Ayurvedic treatment for Boils and Carbuncles

Boils and Carbuncles

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Boils and Carbuncles


Bacterial infections indicate immobility of energy to the skin, presence of blood impurities from degeneration in the digestive system, and improper diet resulting in accumulation of toxic waste and low immunity.[i] Boils may also occur due to internal, mental or emotional conflict and confusion.5

As per Ayurveda Control the Prameha. Matured pidakas have to be subjected to incision and drained well. If the pidaka is immature, Raktamokshanam, blood letting or leech therapy has to be done.

Neem, Giloy, Parwal, Harda, Guggulu, Khair, Manjistha etc., may be useful

Ayurveda can play a significant role in managing Boils and Carbuncles by practising a combination of corrective Ahar (diet), Vihaar (exercise) and Aushadhi (medicines).

Diet Recommendations (Aahar)

  • Prameha (Diabetes) should be controlled by following a diabetic diet.
  • Purification should be done based on the dosha
  • Shankhaprakshalana helps remove constipations and ensures effective elimination through the bowels.

Lifestyle changes (Vihar)

  • Regular Yogic practice increases the awareness of mind and body, essential to maintain the exercise and food habit in diabetic condition.
  • Yoga increases glycemic control, improves insulin level and sensitivity, redues insulin resistance, depression and anxiety, declines the weight and BMI in obese individual from fatty people.

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