Kidney Disease In Dogs: Ayurvedic Treatment, Causes, Diagnosis


Kidney disease in dogs is a serious problem, Kidneys of dogs function same as Kidneys of humans. Disease occurs in the kidneys, also produces some other dysfunctions like: if the kidneys don’t work properly then the waste product builds up in the blood. It impacts on the body balance. In Ayurveda the disease in dogs is due to the aggravation of Vata and Pitta dosha. Vata plays an important role in the movements occurs in the body, speech, expression and regulation of immune system and nervous system. And Pitta dosha works on the Metabolic and biological process of the body (ie. generates heat energy). Let’s discuss this disease in detail.

Kidney Disease In Dogs



As we all know that kidneys are the vital organ of  the body in every mammal present on this earth. So if any type of abnormality occurs in the kidneys, whole body balance gets affected. Nowadays, Kidney disease in dogs has become so common. Initially this disease is manageable, but when the disease progresses, it’s become quite difficult. This disease in Ayurveda occurs due to the aggravation of the most important dosha ie. Vata and Pitta dosha, due to aggravated Vata dosha pain occurs, aggravation of Pitta dosha produces excessive sweating and bad breath.The kidney disease in dogs is related to mutravikara updrav, Vata and Pitta are the main doshas which mainly involved in the mutravikara updrava. Ayurveda also promotes the Pashu Chikitsa and also provides great herbal remedies for diseases occurs in the animals.


This disease mainly has two types ie:

1. Acute kidney disease – Acute kidney disease in the dog’s is mainly present due to eating of the bad or smelly food, excessive loss of nutrition in food etc.

2. Chronic kidney disease – Chronic kidney disease mainly occurs in the dog’s of old age.


  1. This is not a breed Specific disease.
  2. Most commonly occur in old age
  3. The disease occurs due to various factors: bacterial,Viral etc.
  4. Some other factors may include: kidney stones, urinary tract infection etc.


In acute stage the causes are:

  1. Bad food or smell in food
  2. Due to urinary obstruction
  3. Dehydration (severe)
  4. A bacterial infection called as Leptospirosis
  5. Heat strokes
  6. Bite of snakes

Sign and Symptoms

  1. Decreased appetite
  2. Weight loss
  3. Vomiting and diarrhoea
  4. Occurence of blood in the urine, and change in volume and frequency of urine.
  5. Drinking more or less water
  6. Presence of oral ulcers
  7. Bad breath


  1. Blood test (for detection of abnormalities)
  2. Urine test (for detection of abnormalities)
  3. Physical examination ( to  check the condition of the dog)
  4. Complete blood count – This test is used to detect the anaemia or an elevation of white blood cells


The treatment depends upon the condition of the dog. In the acute stage of the disease the basic treatment includes fluid therapy, and when disease progresses dialysis and kidney transplant may also be included. Nutrition is the main ingredient

Ayurvedic overview of Kidney disease In Dogs

Ayurveda is not only that process, which only manages human diseases but it also provides relief in animals in all types of the disease. Kidney disease of dogs in Ayurveda have a concern with Muttarvikara upadrav.The disease mainly occurs because of vitiation  of the Vata and Pitta dosha. In the treatment of kidney disease in dogs, we mainly treat the dosha’s which are aggravated.To maintain the aggravated Vata dosha Basti is the main karma which is used. Basti karma not only works on aggravated Vata dosha but it also balances Tridoshas present in the body. Sesame oil is mainly used in basti.

Herbal Remedies by Planet Ayurveda For Kidney Disease in Dogs

Planet Ayurveda offers the best herbal remedies for treatment of the Kidney disease in dogs. Kidney disease in dogs, in Ayurveda have a concern with the muttravikara and prameha upadrava in which Vata and Pitta dosha are mainly aggravated. So we produce pure and chemical free medicines for this particular disease, all the remedies are helpful in balancing Vata and Pitta dosha. These remedies also boosts the immune system and helps in the improvement of your fur friend. Following are the products offered by Planet Ayurveda for Kidney Disease in Dogs:

Product List

  1. Varunadi Vati
  2. Rencure Formula
  3. Chandanadi Vati
  4. Mutrakrichantak Churna
  5. Punarnava Mandur

Herbal remedies for Kidney Disease In Dogs

Herbal remedies for Kidney Disease In Dogs


1. Varunadi Vati

This formulation had its good impact in this disease,it helps in excessively excess of water in the body.The formulation have ingredients like: Gokshur (Tribulus terrestris), Punarnava (Boerhavia diffusa), Shuddha guggul (Commiphora mukul) etc. In kidney disease such formulation pacifies the aggravated doshas and also acts as an immune booster.

Dosage– 2 tablets thrice daily with meals

2. Rencure formula

Rencure formula mainly works in making of healthy kidneys and urinary system.The ingredients mainly  includes: Gokshur (Tribulus terrestris), Kansi (Cichorium intybus),Punarnava (Boerhavia diffusa), Palaash (Butea monosperma) and Varun (Crataeva nurvala). In this disease the formula works on the affected kidneys, protects them from infections and also acts on the body balance system.This formula really works on the kidney disease of the dogs.

Dosage– 2 capsules twice daily with meals.

3. Chandanadi Vati

This herbal medicine works on pacifying the Pitta dosha and maintaining kidney health.  Choti elaichi (Elettaria cardamomum), Amalaki (Emblica officinalis), Gairik (Red ochre), Safed (Santalum album), Pashanbhed (Bergenia ligulata), etc are present.The aggravated Pitta dosha gets balanced by this formulation and it also works on healthy digestion.

Dosage– 2 tablets twice daily.

4. Mutrakrichantak Churna

Mutrakrichantak churna is the formulation which works on the function of the kidney. Ingredients includes are: Gokshur (Tribulus terrestris), Varun (Crateva nurvala), Kalmegh (Andrographis paniculata) and Bhumi amla (Phyllanthus niruri).These herbs are mainly present in this formulation helps kidneys to improve.In this disease this natural medicine maintain health of the kidneys and urinary system and also have a anti- infective properties.

Dosage– 1 teaspoonful twice daily with meals.

5. Punarnava Mandur

This formulation acts as a diuretic and prevents the kidneys from infection. Ingredients  involved are: Mndoor Bhasma (Ferric oxide calx), Haritaki (Terminalia chebula), Shunti (Zingiber officinale), Chitrak mool (Plumbago zeylanica), Amalaki (Emblica officinalis), Chavya (Piper chaba), Punarnava (Boerhaavia diffusa), etc.
The remedies also balance the aggravated doshas.

Dosage:2 tablets thrice daily with meals.

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Kidney disease in dogs is a rapidly growing disease, the disease is caused by various types of infections which includes : bacterial and viral infections etc. In Ayurveda this disease is related to Mutravikara and prameha updravya. In these updravya Vata and Pitta doshas are aggravated. Basti chikista in Ayurveda is very- very important in aggregation of Vata dosha. Problems like kidney disease mainly occur due to aggravated Vata dosha. So Planet Ayurveda offers best herbal remedies for Kidney disease occurs in dogs. The medicines are formulated under MD Ayurveda experts. In early stages of this disease, it is manageable but when disease progresses to chronic stage its little difficult to manage the disease.

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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

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