Ulcerative Colitis Treatment in Ayurveda


An ulcer is a severe disorder that can occur in the intestinal lining of the body. This disease when present with various additional complications makes it harder to treat. Ulcers of the colon can occur because of many causes and can be very severe and show multiple difficulties in the person suffering from it. This can be found in all gender people of all ages. We will discuss the causes, symptoms, and treatment methods of ulcers of the colon in this article to guide people about its complications and adverse effects. For complete information go through the following article.

Ulcerative Colitis


Ulcerative Colitis or ulcer of the colon is a disease of the bowel tract/ intestinal tract that causes inflammatory ulcers in the inner lining of the digestive tract. The damage causes inflammation and ulcer formation in the flooded area, while the symptoms noticed are mild or severe depending upon the progression and cause of the disease. Intestinal bacteria that are good and helpful in many digestion-related functions can also be the cause of ulcers. The exact location of the ulcer is determined through imaging tests. Ulcerative colitis is an autoimmune disorder in which your body’s immune system attacks the healthy linings/tissues/cells of the intestines.

Ayurvedic Aspect

Aggravated Pitta dosha and imbalanced Vata dosha is the main cause of the occurrence of ulcerative colitis in Ayurveda. It is correlated with pitta grahani in Ayurveda which has mainly these doshas involved in causing the disorder. Weak digestive fire and Ama (toxins) that get accumulated in the body add to the occurrence of such disorders. In Ayurveda, these imbalanced doshas are balanced through herbal medications and herbal therapies including basti therapy and diet management too.


The exact cause of Ulcerative colitis is still not known. Some believed causes of ulcerative colitis are

  • Genetic
  • Environmental factors
  • An abnormal immune response
  • Gut microbiome disruptions
  • Certain diseases can lead to Ulcerative colitis


Common symptoms seen in patients suffering from Ulcerative colitis are

  • Abdominal pain
  • Cramps in the abdominal area
  • Bloody or pus-filled diarrhea
  • Mucus with stools
  • Rectal bleeding
  • Loss of Appetite
  • Weight loss
  • Weakness
  • Burning sensation in the abdominal region
  • Change in bowel habits


Diagnosis of Ulcerative colitis is done by

  • Medical history
  • Physical examination
  • Colonoscopy
  • Sigmoidoscopy
  • Blood tests


Treatment of Ulcerative colitis includes management through certain medications and surgery in severe cases.

  • Anti-inflammatory drugs
  • Immunosuppressants
  • Surgery

Herbal remedies by Planet Ayurveda for Ulcerative Colitis

Planet Ayurveda manufactures thousands of medicines that are purely herbal and does not contain harmful toxins. These medicines are very effective in showing desired results for any disease. These medicines are recommended worldwide due to their high potency and success rates. Planet Ayurveda has a team of intelligent doctors who recommend these medicines to the patients accordingly after a complete evaluation of their symptoms and Prakriti.

The medicines used in the management of Ulcerative colitis are

Product List

  1. Vatsakadi Churna
  2. Pitta Balance
  3. Arjuna Capsules
  4. Motion Stop Tablets
  5. Coolstrin-A Capsules
  6. Coolstrin-B Capsules
  7. Vasaka Capsules
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1. Vatsakadi Churna

This is a powerful ayurvedic churna with anti-dysenteric properties. This churna is used to treat mild to severe diarrhea and is an effective herbal medicine for ulcerative colitis due to the presence of effective herbal extracts of herbs such as Kutaj (Holarrhena antidysenterica), Bilva (Aegle marmelos), Jaiphal (Myristica fragrans), etc. The pure extracts of these herbs make this churna the best possible remedy for easing the abnormal symptoms of ulcerative colitis.

Dosage- Take 1 teaspoon of churna twice daily.

2. Pitta Balance

These ayurvedic capsules are good for managing imbalanced pitta dosha in the body. Balancing pitta dosha could help a lot in managing and treating ulcerative colitis. All pitta dosha-causing disorders are well managed through these capsule intakes. The capsules contain Jahar Mohra pishti (Natural calcium compounds), Mukta pishti (pearls), Giloy satva (Tinospora cordifolia), etc. These capsules keep a healthy digestive system by balancing pitta dosha and all digestion-related juices and secretions that will automatically ease the painful and irritating symptoms of ulcerative colitis.

Dosage- Take 1 capsule twice daily.

3. Arjuna Capsules

These ayurvedic capsules are prepared from the standard natural extracts of the wonderful ayurvedic herb Arjuna (Terminalia arjuna). This is a herb of choice in Ayurveda for treating various heart-related problems. Also, these capsules will ease pain and cramps in the body region. Also, these capsules help to maintain a good flow of blood in the whole body and keep all three body doshas in a balanced state.

Dosage- Take 1 capsule twice daily.

4. Motion Stop Tablets

These tablets are pure Ayurvedic tablets that are prepared from Kutaj (Holarrhena antidysenterica), Haldi (Curcuma longa), Anar (Punica granatum), Nagarmotha (Cyperus rotundus), etc. These tablets keep digestion well and bowel habits in a normal state by balancing tridoshas in the body. Balancing vata and pitta dosha is the main factor of these tablets.

Dosage- Take 2 tablets twice daily.

5. Coolstrin-A Capsules

These are ayurvedic supplements that are used in maintaining a healthy colon in the human body. These capsules are completely herbal and do not contain any chemicals. Thus they balance the pitta dosha in the body. The effective ingredients of these capsules are Sheesham (Dalbergia Sissoo), Vasaka (Adhatoda vasica), Zandu (Tegetes erecta), etc. Consuming these capsules under guidance can help to ease the abnormal symptoms of ulcerative colitis disease.

Dosage- Take 1 capsule twice daily.

6. Coolstrin-B Capsules

These ayurvedic capsules contain extracts of ayurvedic herbs such as Nagkesar (Mesua fera), Dhataki (Woodfordia fruticosa), Lajjalu (Mimosa pudica), etc. These capsules will balance aggravated pitta dosha in the body which is a main cause for the occurrence of disorders like ulcerative colitis.

Dosage- Take 1 capsule twice daily.

7. Vasaka Capsules

This is an effective ayurvedic remedy used to balance aggravated Vata and kapha dosha in the body. These capsules are prepared to form the natural extracts of the herb Vasaka (Malabar nut). These capsules are found to be effective in managing symptoms of ulcerative colitis in many patients along with more ayurvedic medicines and modifications.

Dosage- Take 1 capsule twice daily.

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Thus it can be concluded that ulcerative colitis is a serious disorder that occurs due to many reasons and aggravated pitta dosha adds fuel to the fire. Managing this disease with Ayurveda is not that tough but is a good task to be completed without any additional complications and added adverse impacts of modern medications. for more queries visit us at www.planetayurveda.com

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Dr. Vikram Chauhan (MD-Ayurvedic Medicine) is an expert Ayurveda consultant in Chandigarh (India). He has vast experience of herbs and their applied uses. He has successfully treated numerous patients suffering from various ailments, throughout the world. He is CEO and Founder of Krishna Herbal Company and Planet Ayurveda in Chandigarh, India. He researched age old formulas from ancient Ayurvedic text books to restore health and save human beings from the worst side-effects of chemical-based treatments.