Pain caused by venous swelling at or inside the anal sphincter may be due to hemorrhoid or piles. It is a common problem and by the age of 50, around half the adult population may have dealt t with irritation, itching and bleeding in the anal region, which may indicate the presence of hemorrhoids.
Hemorrhoids may form inside the rectum (internal hemorrhoids) or may develop under the skin in the area around the anus (external hemorrhoids).
Causes of Hemorrhoids or Piles
The commonest causes of hemorrhoids may be:
In ayurveda, hemorrhoids or piles are known as Arsh. Bleeding piles occur due to the involvement of pitta and vata dosha and non-bleeding piles occur due to the kapha and vata humor. Generally, hemorrhoids or venous swelling occurs due to kapha and vata vitiation.
The treatment is based on the type of the piles. According to ayurveda, hemorrhoids are also caused by vitiation Apana vata and low digestive fire. Vitiation of Apana vata may lead to veins varicosity in the anal region. Pregnancy, Constipation, Constant traveling and sitting on hard seat are predisposing factors for piles.
Symptoms of Hemorrhoids
Various symptoms of hemorrhoids or piles may include:
In hemorrhoids, ayurveda aims to treat low digestive fire, correct the function of vata and treat the other three humors' vitiation.
Hareetki (terminalia chebula)
Piplamool (Long Pepper)
Jimikand (Dioscorea japonica)
Chitrak (Plumbato europaea)
Trikatu (black pepper, long pepper and dry ginger)
Trikatu is ayurvedic powder containing three spices (black pepper, long pepper and dry ginger). This powder increases appetite, reduces swelling and pacifies vata and kapha humor.
Piles How to Treat Hemorrhoids Naturally with Yoga
Performing certain yogasanas may provide relief to people suffering from hemorrhoids. Sarvanga asana, or the candle pose, can help reduce stress and other symptoms of hemorrhoids. The legs up the wall stand helps improve blood circulation to the anus and decrease the symptoms of exercise. The squatting pose may help reverse constipation that is a common cause of hemorrhoids. In addition, the child’s pose can alleviate constipation and improve circulation to the anus.
Lifestyle and Hemorrhoids
Certain changes in your lifestyle can prevent the recurrence of hemorrhoids.
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