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Ayurvedic Treatment for Fistula in Ano

In today's world, people are so busy with their lives that no one takes care of their health and they suffer from various diseases. Fistula is being one of the most common disease these days. We provide Ayurvedic treatment for Anal Fistula. Ayurveda is a thousand of years old system of holistic healing through herbs. It is not only based on drugs but on a healthy diet, a good lifestyle, staying happy and different Ayurvedic treatments which have no side effects and are absolutely safe to use. According to Ayurveda a body suffers from a disorder because of disproportion in the 3 Doshas. Ayurveda deals with balancing the Doshas and healing the body. Synchronizing the body, lifestyle with nature and its paradigm.

The Doshas have to be balanced to lead a healthy life. Here, we will talk about fistula in Ano and fistula treatment in Ayurveda.

Anal Fistula is a two-sided canal. One end of tube opens up inside the anal canal and the other opening is near the anus on the skin. When there is infection in the anal canal a track is build from where there is oozing of pus leading to discomfort, pain, and sometimes fever as well.

Ayurvedic herbs are especially known for keeping the digestive system in good shape by maintaining the right balance of the Pitta element that maintains the right balance of the digestive fire. According to Ayurvedic principles, any disorder in the body is a result of a faulty digestive fire that manages its functions. It is very important to restore the imbalance of digestive physiology to heal the anal fistulas.

Fistula in Ano

What is Anal Fistula?

As discussed above, anal fistula is an external opening other than the natural anal opening. There is oozing of pus, stool and sometimes the opening closes down for a few days and then the oozing starts again. The area around the anus is tender, painful and sometimes free from pain. There can be fever if the pus is trapped leading to abscess It is very important to get rid of pus or mucus and heal the fistula. A Fistula is a tube-like structure having openings at 2 ends. In case of Anal Fistula - 1 opening is inside the anal canal (digestive pipe) and another one is on the skin around anus. There can be multiple openings outside. The modern medical doctors recommend painkillers, anti-inflammatory drugs, anti-biotic and ultimately surgery. Ayurveda recommends natural healing herbs, Oils for local application, wound healing herbs. Mild colon cleansing remedies.

Bhagandara (Fistula) is similarly explained in Ayurveda. It may be accompanied by a discharge from the anus.

It has mainly five types which are defined according to the proportion of the three Doshas involved namely, vata, pitta and kapha. Fistula-in-Ano has been frequently compared with Bhagandara disease explained in Ayurveda.

Digestive fire in Ayurveda

According to Ayurveda, when our digestion is strong or Agni [fire] / jatharagni is strong we eliminate wastes from our body properly and to do so our digestive fire should be favorable all the time for a healthy and disease free life. With natural foods and supplements it is possible to balance the digestive fire and promote health in human beings.

If someone is suffering from anal fistula, he must take good care of diet. Avoid junk food, unnatural sugars, aerated drinks, milk and milk products as they may cause abscess formation. Include raw fruits and vegetables and nuts in your diet to regulate bowel moments and speed up the wound healing. The herbs should be consumed for a period of at least 3 to 6 months to get good results.

Anal Fistula Symptoms - Bhagandar Symptoms

  • Throbbing pain
  • Difficulty in sitting
  • Constipation / pain during passing stools
  • Fever
  • Skin irritation around the anus
  • Track in the hip region; perineum
  • Discharge of pus or blood from the track
  • Pain in the perineum
  • Indigestion, flatulence

Herbal Remedies for Anal Fistula by Planet Ayurveda

Planet Ayurveda provides best combination of effective herbal remedies such as Fistula Care Pack for natural treatment of anal fistula without any side effects. The herbal remedies have been treating such kind of diseases through various herbs and roots found naturally in the world. These remedies contain a natural ingredient, which helps in treatment of anal fistula, reducing the infection and building a strong immunity in the body.


  1. Triphala Guggul: 2 tablets thrice daily with warm water after meals.
  2. Curcumin Capsule: 2 capsules twice daily with warm water after meals.
  3. Nirgundi Oil: Apply locally over affected area twice daily.
  4. Vara Churna: 1 teaspoonful twice daily withm warm water after meals.

Products Description

1. Triphala Guggul

Triphala Guggul is a pure herbal classic formulation mentioned in Ayurveda. It consists of two extremely efficacious herbs; Triphala – most potent bowel movement regulator and guggul – provides a defense mechanism. These tablets help to improve the circulation of blood in rectal region. Triphala Guggul possesses the properties of being an anti-inflammatory, anti-bacterial and anti-viral. It enhances the flow of bile and peristaltic movements of intestines which help in eliminating wastes efficiently, manages weight, and tones the gastrointestinal tract and is an amazing anti - depressant. It is totally safe and non-habit forming laxative. Triphala Guggul is also useful in correcting liver functions also.

2. Vara Churna

It contains the myrobalans (Haritaki - Terminalia chebula, Bibhitaki- Terminalia bellirica, and Amalaki - Emblica officinalis). It is best known for cleaning colon and giving strength to the GIT. It is effective on all three vitiated doshas vata, pitta and kapha. This is a traditional formulation which is mild purgative and is cooling in nature. It stimulates the peristaltic movements of the intestines and it rectifies constipation and is not a habit forming laxative and the best detoxifier. It balances the blood pressure and reduces swelling. Improves the liver functions, blood circulation and is also useful in curing migraine, acidity, general weakness. It is very effective in boosting immunity. It is safe to be used for a long time.

3. Nirgundi Oil

It is made from the plant Vitex nigundo, which is bitter, pungent and astringent in taste. Nirgundi is one of the best natural anti-inflammatory, analgesic and anti-biotic and an excellent muscle relaxant. Its oil reduces congestion, inflammation and pain. There are very few multifaceted herbs like Nirgundi. The oil heals the fistula and tones the area by maintaining proper blood circulation.

4. Curcumin Capsules

Curcumin or Haridra is well known for its anti-infective, anti-biotic and anti-inflammatory properties since ages. It acts as a tonic to the all systems of the body such as digestive, respiratory and circulatory system. It is regarded as best blood purifier and metabolism regulator. Turmeric is anti-dermatosis, cleanses and heals any cuts, wounds and ulcers. It reduces any edema and inflammation of hemorrhoids and fistula. It is also beneficial for skin diseases and body pain.

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Dr. Meenakshi Chauhan

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