Found this site via google. Was looking for alternate medicine and colitis. And that took me to the crohn's forum. Started posting there
. This is my first post in the UC forum.
So has anyone tried panchkarama (ayurveda) for their colitis?
Diagnosed with UC (Procotosigmoiditis), area of 21 cms - Aug 2008.
Biopsy result: Acute chronic colitis.
Since March 2009 under remission. Not on any allopathy medications except a few herbal medicines. Strict diet control.
Ayurvedic treatment: basti/enema of medicated ghee+oils for 40 days scheduled over a spread of 4 months.
Herbal meds: Shatavari, Bael, Kutaj (Holarrhena Antidysenterica) and other doctor specified churans (powders).
Allopathy medicines for 2 months: Mesacol (Generic Mesalamine) (750mg) 3 tablets thrice a day, B-12 and BecasuleZ(multi-vitamin), Rantac(Zantac) thrice a day.