ?
Reply | Reply with quote | Quote
0 # Dr. Pooja Older than three months
yes,sharing cigerette,drinking cups,common spoons etc can also lead to syphilis, Generally whenever the fluid of a person who has syphilis is shared,the infection can occur, you should also consult with good Gynecologist in Panna
Reply | Reply with quote | Quote
0 # Aarush Older than three months
Hii, I am from Bokaro, plz let me know What is gonorrhoea ?
Reply | Reply with quote | Quote
0 # Dr. Pooja Older than three months
Hello, Gonorrhoea is a sexually transmitted disease caused by the Neisseria gonorrhoea,This disease is caused in the genitourinary tracts, for more details plz visit good gynec in Bokaro, find list of Gynecologist in Bokaro
Reply | Reply with quote | Quote