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Siddha Medicine

Siddha medicine is an ancient medical system. The word Siddha is called established truth. Agastya is the founder of Siddha medicine, and the other eighteen sidhars are known to be pillars of Siddha medicine. The principle of Siddha is theories of five elements (Aimpootham) and three forces (Mukkuttram). The eight methods of examination help to have diagnosis, etiology, and treatment of a disease.

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How to cure eczema in head?

Query: Hello doctor, My 3-year-old boy has eczema in the head with itching. It becomes pinkish sometimes while scratching. Please say some remedies.  Read Full »

Dr. Arul Amuthan L

Answer: Hello, Welcome to This condition can be treated by Siddha drugs. This is known as kabala kuttam or a type of bala karapan. The allergic symptoms are due to external or internal allergy. For example, cow milk, wheat, health powders, soya powder, shampoo, hair oil, hairpin, cloths touchin...  Read Full »

Please suggest a siddha medicine to cure sneezing problem in the morning.

Query: Hi doctor, I have a sneezing problem (more than a year) every morning when I woke up. I forced to sneeze vigorously at least 20 times in the morning. Please suggest any medicine in Siddha to cure this sneeze. I have been taking allopathy medicine for three months but it gives more side effects, dro...  Read Full »

Dr. Arul Amuthan L

Answer: Hello, Welcome to You are using nasal sprays of steroid and antiallergic drugs. They are not good for long term use due to side effects. According to Siddha Medicine, this condition can be treated as follows: Avoid exposure or cold air (AC), dust, mist, etc. They can activate the immune...  Read Full »

I am a 43-year-old female with rheumatism, seeking advice on ayurvedic medications for treatment. Please help.

Query: Hello doctor,I am a 43-year-old female with rheumatism. Is there any cure for it in Siddha medicine? Please help.Thank you.  Read Full »

Dr. Arul Amuthan L

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I have read the query, and I can understand your concern. Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) causes pain and swelling of small joints in the hands. Pain in large joints of the elbow, wrists, and knee can develop. Diagnosis for RA is by clinical symptoms, RA factor in blood, ...  Read Full »

I am 39 year old and am take allopathy medicines for conceiving. Can Siddha medicine help?

Query: Hi doctor, I am currently 39 years old and trying to conceive. My lab reports are; FSH is 23.23 IU/L, LH is 11.82 IU/L, and TSH is 4.50 mIU/L. I have taken Foleo M and Evadhea tablets for the past six months. In addition, I take tablet Letrozole for five days from the second day of the monthly cycle...  Read Full »

Dr. Arul Amuthan L

Answer: Hi, Welcome to Considering your age, allopathic medications are better for conception. Siddha treatment takes a minimum of three months, or even more in younger women. Hormones including thyroid and reproductive hormones, ovarian health, and uterine endometrium all should be taken car...  Read Full »

I am a 63-year-old male diagnosed with liver cirrhosis and currently on medication. Is surgery necessary for liver cirrhosis?

Query: Hello doctor,I am a 63-year-old male, detected with liver cirrhosis accidentally through ultrasonography which was to investigate an inguinal bulge two years back. I also have constipation, skin irritation, decreased food craving, and hardening along with itching below the area of the breast. At pre...  Read Full »

Dr. Arul Amuthan L

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I understand your concern. I suggest you continue allopathic drugs mentioned in the prescription (attachments removed to protect the patients identity) and dietary practices along with the below mentioned drugs from Siddha. a) Bhavana kadukkai - One chewable tablet...  Read Full »

I am having depression. How can I get better?

Query: Hi doctor, I am going through a lot of depression. This is due to hearing problem even after wearing hearing aids. It is of little use. My relatives borrowed money from me and did not return. Due to this, I am always depressed. I am unable to communicate with others and always reply angrily whenever...  Read Full »

Dr. Arul Amuthan L

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I can understand your concern. I suggest you take counseling. If required, there is nothing wrong with consulting a psychiatrist to get medicines. From Siddha or Ayurveda, I suggest you do the following things: 1) Panchakarpam (Emblica officinalis, Piper nigrum, Te...  Read Full »

Should Siddha and allopathic medicines be combined for an effective HIV treatment?

Query: Hi doctor, Kindly suggest whether Siddha medicines such as Rasagandhi Mezhugu, Amukkara Chooranam, and Nellikai Legiyam alone are enough to treat HIV or it has to be taken along with ART. If Siddha medicines are enough, then kindly suggest their dosage and intervals. Kindly suggest.  Read Full »

Dr. Arul Amuthan L

Answer: Hi, Welcome to Initially, when HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) infection occurred for the first time, we did not have any allopathic drugs. Based on some studies and research, it was found that RAN therapy (Rasagandhi Mezhugu, Amukkara Chooranam, and Nellikai Legiyam) can reduce HI...  Read Full »

How effective are Siddha medicines in treating or preventing COVID-19?

Query: Hi doctor,We need your guidance to go through this COVID-19 stress and fear. Could you please prescribe some Siddha medicine to prevent the COVID-19 virus? Also, suggest medicine for a corona-affected person as well. Is there any medicine that would help us to avoid and resolve breathing issues with...  Read Full »

Dr. Arul Amuthan L

Answer: Hi, Welcome to I can suggest to you Nilavembu mathirai (Trivrith, Nagajihva, Babbula) 100 tablets (one at night daily) and Pavazham mathirai (Pavalam and Thaivelai) 200 (one tablet in the morning and one at night). These are for 50 days. And you can buy more quantity if you wan...  Read Full »

What can be done for weakness due to masturbation?

Query: Hello doctor,I am 29 years old. I had practiced masturbation for the past 12 years. Initially, for 4 to 5 years, I was masturbating for 2 to 3 times a week. For the last 3 years, I am a bit in control (used to masturbate 1-2 times a week). For the past 2 to 3 years I am feeling general weakness all ...  Read Full »

Dr. Arul Amuthan L

Answer: Hi, Welcome to Continuous involvement in masturbation leads to some loss of protein (weight loss) as well as general weakness. The body undergoes excess pitham (excess heat at eyes and also on internal organs). We need to correct these two things through the following Siddha drugs. Ca...  Read Full »

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