Prameha (Diabetes) – How to control the deadly disease

Diabetes is a chronic metabolic disorder in which the body is unable to make proper use of glucose resulting in hyperglycemia (high blood sugar) and glycosuria (sugar in urine). Poorly managed diabetes can lead to a host of long-term complications like Heart attacks, strokes, blindness, nerve damage and even impotence in men.
Diabetes can be controlled and it has been verified by various studies. As per Ayurveda There are 20 forms of this disease: 4 are due to Vata, 6 result from Pitta, and 10 are caused by Kapha. But prameha is mainly kapha dosha disease.

  • Diet- increasing kapha dosha such as sugar, fats, potatoes, rice
  • Lack exercise
  • Mental stress and strain
  • Excessive sleep etc.


  • Excessive urine formation & Frequent urination
  • Burning of palms and soles
  • Increased hunger
  • Excessive Thirst
  • Sweet taste to mouth etc.
  • Weight Loss
  • Blurry Vision
  • Wounds that take time to heal
  • Skin Infections
  • Unexplained extreme fatigue


  • Diet planning- is the cornerstone of managing diabetes.The diabetic diet is an otherwise normal balanced diet, with a few modifications and proper spacing between food intakes. Avoid diet increasing kapha dosha such as sugar, fats, potatoes, rice. Avoid alcohol
  • Daily exercise- One of the methods to heal prameha include strenuous exercises. Regular exercise in any form is a must. In 'Yogasanas' - Forward bending asanas like 'Paschimottanasan','Halasan' etc. are effective
  • Restrict and reduce weight
  • Avoid sleeping during daytime.
  • Avoid smoking
  • Try to reduce stress by implementing & practicing Yoga

Useful herbs

  • Jambhul (Eugenia jambolana) Powder from jamun core is useful.
  • Gurmar(gymnema sylvestre)
  • Sagar gota (Ceasalpinia crista)
  • Bel (Aegle marmelos)
  • Shilájit
  • Turmeric
  • Neem
  • Triphala


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