Highlights of disease
Characterized by white discharge through vagina, itching and wounds at private parts and foul smell, Vaginal infections may be associated with weakness and irregular menses. It generally occurs in young females and may land up in other complications if not treated.
According to Ayurveda, this occurs due to dominance of Vaata Dosha/Pitta Dosha/ Kapha Dosha and Aama Dosha.
- The diagnosis of Vaginal infections is based on detailed case taking and local examination as per requirement. Ayurvedic internal medications and local applications are advised after understanding the case in detail.
- Snehana, Swedana, Basti, Virechan, Uttarbasti, Yonidhaavan, Yonipichu are some key Panchakarma treatments which may be performed as per necessicity under strict medical supervision.
- Avoid having diet that increases Vaata Dosha like Curd, Bakery Products, Fermented foods, oily food, outside eatables etc. Do regular exercise and Yoga. Maintain proper hygiene. Avoid taking hormones and steroids.