Herbal treatment of Piles/Hemorrhoids


Piles or Hemorrhoids is a condition that usually occurs in elder and older people. On the base of its location, the condition is found to be of two types:

  1. Internal hemorrhoids occur in the internal lining of the rectum and cannot be experienced. It is almost pain-free but can cause bleeding.
  2. External hemorrhoids can cause pain and swelling and is across the skin of anus. It is easy to experience.

Causes of Piles

  1. Applying strain during bowl movement
  2. Constipation
  3. Delayed treatment in few diseases such as gastrointestinal system for example diarrhea and dysentery
  4. Nowadays pregnancy piles are also becoming popular, in this case uterus enlarges during pregnancy and is also possibly because of strain on the rectal wall during child delivery
  5. Hereditary
  6. Sitting in a specific position for several hours without any change also causes the formation of piles. Actually, the lack of physical activity is the major cause of hemorrhoids.

Symptoms of Piles

  1. Pain
  2. Irritation and swelling near the anal area. If rubbing the swollen area aggravates, it describes the development of hemorrhoids.
  3. Bright colored stool confirms the internal hemorrhoids.

Ayurvedic treatment for Piles

The ayurvedic treatment includes wide changes in the diet and lifestyle of a person, the specialist suggests some remedies in addition of medicine that make the treatment pretty simple. Here are the tips:

  1. Do not eat heavy foods. Hemorrhoids occur due to large pressure on the rectal walls. So eat food that is easy to travel
  2. Workout more. Increase your physical activity and exercise.
  3. Eat foods that are rich in fibers and drink a lot of water. You can also take supplementary foods that soften the stools and hence do not need to put pressure on the rectal walls.

Eat fruits and vegetables