5 Ayurvedic Herbs To Treat Tuberculosis

Condition of tuberculosis can be treated with the help of ayurvedic herbs. Here are 5 ayurvedic herbs you can try for TB.

Puru Bansal
Written by: Puru BansalUpdated at: Aug 20, 2021 15:53 IST
5 Ayurvedic Herbs To Treat Tuberculosis

Tuberculosis is serious lung disease which affects your body heavily. The bacteria that cause tuberculosis can spread from one person to another in form of droplets which can infect the other person as well. It was very common for people to have TB in the last decade but due to advancement in technology and awareness, the spread for it has reduced. This can turn into a severe complication because most of the drugs do not affect in this condition and medication does not work effectively. Ayurveda has been very beneficial in this condition and many people take ayurvedic herbs and treatment to prevent and cure this condition. Today we will discuss about ayurvedic herbs and treatments that helps in treating Tuberculosis.

6 Ayurvedic Herbs to Cure Tuberculosis

1. Brahmi

This is an ayurvedic herb that acts on multiple system and is very beneficial for your health. It aids circulatory, nervous, reproductive, digestive and excretory systems. Brahmi has therapeutic effects on the person. This is a leaf that can be used as a tonic to rejuvenate brain cells and nerves. It is also used to nourish and cleanse the immune system which is important for the person suffering from tuberculosis. Brahmi purifies the blood and treats majority of symptoms related to TB such as fever, cough and bronchitis

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2. Vidarikand

It is also known as Indian Kudzu, it is useful herb in treating tuberculosis. Vidarikand acts on the digestive and reproductive system on the body and has anti-inflammatory substance in it. This ayurvedic herb is refreshing and is very nutritive as well. It may not taste good but is extremely beneficial for people going through tuberculosis. It helps in increasing weight in people who are weak and slim; this is especially helpful for those who have extreme weight loss in the TB. This herb can be taken in the form of a powder, decoction and confection.

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3. Rasonam

This is the ayurvedic or Sanskrit name for Garlic. Rasonam responds to TB effectively and helps in treating nervous, respiratory, digestive, circulatory and reproductive system. Tuberculosis infects the person in almost every area; rasonam helps to stimulate energy in the body with its medicinal properties. It is antiseptic, antibacterial, antispasmodic, carminative and anthelmintic in nature. Garlic also expels phlegm and opens your obstructed veins for removal of impure blood. This herb can be had with many beverages or used as a paste for more effectiveness. It targets the nerve tissues, lungs, bronchi and treats fever that is caused by bacteria in the body.

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4. Ashwagandha

This is a very popular herb and treating agent for Ayurveda. Ashwagandha is used as a medicine in Ayurveda in many treatment therapies and products. It is beneficial for your whole body and does not have any side-effects. It acts on your nervous, respiratory and reproductive system and boosts immune system. Ashwagandha is an immunity booster for health and must be taken while having tuberculosis. It is a herb that has been used for years and is well tried for its effectiveness. It acts like a medicine in getting rid of cough, cold and tuberculosis in the whole. It can be taken in your beverage, as a tonic or in some medicinal ingredients. Ashwagadha has anti-inflammatory properties which have been effective in treating TB. 

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5. Yashtimadhu

Popularly known as Mulethi, is used widely in Indian households. This is useful in removing harmful toxins from the body and promotes your health. It has healing properties that are effective against tuberculosis and bacterial infection. Yasthimadhu strengthens the body and increases immunity in the body. It is useful in the treatment of tuberculosis as it controls excessive bleeding, throat infection or irritation, bronchitis and exhaustion. This ayurvedic herb is mostly taken in powder form. If it becomes to swallow the powder, you can mix it with some warm water. 

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6. Guduchi 

This ayurvedic herb is beneficial for TB in circulating blood and improving digestion in the body. It is one of the few immunity boosting herbs that can eradicate the problems in the body very effectively. It acts on all the ‘doshas’ of the body and is often used with a combination of shilajit. It treats fever, clears toxins from the body and reduces inflammation that is caused because of tuberculosis. Guduchi can be used in the form of powder as well as with shilajit extracts.

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