Many people even don't develop the symptoms of genital herpes so they are unaware about this disease. It has been found that 500,000 new cases of genital herpes come for treatment. So the appropriate knowledge about this disease is very necessary because it may lead to serious health complications like meningitis, proctitis and also increase the risk of other sexually transmitted diseases like AIDS. Genital herpes is a sexually transmitted disease which is spread due to herpes simplex virus (HSV -2) or herpes simplex virus (HSV-1). It is highly contagious disease and occurs both in the male and females.
Haridra (Curcuma longa), Neem (Azadirachta indica), Manjistha (Rubia cordifolia), Pitta papda (Fumaria officinalis), Chirata (Swetia chiretta) and Ghrit kumari (Aloe barbadensis) these are the herbs explained in ayurveda to manage the problem of genital herpes in a natural way. These herbs are packed with antimicrobial and anti-inflammatory properties which help to provide relief in the symptoms associated with genital herpes. These herbs also help to strengthen the immune system and encourage the body to fight against foreign agents.
Genital herpes is the sexually transmitted infection that affects male and female both. Infection is due to herpes simplex virus (HSV -2) or herpes simplex virus (HSV-1), this virus is responsible for cold sores. This problem is characterized by the itching, pain and sores in the genital areas. Sex with many partners increases the risk of genital herpes. Women are more prone to this infection than males.
What can be Symptoms of Genital Herpes?
- Swelling in lymph nodes.
- Muscle aches.
- Pain in the genital areas.
- Sores can form on cervix, external genitals and vaginal areas in females.
- Sores formation occurs on scrotum, penis, thighs and urethra in males.
- In the case of both male and females, Sores can form on the anus, mouth and buttocks.
Causes Associated with Genital Herpes
There are two type of herpes simplex virus which is responsible for genital herpes:-
- HSV -1 - In herpes simplex virus (HSV-1) there is the formation of cold sores, fever blisters around mouth and can spread to genital areas due to oral sex. These infections are less common than HSV -2.
- HSV -2 - Herpes simplex virus -2 is the most common cause of genital herpes. In this case viral infection spreads through sexual contact and through skin to skin contact. HSV -2 is highly contagious virus.
Viruses cannot survive outside the body and die quickly. It is impossible to get infection by using the towels, toilets and other things used by the infected people.
In ayurveda there are three energies - vata, pitta and kapha which are liable for the good health. When there is an imbalance in any of three energies results in the health complications. Genital herpes is due to the herpes simplex virus (HSV-1) & (HSV -2). In this infection there is the vitiation of all the three dohsas in the body. There are various factors which are responsible for this condition like poor life style and improper eating habits.
Herbal Formulations for Genital Herpes by Planet Ayurveda
Ayurveda is comprised of two Sanskrit words (ayur - life and veda-knowledge or science). Thus meaning of Ayurveda is science of life which helps to maintain a person's health by keeping the individual's body, mind and spirit in an appropriate balance with nature.
Ayurveda is an ancient healing science which has been originated in India around 5000 years ago. Herbs are very useful to manage the ailment in a natural way.
To manage the problem of genital herpes planet ayurveda offers four herbal products which are given below:-
- Kanchnaar Guggul - 2 tablets twice daily with plain water.
- Phyllanthus Niruri - 2 capsules thrice daily with plain water.
- Neem Capsules - 2 capsules twice daily with plain water. (You can also open up Neem capsules, make a paste by mixing with 1 teaspoonful of water, apply the paste on blisters.)
- Curcumin Capsules - 2 capsules twice daily with plain water.
- Pitta Balance - 1 capsule twice daily with plain water.
- Radiant Skin Hair Nails Formula - 2 capsules twice daily with plain water.
- Jatyadi Oil - Local application
1. Curcumin Capsules
Planet Ayurveda offers Curcumin capsules which are wonderful herbal formulation for genital herpes and several patients are benefitted with this. These capsules are prepared from the pure extract of herb, Haridra (Curcuma longa).
Benefits - Haridra (Curcuma longa) is known to be effective to manage the problem of genital herpes both in males and females. This herb is packed with anti inflammatory and analgesic properties which provide relief in the cold sore associated with genital herpes. Haridra has the antimicrobial and antiviral properties which help to fight against the infections and supports good immunity.
Dosage - Two capsule two times in a day with plain water.
2. Neem Capsules
Neem capsules are another amazing formulation which is very beneficial to manage the problem of genital herpes. This herbal product is prepared from the pure extract of herb, Neem (Azadirachta indica).
Benefits - Neem (Azadirachta indica) has the great medicinal importance in ayurevda and known to be very effective herb in the problem of genital herpes. This herb is packed with anti inflammatory properties which help provide relief in the muscle ache and pain in genital areas associated with genital herpes. This herb has antiseptic and healing properties thus helps to heal sore in the case of genital herpes.
Dosage - Two capsule two times in a day with plain water.
3. Radinat Skin Hair Nails Formula
Planet Ayurveda offers Radiant skin hair nails capsules for genital herpes. This herbal product is the combination of various herbs which are given below.
- Manjistha (Rubia cordifolia)
- Pitta papda (Fumaria officinalis)
- Chirata (Swetia chiretta)
- Ghrit kumari (Aloe barbadensis)
Benefits - Herbs mentioned above are used in the formulation of Radiant skin hair nails capsules. These herbs help to maintain a healthy skin and also provide relief in the symptoms associated with genital herpes like Sores on cervix, external genitals and vaginal areas in females. Whereas in the case of males sores on scrotum, penis, thighs and urethra are managed by these herbs.
Dosage - One capsules two times in a day with plain water after meals.
Where to buy Herpi Care Pack?
To buy Herpi Care Pack, please visit store.planetayurveda.com/herpi-care-pack.html.
Why Planet Ayurveda?
- We check the efficacy of the herbs in the labs before preparing any herbal formulation. This is done to provide best services to the people across the world.
- Vegetarian capsules are used which are prepared from plant.
- All products are prepared under the guidance of experienced Ayurveda doctors.
- Products are free from any color, preservatives, chemicals and starch.
- All products undergo various trials before they reach to costumers.
- Keep sore clean by gentle washing with water or herbal soap.
- Avoid wearing synthetic or nylon undergarment.
- Don't wear tight pant or other clothes.
- Avoid sexual activities with many partners.