Ayurvedic Treatment for Vitiligo Leucoderma

Vitiligo Leucoderma

  • Ayurvedic Treatment for Leucoderma

Ayurvedic Doctor for vitiligo - Vitiligo is an acquired cutaneous disorder characterized by white patches surrounded by areas of normal pigmentation. The major pigment of the skin is called melanin.

Melanin is synthesized from the amino acid Tyrosine by the action of an oxidizing and copper containing enzyme Tyrosinase. In Vitiligo or Leucoderma the melanocytes in localized areas of the body stop producing melanin. Acharya Charak named this disease as Shvitra.

Ayurvedic Treatment for Leucoderma - According to Ayurveda system of medicine incompatibility of diet, non-vegetarian diet, heavy diets that are difficult to digest, worm infestations are some of the major causes of the disease.

Ayurveda offers great remedy and treatment for the disease. Ancient Acharya of Ayurveda had given a lot of stress in detoxification for this disease. Drugs like Bakuchi ( Psoria Cordifolia) is found quite effective to treat this disease. Detoxification quality of various drugs such as Bringraj and Kutaki are found to be very useful in countering this disease.