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Dr. Vikram Chauhan - MD (Ayurveda)

Sunday, August 29, 2010

Tonsillitis - Ayurvedic Treatment of Tonsillitis

Recurrent Tonsillitis in Children and adults - Ayurvedic treatment options

Tonsillitis is a very troublesome problem especially in children. It not only affects the health but also has great psychological influence on child as the recurrent infection leads to missed school which leads to further problems. The child is also not able to thrive as he should.

Recurrent tonsillitis implies use of stronger and stronger antibiotics which are no longer helpful but are responsible for more severe and resistant infection later.  Nature has given us natural anti-biotics in the form of Tulsi and natural immunity enahancing herbs like Amla. Swarn basant malti ras is an ancient ayurvedic preparation for improving immunity. 

1. Gargles with alum  or Warm Saline water , or histidine gargles before sleeping at night, .. toothbrushing at night...before sleep.. is must 
2. Kuka tablets - to be sucked / chewed - 2 tablets 3-4 times a day.. he will like the taste. More can be consumed if the condition is chronic and severe. 
3. Cap. Curcumin - 1 capsule twice daily in children. The content of the capsule can be opened in a spoon and the extracts are mixed with 1 teaspoonful of honey and given to the child.

4. Cap. Amla Rasayan -  1 capsule twice daily ( open the ingredients, and give with honey) - this improves immunity - Give for about 3 months 
5. Cap. Tulsi -  Same way as Amla Rasayan capsules  - Give for 3 months to clear all the infection. 
6. Tablet Swarn Basant Malti Ras - 1 tablet once daily x 3 months ( improves immunity ) 

The dosage of Amla and Tulsi is for children. If any adult suffers from Recurrent tonsillitis. The dosage can be 2 capsules thrice daily in cases of adults.

All these tulsi, amla, curcumin ( Haldi) used together give excellent results in fighting recurrent tonsillitis and preventing viral, bacterial attacks. These also help to boost the immunity and improve overall health.

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  1. my child is 4 yrs old often suffering from tonsilitis what is the way to cure ?

  2. hello dr.. my daughter susmitha 4 yrs old often suffers from coldand cough now dr said she has tonsillitis .daily iamgiving tulsi leaves,soup with tumeric based,i have doubt( in giving amla because some people say it relives sore thoart)can i give swarnbasantbmalti ras for my childplease dr help me.

  3. hellow my age 37 year old and i m suffering tonsil cyst since 1.5 year any medicine availele wiht is helpful to resolve cyst without operation

  4. Hello..You can go ahead with above prescription along with tab Kanchnaar guggul (2/thrice). Take for a month and be in touch for further consultation at

  5. My son is having tonsil and now doctors told to operate. he got both adenoid enlargement and tonsil. Tonsil is severe and infected. Does these medicines help on these extreme cases too.

    1. Hello.... Firstly mail me all the details like symptoms, reports etc regarding the problem of your son on this E mail Id: So that I can guide you with prescription in a better way.