What Is Orchitis?- Symptoms Causes, Diagnosis & Its Ayurvedic Management


Testicles are two oval-shaped organs present in the male reproductive system. Testicles are present in a bag or pouch-like structure which is present on the front side of the pelvic region. Testicles help in the synthesis of testosterone which is a male sex hormone. It also helps in the production of spermatozoa (male gamete). When there is inflammation in the testicles then this condition is known as Orchitis. This is a disorder in males when there is any type of inflammation or infection in the testicles. In this article, we will be discussing thoroughly this disease, the Ayurvedic correlation of the disease as well as Ayurvedic treatment of the disease. So please be with me till the end.


Orchitis is an inflammation in the testicles which is the male reproductive organ. This condition is majorly caused by bacterial or viral infections. Any past history like a prostate issue, urinary stricture, foley catheter, etc is also the cause of recurrent infection and inflammation. Orchitis may cause pain and sometimes infertility too. Orchitis can be prevented by using condoms, getting vaccinated for mumps timely, etc.

There are complications too with this disease if not treated timely like infertility, hydrocele, testicular atrophy, abscess, etc. Orchitis can be fully recovered if treated properly and timely. Sexually transmitted diseases are also the cause of this problem. Swelling in the testicles and scrotal region, pain in the testicles, pain while ejaculating, swelling in lymph nodes, etc are some of the symptoms of Orchitis. Medical history, physical examination, blood tests, urine analysis, and ultrasonography are the diagnostic tests for Orchitis. Antibiotics, ice packing, and NSAIDS is the main line of Treatment for Orchitis. Ayurvedic medicines reduce the risk of recurrence of disease and cause no side effects of the treatment.

Management of Orchitis in Ayurveda

Ayurvedic Aspect of Disease

According to Ayurveda Orchitis is correlated by tri dosha predominance as due to vata there is a pain in the testicles, headache, tachycardia etc, due to pitta dosha there is vomiting, redness over the affected area, due to Kapha predominance there is swelling in lymph nodes as well as testicles.  Ayurvedic medicines help in managing the disease from the root cause and also help in maintaining a healthy life. Ayurvedic medicines reduce the risk of recurrence of disease and cause no side effects of the treatment.

Symptoms of Orchitis

The Symptoms of Orchitis are Listed Below

  • Swelling in testicles and scrotal region
  • Fever
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Malaise (feeling of unwellness)
  • Pain in testicles
  • Headache
  • Tachycardia
  • Blood in semen
  • Pain while ejaculating
  • Swelling in lymph nodes

Causes of Orchitis

The Causes of Orchitis are Listed below:-

  • Bacterial infection (E.coli, staphylococcus)
  • Viral infection (like mumps, chickenpox)
  • Recurrent urinary tract infection
  • Sexually transmitted disease (gonorrhea, Chlamydia, etc)
  • Prostate issue

Some Risk Factors Are

  • Autoimmune disease
  • Any type of obstruction (like urethral stricture etc)
  • Insertion of foley catheter
  • Unprotected sex
  • Past history of epididymitis

Diagnosis of Orchitis

The Diagnosis of Orchitis is Listed below:-

  • Medical history
  • Physical examination
  • Blood tests
  • Urine analysis
  • Ultrasonography

Treatment of Orchitis

The Treatment of Orchitis is Listed below:-

  • Antibiotics
  • Anti-inflammatory medicines
  • Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs
  • Analgesics
  • Ice packaging
  • Elevation of testicles

The Complication of Orchitis

The Complication of Orchitis is listed below:-

  • Hydrocele
  • Testicular atrophy
  • Abscess

Ayurvedic Treatment of Orchitis by Planet Ayurveda

Ayurvedic medicines aid in treating the disease from the root cause and also help in maintaining a healthy life. Planet Ayurveda has been a globally recognized company for 20 years and all the products are manufactured under Ayurvedic board guidelines. This company provides Ayurvedic herbal formulations which are extracted from pure raw material.

The results of this herbal formulation are very promising since for 20 years and this herbal formulation that is natural herbs are 100% natural and pure vegetarian as well as are free from chemicals and additives. Planet Ayurveda provides the best quality herbal medicines with lifestyle and dietary precautions. Planet Ayurveda provides the best Ayurvedic medicines to treat the imbalanced tri dosha. Ayurvedic medicine aids in reducing the risk of recurrence of disease and causes no side effects of the treatment as it is pure plant-based extracts. Planet Ayurveda strictly follows the government guidelines for making its product the best.

The Following Herbal Remedies for Orchitis by Planet Ayurveda are

  • Gokshuradi Guggul
  • Septrin Tablet
  • Mahamanjisthaghan vati
  • Punarnava Capsule
  • Boswellia Curcumin

Ayurvedic Treatment For Orchitis

Herbal Remedies for Orchitis

Product Description

Mahamanjisthaghan Vati

Mahamanjisthaghan Vati is a herbal formulation manufactured by Planet Ayurveda that consists of Manjistha (Rubia Cordifolia) which aids in purifying the blood and is also advantageous in skin-related issues like eczema etc. This kwath also assists in the pacification of pitta dosha in the body and is also beneficial in improving skin complexion.

Dosage: – 2 tablets twice daily after a meal with plain water.

2. Septrin Tablets

Septrin tablets are polyherbal preparations of Planet Ayurveda. Septrin tablets contain Guggul (Commiphora mukul), Haldi (Curcuma longa), Tulsi (Ocimum sanctum), Sonth (Zingiber officinale), Marich (Piper nigrum) and Pippali (Piper longum). Septrin tablets are very effective in reducing inflammation and also help in the secretion of mucus from the respiratory tract. It also helps with allergies and asthma-related problems.

Dosage: – 2 tablets twice a day after a meal with plain water.

3. Boswellia Curcumin

Boswellia Curcumin is a formulation from Planet Ayurveda that consists of Shallaki (Boswellia serrata) and Curcumin (Curcuma longa). Boswellia Curcumin acts as the best anti-inflammatory drug as it helps in reducing the inflammation of the body. Boswellia Curcumin has the best effects on osteoarthritis, and Crohn’s disease and reduces brain edema and rheumatoid arthritis. Boswellia Curcumin helps in removing morning stiffness and also helps in reducing pain and swelling of the back.

Dosage: – 2 capsules twice a day, after a meal with plain water.

4. Punarnava Capsules

Punarnava Capsules contain herbal drugs like Punarnava (Boerhavia diffusa). It is an herbal formulation manufactured by Planet Ayurveda.  It is the best herb for reducing inflammation (Anti-inflammatory). It is very effective in liver dysfunction.  It also helps in removing the fluid from the body. The capsules are pure vegetarian and are highly effective in edema and swelling related to any vital organ.

Dosage: 1 capsule twice daily with plain water after meals.

5. Gokshuradi Guggul

Gokshuradi Guggul is the Ayurvedic formulation of Planet Ayurveda which contains Gokshura (Tribulus terrestris), Guggulu (Commiphora mukul), Maricha (Piper nigrum), Pippali (Piper longum), Amla (Emblica Officinalis), Bibhitaki (Terminalia Bellirica), Haritaki (Terminalia Chebula), etc. Gokshuradi Guggul is very effective in kidney-related problems, and also reduces fluid retention. It helps in reducing the burning sensation in the body and helps in relieving edema from the body.

Dosage: – 2 tablets twice a day with plain water after a meal.

Contact Planet Ayurveda to provide you the costing / ordering and delivery information at – costing.planetayurveda@gmail.com or call at +91-172-5214040 Or Check Website – www.PlanetAyurveda.com


In this article, we discussed Orchitis, and also the Ayurvedic treatment of Orchitis. Ayurveda pursues the patient’s therapeutics and also helps in refining the health of the patient with ancient methods and abet in upgrading the quality of life of the patients. Hence, stated Ayurvedic medicines from Planet Ayurveda are very productive as they help in treating the disorder and are free from any preservatives and other chemical agents that hamper your health. All the herbal formulations are purely vegetarian and made up of 100% naturally transpire organic herbs.

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Dr. Vikram Chauhan

Dr. Vikram Chauhan (MD - Ayurveda) is the CEO and Founder of Planet Ayurveda Pvt. Ltd. He is Author of the Book "Ayurveda – God’s Manual For Healing". He is an Ayurveda Expert Serving People worldwide through all the Possible Mediums, Operating from Main Branch in Mohali, India. With his Vast Experience in Herbs and their Applied Uses, he is successfully treating Numerous Patients suffering from Various Ailments with the help of Purest Herbal Supplements, Diet, and Lifestyle, according to the Principles of Ayurveda. For More Details, visit www.PlanetAyurveda.com.

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