Heart disease is known as Hridrog in Ayurveda. Charak, the father of Ayurvedic medicine, has made a list of 10 Ayurvedic medicines in the Hridaya Mahakashay group for the treatment of heart disease. These medicines mostly contain ascorbic acid from citrus fruits. The phytoconstituents (chemicals derived from plants) present in these medicines help keep the blood vessels, especially the coronary arteries, healthy.

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All cardiovascular diseases described by medical science are difficult to classify in Ayurveda, but the list of medicines for prevention and treatment of heart diseases are cardio-protective, controlling hypotensive, hypocholesterolemic, anti-platelet, and thrombolytic activities. Plays an important role in the management of vascular and cerebrovascular disorders.

Today in this article, we will learn about Ayurvedic medicine for heart disease-

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  1. Ayurvedic remedies for heart diseases
  2. Other Ayurvedic Medicines for Heart Disease
  3. Takeaway
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Ayurvedic medicine comes in the form of juice, powder, extract or pill or decoction, etc. The use of some of these medicines reduces the chances of heart disease by controlling the cholesterol level. Some common Ayurvedic medicines or mixtures of medicines like Ashwagandha and other herbs are used in heart diseases. Come, let us know in detail what are the Ayurvedic medicines for heart disease and what are the benefits of them -


Guggulu is obtained from a tree called Commiphora Mukul. It has been used for centuries to make Ayurvedic medicine. Guggulu is considered beneficial for reducing high cholesterol levels. Not only this, but Guggulu is also helpful in increasing high-density lipoprotein (a good type of cholesterol), which can reduce the risk of heart disease. However, don't rely solely on Google for cholesterol. Make necessary changes in your diet as well.

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myUpchar doctors after many years of research have created myUpchar Ayurveda Hridyas Capsule by using 100% original and pure herbs of Ayurveda. This Ayurvedic medicine has been recommended by our doctors to lakhs of people for problems like high blood pressure and high cholesterol, with good results.


This herbal tonic can be used to enhance heart health. Consuming this reduces cholesterol and blood pressure levels. It has also been found in research that by consuming Arjunarishta continuously for a month, the HDL level increased and the LDL level decreased. Along with this, the triglyceride level also decreased. It contains a lot of antioxidants, which can protect the heart from damage caused by free radicals.

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Pushkarmool can be used as a supplement. Other Ayurvedic medicines are also made using Pushkarmool, which is beneficial for heart health. By using these supplements, the increased cholesterol level can be reduced. This medicine is available in the form of juice, powder, tablet, and extract.

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Lasuna is available in tablet form. It improves heart health by reducing the level of harmful cholesterol. Lasuna can also protect the heart from the formation of blood clots and the damage caused by it. This avoids affecting the blood flow in the arteries. This does not harm the heart. The antioxidants present in it also protect the heart from free radicals.

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myUpchar doctors after many years of research have created myUpchar Ayurveda Yakritas Capsule by using 100% original and pure herbs of Ayurveda. This Ayurvedic medicine has been recommended by our doctors to lakhs of people for liver-related problems (fatty liver, weakness in the digestive system) with good results.

Amalaki Rasayana

It is also called Amla. Cholesterol level becomes normal by its use. Amla is the best source of Vitamin C. Arteries get a lot of benefits from Vitamin C and they become strong. If the arteries do their work well, then the health of the heart will also be better. Amla contains many beneficial anti-oxidants, which benefit the heart.

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Jatamansi is a herb of Indian origin only. It is used in making nutraceuticals and medicines. Along with this, it is also used in the treatment of diseases related to the nervous system like mental weakness, epilepsy, and hysteria. Its use is also helpful in protecting from conditions like cardiac arrest.

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Moringa has cholesterol-lowering properties. Moringa is also known as drumstick leaves. The powerful antioxidants found in moringa extract may help prevent heart damage and it is also helpful in maintaining a healthy heart.


Some studies suggest that alpha-linolenic acid found in flaxseed and flaxseed oil may benefit people with heart disease. Preliminary research also suggests that flaxseed may help reduce high blood pressure, which plays a role in heart disease.


Amla has gastroprotective, antioxidant, and analgesic properties. In ancient Indian literature, Amla is useful in diseases of the liver, heart, stomach ulcers, diabetes, and many other problems. It helps in increasing immunity. Amla lowers the level of cholesterol in the blood. Helps in keeping the heart healthy.

To avoid heart disease, these medicines can also be consumed on the advice of the doctor -

  • Bala (Sida cordifolia Linn.)
  • Nagbala (Cida humilis Linn.)
  • Shunthi (Zingiber officinale Rosc.)
  • Pippali (Piper longum Linn.)
  • Yashtimadhu (Glycerhiza glabra Linn.)
  • Haritaki (Terminalia chebula Retz.)
  • Dashmool

Heart disease can be avoided by taking Ayurvedic medicine. These herbs are very beneficial. Although some of their side effects are also possible. So use them with utmost care. Some herbs show their effect only on the Indian diet, while some herbs need to be changed in diet to show effect. Just consult a doctor before consuming them. Also, keep your lifestyle good.

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