What is Ulcerative Colitis?
An inflammatory bowel disorder called ulcerative colitis (PittajGrahani) results in inflammation and ulceration of the inner lining of the colon and rectum. The entire colon typically becomes inflamed, usually from the rectum. Although this illness can strike at any age, the onset is most frequently seen in people between the ages of 15 and 40.
The Ayurvedic method of treating ulcerative colitis is very successful. The root cause of the issue is addressed using a combination of individualized herbal medications, diet and lifestyle plans, and specialized home remedies for Ulcerative Colitis.
Causes of Ulcerative Colitis
The causes of this issue are all factors that upset Pitta, according to Ayurveda.
- Skipping meals
- Eating spicy
- Stale, or infected food
- Eating while watching TV or walking,
- Excessive heat or sun exposure,
- Excessive alcohol and smoking,
- Excessive mental activity, and more.
Signs of Ulcerative Colitis include:
It is mainly characterized by the following symptoms
- Rectal pain,
- Abdominal cramps,
- Weakness and fatigue,
- Weight loss and difficulty in gaining weight,
- Loss of appetite,
- Abnormal bowel movement,
- Blood in stool,
- Loose stool and diarrhea
Ayurvedic Treatment for Ulcerative Colitis
Ayurvedic treatment is focused on restoring bodies digestive power and maintaining healthy digestion. Herbs for Treatment of Ulcerative Colitis include:
- Indrayava (Holarrhena antidysenterica)
- Musta (Cyperus rotundus)
- Bilva (Aegle marmelos)
- Rakta Chandana (Pterocarpus santalinus)
- Guduchi (Tinospora cordifolia)