Psoriasis is described in Ayurveda as ek-kushta, it is type of kshudrakushta. The number of people
suffering from Psoriasis all over the world is increasing progressively. Ayurvedic medicine is
oriented toward prevention, health maintenance and treatment of diseases. There is large number
of drugs of herbal and mineral origin mentioned in Ayurvedic texts, regarding the treatment of ekkushta.
The present case study is successful Ayurvedic management of a case of ek-kushta
(psoriasis). Here a case report of a 35 years-male having with the complaint of ubhay pad pradeshi
twak aaraktavarniya twakavaivarnya, kandu, twakrukshata etc. since 2 months. He was treated
with Ayurvedic herbs & some panchkarma procedure which give effective result with Ayurvedic
Real Time Impact Factor:
Author Name: Dr. Bhupinder Singh Arora
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Keywords: Psoriasis; Ek-Kushta; Ayurvedic Herbs; Effective Therapy.