Ayurvedic treatment for Nose bleed

Nose bleed

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Nose bleed


According to ayurveda, an imbalance of the Pitta dosha is the main cause for the bleeding of the nose. Increase in the pitta is associated with nose bleeds. The management comprises of pacifying the pitta dosha by making some simple changes in aahar and vihar and some herbs. 3

Diet Recommendations (Aahar)

  • Avoid spicy and hot food items.
  • Old rice, barley, green gram, lentil, bengal gram, red gram, crystal sugar, honey, sugarcane juice, cow ghee, banana, snake gourd, bitter gourd, cucumber, stem of lotus, leaves of neem, fruits of pomegranate, coconut, wood apple and grapes help to cure nose bleeds
  • A teaspoonful of Gulkand or rose petal jam helps in preventing a bloody nose.
  • Amla (Indian Gooseberry) is very rich in Vitamin C, Calcium and Iron. Daily consumption of juice or preparations of amla make way helps in preventing nose bleeding.
  • Drinking sufficient water daily will lead to a healthy nose.
  • Whole wheat or the ‘Brown bread’ or ‘Brown rice’ has ample of Zinc nutrient in it. Zinc helps in maintaining the body’s blood-vessels.
  • Increase the consumption of dark green leafy vegetables.

Lifestyle changes (Vihar)

  • Avoid mental pressure and stress.
  • Full time and sound sleep at night is highly recommended.
  • Cold water is one of the best ways to stop nasal bleeding
  • Instillation of lemon juice should be dropped into nostrils provides excellent relief.
  • Juice of fresh coriander leaves can be used as nasal drops.
  • A cotton bud dipped in rosewater and kept inside the nostrils stops the bleeding.
  • Tulsi juice mixed with honey will also help and provide extra strength to the body.

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