Fibroids (Fibromyomas,leiomyomas or simply myomas) are the most common benign solid tumors in female. According to ayurveda, uterine fibroids are caused due to an imbalance in all doshas, in particular the kapha dosha.

Fibroids are growth in mamsa dhatu of the uterus.


Types of Fibroids

  1. Intramural (Interstitial)
  2. Submucous
  3. Subserous


  1. Menstrual abnormality (Menorrhagia,Metrorrhagia)
  2. Dysmenorrhoea
  3. Infertility
  4. Abdominal pain 
  5. Recurrent abortion
  6. Pressure symptom
  7. Abdominal enlargement

Treatment of Uterine Fibroids

Ayurvedic therapies and remedies are effective treatments in uterine fibroids.


Line of Treatment

  1. Kapha shamak chikitsa
  2. Lakhana chikitsa
  3. Granthi/Arbudhar chikitsa
  4. Raktasthapan chikitsa

Panchakarma Therapies

  1. Vamana 
  2. Virechana 
  3. Basti
  4. Utterbasti

Utterbasti is the best treatment for fibroids in the uterus. It helps in shrinking fibroids.


Foods and vegetables to help detoxify your body are recommended. Radish,garlic,carrots,beets,pumpkin,sweet potato,wheat germ and drinking plenty of water.