Alternative Treatment For Leptomeningeal Enhancement With Herbal Remedies


As we all know, the brain is our body’s control unit. It’s a vital part of the nervous system. Along with the spinal cord and the network of nerves, it controls every action of your body. Any damage to your brain can lead to impairment of various things, including your memory, sensation, movements and even your character. Brain disorders incorporate any circumstances or inabilities that influence your brain that are brought about by diseases, hereditary issues, Trauma etc. Thousands of individuals are suffering from some kind of brain issue. Now we are going to discuss a problem commonly found in many of the brain patients: Leptomeningeal enhancement.

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Brain and spinal cord is protected by three layers of membranes together known as meninges. The thin innermost layer is  pia mater. The middle layer, which is a web-like structure filled with fluid that cushions the brain is the arachnoid and the external hard layer is known as the dura mater.They helps to protect the nervous system, to keep it in place, to generate CSF, and to provide a pathway for fluids, nerves, and vessels.

Leptomeningeal Enhancement

Meningeal enhancement is a general term associated with the enhancement of the membranes that enfold the brain and spinal cord. According to the area involved, this enhancement can be divided in two subtypes:

  • Leptomeningeal Enhancement (pial or pial-arachnoid enhancement)
  • Pachymeningeal Enhancement (dural Or dura-arachnoid enhancement )

Pachymeningeal and leptomeningeal enhancement may occur simultaneously, usually being focal and associated with a vascularized extra-axial tumours (e.g. metastases and lymphoma) or inflammatory process (e.g.TB)


Leptomeningeal enhancement indicates a diffuse or central gyriform or serpentine enhancement that can accompany any of these circumstances:


  • Meningitis: pyogenic /viral /tuberculous
  • Amoebic meningoencephalitis
  • Encephalitis
  • Haemorrhage
  • Granulomatous conditions
  • Tumours
  • Post-operative


  • Leptomeningeal carcinomatosis
  • Infarction: subjacent acute (leptomeningeal collaterals)
  • Vasculitis
  • Meningitis
  • Encephalitis
  • Neurosarcoidosis
  • Sturge-Weber syndrome
  • Postoperative scar
  • Neurosyphilis

MRI /CT Findings

On MRI, leptomeningeal enhancement is seen as a high signal intensity within the subarachnoid space of the sulci and cisterns on post-contrast T1 weighted images. To make an accurate diagnosis about the cause of leptomeningeal enhancement, proper history and physical examination, lab tests, histopathology, must be done and analysed along with the MRI and CT imaging findings.


It depends and varies according to disease involved. A combination of medicine, surgery, radiation is given for the improvement of symptoms.

Ayurveda The Science of Life

The age old holistic system of medicine which strives for the well being of creatures in the world.The most important element of Ayurveda is Nidana parivarjanam that is avoiding causative or triggering factors. According to ancient texts,diseases are caused due to loss of equilibrium between the body humours known as doshas. Ayurveda treatment balances deranged doshas and maintains normalcy with the help of a myriad of medicinal herbs. Every disease can be skillfully cured if we follow proper treatment along with proper diet and habits. There is a wide range of herbs and drugs which have excellent action on the nervous system. It would therefore, help in management of Leptomeningeal enhancement.

Planet Ayurveda For Your Well Being

Planet Ayurveda is an authentic place for the natural way of healing. Our medicines are made with strict adherence to the ancient texts and comply with modern manufacturing protocols. They are extremely safe and effective. You can intake these in case of leptomeningeal enhancement.

  1. Neurogenie Capsules
  2. Yogendra Ras
  3. Pitta Balance
  4. Neuro Plan Syrup
  5. Kanchnaar Guggul
  6. Boswellia Curcumin
  7. Musli Strength Capsules
  8. Vikramprash

1. Neurogenie Capsules

A bi-herbal preparation available in the form of capsules. It is made of two marvellous herbs-Brahmi (Bacopa monnieri) and Ashwagandha (Withania somnifera). It is a beneficial herbal supplement for stress and anxiety. It enhances memory and cognitive strength and also manages insomnia. The active principles of this preparation have a great impact on neurons and nerves.

Dosage: It is recommended to have 1-2 Capsules twice a day, with plain water, after meals

2. Yogendra Ras

An incredible mineral based preparation in the form of tablets. It behaves as a catalyst (Yogavahi) when taken along with other medicines and improves the efficacy of those medicines. Hence it can be used in variety of conditions affecting brain. Major components are Parada (Purified mercury), Gandhaka (Purified sulphur) along with Rasasindoor, Swarna Bhasma (Goldpowder) etc. It helps to strengthen nerves and can be useful epilepsy, psychotic conditions, paralysis.

Dosage: 125mg tablet twice daily, after meals is suggested.

3. Pitta Balance

This is a remarkable herbomineral preparation available in form capsules. It has goodness of rich natural calcium- Jahar Mohra Pishti (Natural Calcium Compound), Akik Pishti (Natural Calcium Compound), Giloy Satva (Tinospora cordifolia) etc. This helps to restore  imbalanced pitta dosha and purifies blood. It also improves the overall health of body and enhances digestive fire which inturn helps in proper development of body tissues.

Dosage: It is suggested to take 1-2 Capsules twice a day, with plain lukewarm water, after meals.

4. Neuro Plan Syrup

A miraculous poly herbal product in the form of syrup. It is enriched with the goodness of Brahmi (Bacopa monnieri) Mandukaparni (Centella asiatica), Shankhpushpi (Convolvulus pluricaulis) etc. which have got excellent actions on the nervous system. They rejuvenate the weakened nerves and balances the mental and physical health. It is also an excellent brain tonic

Dosage: It is suggested to have 3 bottles in form of 1 teaspoon twice daily after meal.

5. Kanchnaar Guggul

A wondrous poly herbal preparation made in form of tablets.It has a myriad of herbs like
Kachnar Bark (Bauhinia variegata), Guggul (Commiphora mukul), Varuna Bark (Crataeva religiosa) etc. These helps to balance cell functions, eliminate body toxins and maintain the neurological health

Dosage: It is recommended to have 1 tablet twice daily along with lukewarm water after meal.

6. Boswellia Curcumin

It is a wonderful poly herbal formulation available in capsule form which is formulated from the pure and standardised extracts of two herbs – Shallaki (Boswellia serrata) and Curcumin (Curcuma longa). Both these are helpful to maintain healthy body functions. Moreover, Curcumin is capable of facilitating nerve regeneration after nerve damages.

Dosage: It is advised to have 1 bottle of this capsule in form of 1 capsule twice daily with lukewarm water, after food

7. Musli Strength Capsule

It is an excellent poly herbal formula available in the form of capsules. Made up of two extraordinary drugs Safed musli (chlorophytum borivilianum) and gokshura (Tribulus terrestris). Musli helps in reinforcing the general fitness of the body and rejuvenates body tissues. Gokshura is ample in saponins which helps in  strengthening body.

Dosage: 1 bottle is advocated in form of 1 capsule twice daily with lukewarm water after meal.

8. Vikramprash

This is a poly herbal formulation in the form of jelly made utilizing a myriad of herbs like Amla (Emblica officinalis), Brahmi (Bacopa monnieri) Dashmoola (Root of ten herbs) etc. This formulation of 48 herbs is very incredible. It  maintains equilibrium of the doshas (body energies) (body tissues) and the malas (body waste)and provides immunity, strength and long healthy life.

Dosage: It is advised to have 1 teaspoon daily for best results after meal.


Leptomeningeal enhancement is a common sign in many neurological disorders and should be treated with care. You can certainly rely upon Ayurveda for this purpose. For this, choose Planet Ayurveda who is  constantly there with you as a credible and authentic assistance. If you want more help, please contact Planet Ayurveda at or visit our Mohali clinic. For more details of our products check out our website

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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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