Peyronie’s disease, a health condition in men, causing bending of the penis and thereby leads to sexual complications.The formation of plaque (scar tissue), inside the penis on the upper side mostly, is responsible for this penis problem.

What is the cause of peyronie's disease?

The exact cause is unknown, usually this problem occurs due to an injury to the penis. The injury leads to bleeding and hence form plaque inside the penis. Not only this, sometimes, a family history may pose a men at high risk of getting this disease.The problem may even result from the side effects of some medications.

What are the common symptoms of peyronie's disease?

Formation of scar tissue, bending of penis to one side, difficulty in keeping an erection, constant pain in the penis and shortening of the penis are some of the common symptoms of this penis problem.

Treatment of peyronie's disease with herbs:

Herbs are the nature’s wonderful gift. As these are natural, they do not cause any side effects, instead gives side benefits. For Peyronie’s disease, here are some important herbs that are well discussed below:

1. Curcumin- The most effective herb for the overall health of the body is Curcuma longa. The herb commonly known as curcumin, is an active compound of Turmeric also. The herb possess anti-inflammatory properties and is helpful in treating infection as well as in managing pain in the penis.

2. Triphala - Triphala is a mixture of three useful herbs. This ingredient is frequently used in Ayurvedic medicines for a number of health conditions. Tripahala contains the mixture of Terminelia chebula, Terminelia bellerica and Emblica officinalis. These herbs are effective in managing the symptoms of this problem.

3. Kachnaar -Kachnaar, also known as Bauhinia variegata, is another useful herb for the management of the disease.Mostly, the bark of this herb is used in Ayurveda for herbal formulations for various health problems. The herb is also a great way to cure this penis problem.

4. Trikatu - Trikatu is another mixture that also contains three effective herbs for this health problem in men.The three useful herbs are Zingiber officinale, Solanum nigrum and Piper longum. The mixture is also frequently used in Ayurveda for the treatment of several health conditions.

5. Varun - Theherb is also known as Crataeva nurvala.The herb also serves an advantage of nature for the treatment of Peyronie's disease. The herb is effective enough to manage the symptoms of this health problem.

6. Guggul - Guggul is the herbal extract and is known as Commiphora mukul.The extract is healthy enough not only for the treatment ofthis disease, but also for various other health problems.This is the useful ingredient in number of Ayurvedic medicines. The extract is mostly used for reducing the pain in the affected area.

7. Tejpatra - Cinnamonzeylanica, commonly known as tejpatra,is another useful herb for this penis problem.Tejpatra is also used while cooking food. The herb is nutritious and healthy for the overall health of the body.

Along with this herbs, a healthy diet is also an important requirement for managing this problem. So include healthy foods in your diet and always prefer home cooked food rather than going to restaurants for meal.

Author's Bio: 

DR. Vikram Chauhan, MD - AYURVEDA is an expert Ayurvedic practitioner based in Chandigarh, India and doing his practice in Mohali, India. He is spreading the knowledge of Ayurveda Ancient healing treatment, not only in India but also abroad. He is the CEO and Founder of Planet Ayurveda Products, Planet Ayurveda Clinic and Krishna Herbal Company. Read More at: