Sciatica is known as Gridhrasi in Ayurveda. In this kind of disease patients feel nervous pain in the buttocks, back of thigh and leg served by sciatic nerve.  Inflammation in the region where the sciatic nerve passes through the curve of the hip-bone is responsible for this disease.

As per Ayurveda sciatic condition is a result of aggravation of Vayu and excess physical strain. It is seen that constipation aggravates an attack of this disease.

Ayurvedic Treatment:  Eranda is the preferred herb to treat sciatic fever and pain. This is given to the patients in the form of linctus which is called Eranda Paka in Ayurveda. Two teaspoonfuls of this is given to the patient with a cup of warm water or milk. It basically helps as a natural laxative and helps those patients who are suffering from Ayurvedic treatment for Sciaticaconstipation. Guggulu is another herb of  choice to treat all kind of pains initiated from the nervous system. Ayurvedic medicine Yogaraja Guggulu is given to the patient in the dose of two tablets four times a day along with water or milk. Ayurvedic preparation Saindhavadi Taila can be applied externally to get quick relief.Hot fomentation by a packet of salt tied up in the form of a round bolus in a piece of linen is very useful.

Diet: Food item which aggravates constipation should be strictly prohibited. All kind of fried items should be avoided. Try to avoid sour food like curd. Saffron helps in treating sciatica pain. Saffron can be mixed with warm milk and given to the patient.

Do a regular gentle exercise of the leg. Don’t do strenuous exercise like running and jumping. Take a bath in hot water. try to avoid cold weather. Swimming is an extremely beneficial exercise in treating Sciatica.

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17 Responses so far.

  1. Sciatic Nerve Pain says:

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  2. vishan kumar marothiya says:

    You may contact Monhanji Mahavar . Jivan Joyti garden. gulab bari, Ajmer Rajasthan . You may conctact him . Beacause iam surring last three years iam treatment from him last one month i got abour 70% improvemnt . . ihope you will get improve

  3. J.Amarnath says:

    Sir, I have a right side sciatica pain. tell me the treatment.

  4. Mahendra sonya says:

    hello, I am vipul sonya son of Mr Mahendra sonya, my dad has recently had an sleep disc it was a pain, Doctor suggested for MRI,It was normal, but what are the precautions i should take! Now 2-3 happenend he is getting pained in the left thigh nerve basically my dad had an accident so the right side is weak from top to legs, so all the pressure comes on right left leg, This problem is since 1985. But now it is being getting more serious.Doctor please suggest me some measures

  5. Arshad says:

    Sir, I have a right side sciatica pain. tell me the xray report l5 s1 redus. Plz help me

  6. vijay dubey says:

    mere ek pair se suru hua or barkar dono pair me ho gaya phir barkar kamar me bhi dard ho gaya

  7. ravinder sharma says:

    I have shatika pain inmy right leg from 9 months I can not walk for long time

  8. Sk.javeed basha says:

    I want oils and medicines for slightly scaitic pain . already I had surgery in 2007 .but now iam having light pain in the back of l4 and l5.i had surgery in l4 and l5 only. I have light pain and numbness that’s all.iam taking belt for back pain for a small please send me oils I pay the money

  9. R S Gupta says:

    Interested for slip disc tratment.

  10. B s pathak says:

    Saitika pain in both side

  11. Raj mohammed says:

    Mere kamer se pair tak dard sciatica

  12. Raj mohammed says:


  13. Raj mohammed says:

    Kamar se pair drd sciatica

  14. aqeel says:

    iam from hyderabad near charminar.pls give details of ayurvedic doctor for sciatica

  15. Mithun Sharma says:

    Sir/Mam, My mother is’nt standing properly.
    Tell me aurvedic medicine name as soon as possible.

  16. Abhishek anand says:

    I belong to bhagalpur i am suffering from sciatica pain from 3 years i am a student so please suggest some ayurvedic medicine and exercise thanks

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