Ayurvedic treatment for Urinary Tract Infection -UTI-

Urinary Tract Infection -UTI

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Urinary Tract Infection -UTI-


Antibiotics are the first line of treatment for kidney infections.1 According to Ayurveda, factors that cause kidney infections should be avoided and a management regime should be followed to effectively treat the condition.2

Additionally, Ayurveda also recommends a combination of healthy diet (ahar) and lifestyle changes (vihar) to manage kidney infections. These include:

Diet Recommendations (Aahar)

Purana Shali (Old rice), Kushmanda (White gourd), Patola (pointed gourd), Talaphala (Toddy palm), Urvaru (Cucumber), Khajura etc. are all good in Mutra vikaras (Diseases pertaining to urinary tract)

  • Increase intake of fresh fruits like citrus fruits and vegetables
  • Avoid foods that lead to indigestion
  • Avoid the following in your diet
    • Meat – especially sea food
    • Heavy foods
    • Excess salt
    • Astringent foods

Lifestyle changes (Vihar)

  • Avoid suppressing your urge to urinate
  • Avoid indulging in excessive exercises as that may lead to physical stress
  • Avoid indulging in excessive sexual activity and unprotected sexual activity
  • Be careful while horse riding, if practiced on a regular basis


Disclaimer: The information on this page is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice. Do not use this information to diagnose or ayurvedic treatment of kidney-diseases and/or urinary tract infection (uti) without consulting the doctor. Consult your physician before beginning an exercise regime. "While we have products /ayurvedic medicines for kidney-diseases and/or urinary tract infection (uti), you must consult an authorized physician before taking any of the products. For more information on products, visit www.dabur.com or call 1800-103-1644"

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