Efficacy of Dostarlimab in Treating Cancer And Its Effects And How Ayurveda Helps In It?


Dostarlimb works on the human programmed death receptors-1 (PD-1) for developing the IgG4 humanised monoclonal antibody. These receptors are bound on T- cells that are responsible for inhibiting the immune responses when they come into active state, and in some cancerous conditions this system works by overexpressing the PD-1 receptors, so that they are very effective in destroying the cancerous or tumorous growths. Nivolumab and pembrolizumab are the agents that work on the PD-1 pathway and that helps to enhance the endogenous immune-mediated anti-tumor activity along with results in depriving the cancerous conditions of liver, skin, lungs, or kidneys. Here in this article we are going to discuss the dostarlimb action and its effects on the body with the assistance of Ayurveda in cancerous conditions.


Dostarlimb! This name is getting fame in recent days in major medicinal discussions, in allopathy medicines, this drug has been said to be a miracle because it works against the cancerous growths. In April 2021, dostarlimb was granted an accelerated approval by the FDA for the management of recurrent or advanced mismatch repair deficient cancerous conditions. Its management is seen in rectal cancers and endometrial cancers as these are increasing day by day in today’s world. Rectal or colorectal cancers are on the peak level that is mainly occurs due to the major lifestyle changes or dietary alterations like we can say that most of the population eat excessive fatty foods, processed meats, lack of physical activities, obesity, alcohol intake, or smoking can all results in cancerous conditions. Surveys say men are more prone to rectal cancers after the mid-age.


What is Cancer?

Cancer is a group of diseases that includes abnormal cell growth that can invade other normal organs. The most common types of cancer in males are lung cancers, stomach cancers, prostate or colorectal cancer and skin cancer. In females usually we can see breast cancer, lung, skin and colorectal cancer along with cervical cancer. In children, acute lymphoblastic leukaemia and brain tumours are the most common types of cancers.

Six hallmarks of Cancers – These characteristics are required to result the condition in a malignant condition such as

  1. Difficulty in connecting the proper signalling and cell division due to tumorous growth.
  2. These growths may develop contrary signals.
  3. Hampering of programmed cell death mechanism
  4. Cell divisions start to increase in control less manners.
  5. Problems in blood circulation
  6. Cancerous cells start to invade in normal tissue that is called metastasis.

Classification of Cancer cells

Cancers classification is based on the resemblance of the tumour cells, such as

1. Carcinoma

These cells are derived from the epithelial cells, this is the most common form of carcinoma that include prostate, breast, pancreas, lungs, or colonic structures.

2. Lymphoma and leukaemia

Grows from blood forming cells like hematopoietic cells, and these cells arise from the lymph nodes and blood cells respectively.

3. Sarcoma

Those cells that grow in connective tissue which develop from mesenchymal cells that are out from the bone marrow.

4. Blastoma

Precursor cells and embryonic tissues are involved in this

Efficacy of Dostarlimb in Treating Cancer

In general, immunotherapy is recommended for cancerous growths, this management activates our body’s immunity against the cancerous growths, especially T-cells in the immune system.

Side-effects of Dostarlimb

  1. Dostarlimb has some common side-effects like rashes or dermatitis.
  2. It can also cause itching all over the body.
  3. Fatigue may appear.
  4. Nausea and vomiting may also occur.

How can Ayurveda Help?

In Ayurveda, there are no aggressive body treatments, it helps to stimulate the self-healing property of the body. We have various herbs and their formulations to treat such conditions, the very first step in improving the condition is balancing the Tridosha and Triguna. Ayurved therapy helps the needful persons to recover and prevent serious chronic diseases. As we know due to allopathic management, like chemotherapies or radio therapies there are various health hazards that start to develop. So for reducing that side-effects we assist the body by fastening its recovery process by great herbal formulations. Cancer is known to be a tough battle globally with a lot of development in preventative and curative therapies. In Ayurveda several medications are used to be famous for their anti-cancerous properties like ashwagandha, haridra etc. Here are some herbal remedies that are presented by Planet Ayurveda that give beneficial results in cancer patients.

Herbal Remedies by Planet Ayurveda to Treat Cancer

Planet Ayurveda is a GMP certified herbal manufacturing company that helps the needful persons with natural herbal formulations. Our company serves natural products worldwide to help in an efficient manner. Our products are totally free from colours, dyes, substitutes, adulterants and many more harmful chemicals. Our Ayurvedic products don’t cause any side-effects and give successful results in every disease. All the products that are prepared in our manufacturing company are 100% natural and prepared under the guidance of MD Ayurveda experts.


Management of Cancer is Ayurveda

Product Description


This is a patent herbal formulation prepared by Planet Ayurveda consisting of Ashwagandha (Withania somnifera). Ashwagandha is well-known herb for its benefits, it has great anti-inflammatory properties, has rejuvenating benefits which help to break down the cancer cells and decreases its spreading capacity. It is a very good antioxidant, acts as a nervine tonic and helps in soothing the nervous system.

Dosage : 1-2 Capsules twice daily, with plain water, after meals.


This is a patent herbal formulation manufactured by Planet Ayurveda consisting of a wonderful herb that is named after Haridra (Curcuma longa). This herb works miraculously in infectious disease, and it helps to enhance immunity by improving overall health.

Dosage : 1-2 Capsules twice daily, with plain water, after meals.


This is a classical herbal formulation consisting of Kanchnaar (Bauhinia variegata), Amalaki (Embelica officinalis), Varuna bark (Crataeva religiosa) etc. these all herbs are very beneficial for a wide range of diseases. It is a blood purifier and helps to prevent or stop the growth of the often deadly disease of cancer.

Dosage : 1-2 tablets twice or thrice daily with lukewarm water


This is a patent herbal formulation manufactured by Planet Ayurveda consisting of a wonderful herb that is named by Tulsi (Ocimum sanctum). It is a boon for overgrowths or kapha imbalance, this herb is very helpful in removing undesirable growths, is a natural anti-oxidant and promotes natural internal cleaning, nourishes along with rejuvenates the tissues. Tulsi is very beneficial for its anti-cancer properties.

Dosage : 1-2 capsules, twice daily with plain water after meals


This is a patent herbal formulation manufactured in Planet Ayurveda consisting of Guggul resins (Commiphora mukul), reduces the effect of chronic stress, promotes body healing and beneficial in enhancing the immune system, rich in anti-bacterial properties that is effective in prevention against tumours and especially in the first stage of many types of tumours.

Dosage : 1-2 Capsules twice daily, with plain water, after meals.


This is a polyherbal formulation consisting of shilajit (Asphaltum), guggul (Commiphora mukul) and many more, these all ingredients are very helpful in balancing all the doshas, and especially in aggravated kapha and vata condition that might result in formation of unwanted growths. This formulation also helps in raktaja roga and controls their spread in a unique manner.

Dosage : 1-2 tablets twice or thrice daily with lukewarm water.


Dostarlimb is an allopathic medication which helps in combating the cancerous growths, and gives effective results without chemotherapy and radiotherapies. As per Ayurveda we can manage this condition by not harming our other normal organs by improving the general health and overall immune system. These herbal formulations are very effective in attaining the well being or balance in body, mind and spirit.

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Dr. Vikram Chauhan (MD - Ayurveda) is a Globally Renowned Ayurveda Physician with Expertise of more than 25 Years. He is the CEO & Founder of Planet Ayurveda Private Limited, a leading Ayurveda Brand, Manufacturing, and Export Company with a Chain of Clinics and Branches in the US, Europe, Africa, Southeast Asia, India, and other parts of the World. He is also an Ayurveda Author who has written Books on Ayurveda, translated into Many European Languages. One of his Books is "Ayurveda – God’s Manual for Healing". He is on a Mission to Spread Ayurveda All Over the Planet through all the Possible Mediums. With his Vast Experience in Herbs and their Applied Uses, he is successfully treating Numerous Patients suffering from Various Ailments with the help of the Purest Herbal Supplements, Diet, and Lifestyle, according to the Principles of Ayurveda. For More Details, visit www.PlanetAyurveda.com