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Dr. Vikram Chauhan - MD (Ayurveda)

Saturday, July 21, 2018

Ayurvedic Treatment of Staphylococcus Aureus - Symptoms, Diagnosis & Herbal Remedies

staphylococcus aureus

Staphylococcus aureus or S.aureus or Staph aureus is a type of bacteria found in grape like (staphylo) clusters. It is one of the most common cause of skin and soft tissue infections after an injury or surgery. The bacteria is readily transmitted from one species to another even from humans to animals or animals to human. The bacteria is present in a healthy human body mainly in the nose, back of the throat and on their skin.

The Staph infection can lead to diseases due to direct infection or they may produce toxins. The common examples of diseases caused by Staphylococcus are boils, food poisoning, blood poisoning, impetigo, cellulitis (red hot area on skin), furuncles and toxic shock syndrome.

Some serious infections can be crust on the skin, pneumonia, bloodstream infections, bone and joint infections, brain and heart infections.

The bacteria is spread mainly through contaminated hands or by inhaling infected droplets in the form of sneezing and coughing of the patient. It can also travel along the medical tubings like urinary catheters, breathing tubes, feeding tubes, dialysis tubes etc.

The staph bacteria is able to survive in dry conditions, extreme temperatures, stomach acid and also in high levels of salt.


Collection of pus like a pimple, boil, abscess. The infected area appears red and swollen. It may be painful, warm and tender to the touch.

Cellulitis mainly on legs and arms is another common symptom. It results from a cut in the skin through which the bacteria enters the skin and cause redness, swelling and pain in the infected areas.

Difficulty in breathing, fever or chills can happen in severe cases.

Nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, loss of appetite, severe abdominal cramps are also common symptoms of Staph infection.

The problem is common in people whose skin in repeatedly punctured like a diabetes mellitus patient , or someone using illegal drugs, or people with skin infections, AIDS and the ones being treated with hemodialysis etc.

In case of breast infections, the area around the nipple is red and painful, the bacteria can infect the baby.


The diagnosis is easily done based on the appearance of skin. A sample/ culture is taken to identify the bacteria. The doctor can perform tests like x-rays, CT scan, MRI and bone scanning to confirm the extent of the problem.


Ayurveda strongly believes in "Swasthasya Rakshanam" which means health is inherent and our job is to help maintain it. Every problem can be fixed with diet, exercise and adequate sleep.

Planet Ayurveda offers a complete and effective treatment for Staph infections. Their products are 100% natural, pure and have no side effects. All the medicines are made without any chemicals or additives in them. These include:

  1. Pitta Balance
  2. Gandhak Rasayan
  3. Kaishore Guggul
  4. Radiant Skin, Hair & Nails Formula

Herbal Remedies for Staphylococcus Aureus

staphylococcus aureus, herbal remedies


1. Pitta Balance

The pitta dosha governs the metabolism and heat related aspects of our body. As the name suggest the Pitta Balance capsules focuses on balancing the Pitta dosha. The capsules are prepared using an amazing combination of natural components like Mukta Pishti, Praval Pishti, Akisk Pishti, Giloy Satva and Kamdudha. This combination enhances the immune system and eliminates all the toxins from the blood. The product works great in getting rid of skin rashes, acne, heartburn or acidity.

Dosage: The recommended dosage of Pitta Balance capsules is 1 capsule two times a day with plain water.

2. Gandhak Rasayan

These tablets are prepared from Pure Gandhak or purified Sulphur which is widely known for its usefulness. The medicine is a great blood purifier and thus helps in getting rid of all skin problems in a natural way. Gandhak Rasayan is also an immune booster and increases longevity of individuals. It helps in fighting all kind of bacterial infections. The medicine has a wide range of therapeutic properties. Rasayana itself means rejuvenator and the medicine promotes good health and retards aging process.

Dosage: The recommended dosage of Gandhak Rasayana tablets is 2 tablets two times a day with plain water.

3. Kaishore Guggul

These tablets are prepared using 11 amazing herbs which include Guggul, Guduchi, Amalaki, Haritaki, Bibhitaki, Ginger, Vidanga, Black pepper, Long pepper, Indian Jalap and Red Physic nut. The combination promotes immunity and is highly beneficial in treating skin disorders. Kaishore Guggul is also called pathyadi guggul. It is useful in all inflammatory problems, abdominal diseases and also in treating arthritis. Kaishore Guggul has anti-biotic, anti-inflammatory and anti-microbial properties thus it treats boils, eczema, psoriasis etc.

Dosage: The recommended dosage of Kaishore Guggul tablets is 2 tablets two times a day with plain water.

4. Radiant Skin, Hair & Nails Formula

These capsules are prepared using four excellent herbs which include Ghrit Kumara, Manjistha, Chirata and Pitta Papda. As the name suggests, the medicine works towards promoting healthy skin, healthy hair and nails. It is very useful in managing the skin related problems of Staph infections.

Dosage: The recommended dosage of Radiant skin, hair and nail capsules is 1 capsule two times a day with plain water.

The best way to prevent staph is to keep hands and wounds clean at all times. It is important to keep clothes and linens clean and not share any personal items with the infected person. It is advised that the patients should not handle food. The left over food should always be stored in refrigerator.

Most of the infections can be treated using antibiotics or by draining the pus. Some staph bacteria get resistant to antibiotics, these need special treatment.

It is recommended to include manuka honey in diet. The diet should also include milk, wheat, dates, grapes, pomegranates, dry fruits, gooseberry, ginger and pepper. A combination of coconut, barberry and turmeric is very beneficial in fighting staph infections. One needs to avoid excess salt, spicy and pungent foods.

Consuming garlic cloves is also recommended. A Kapha and Pitta pacifying diet which is low in carbohydrates can help dry out the blood thereby starving the bacteria.

It is advised to avoid Pitta aggravating life style like excessive travelling or exposure to hot environment. Alcohol should also be avoided.

Tea tree oil body wash acts as anti-bacterial and anti-fungal remedy in this problem. Putting concentrated onion juice or coconut oil over affected areas also kills bacteria.

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