Natural Ayurvedic Home Remedies for Piles

  • Piles is a result of inflammation of veins around the rectum
  • Symptoms depend on which veins are affected
  • Conditions which cause increased pressure on veins around the anus
  • Chronic constipation
  • Diarrhoea
  • The weight of the foetus and increase in blood flow during pregnancy
  • Heavy weight-lifting jobs
  • Excessive consumption of spices and condiments
  • If internal veins get infected, then there is no discomfort
  • If external veins are infected, there is pain while passing stool
  • Presence of lumps around the anal opening
  • Itching and irritation
  • Blood in stool
Simple techniques
  1. Natural home remedy using radish

    1. Crush 1 radish
    2. Add some milk to make a thick paste
    3. Mix well
    4. Apply around the anal opening
    5. Wash off after 15 min
    6. Repeat 2 times a day
  2. Natural home remedy using cumin seeds

    1. Take 1 tbsp cumin seed powder
    2. Add water to make a thick paste
    3. Mix well
    4. Apply on the affected area
    5. Leave for 15 min
    6. Wash off with water
    7. Do this 2 times a day
  3. Natural home remedy using ginger and mint leaves

    1. Crush some ginger (1 inch piece) and make a paste
    2. Crush a handful of mint leaves and make a paste
    3. Take 1 tsp ginger paste
    4. Add 2 tsp mint leaves' paste
    5. Mix well
    6. Press the paste on a sieve and extract its juice
    7. Add 2 tsp lemon juice to it
    8. Add 1 tsp honey
    9. Mix well
    10. Consume 2 times a day

These remedies are based on the principles of Ayurveda, the ancient Indian science of healing, and are completely natural, non-invasive, and can be prepared at home. Consult your doctor if the symptoms persist. Refer to the terms of use.

Dr. B.N. Sinha

Ayurveda Expert,

Dr. B.N. Sinha has been a practitioner and an avid patron of Ayurveda for 20 years now. He specializes in lifestyle disorders and chronic disease management. Due to his keen focus on spreading awareness about his discipline, Dr. Sinha has played a pivotal role in several educational institutions. He retired as Dean, University of Delhi, Principal A & U Tibbia College, New Delhi.

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