Treatment of Arteriosclerosis in Ayurveda With Herbal Remedies


Arteriosclerosis is the thickening of the arteries. Due to a sedentary lifestyle, there is an increase in heart diseases. Leading a sedentary lifestyle is becoming a health problem or a significant public issue. In today’s time, people are more concerned about luxurious life without thinking much about their health. Unhealthy diets also contributed to lifestyle disorders. There are many diseases that are caused due to unhealthy diet and a sedentary lifestyle and some of the diseases are obesity, Type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular disease , etc. So in this article we are going to discuss one of the sedentary lifestyle disorders that is Arteriosclerosis and its Ayurvedic management


Arteriosclerosis is the hardening and narrowing of the arteries. In this condition arteries become blocked due to deposition of the fatty plaques, cholesterol and flow of the blood is hampered. These plaques are developed due to excessive intake of fatty substances. It will cause your arteries to narrow and block the blood flow. The plaques can also burst and lead to the formation of blood clots. This is the primary cause of Heart attacks, strokes, peripheral vascular disease. There is a loss of elasticity of the walls of the arteries. This process gradually decreases the blood flow or restricts the blood flow to the organs and tissues.



This is a slow progressive disease and the causes of this disease are

  • Injury to the walls of the arteries
  • High cholesterol
  • Smoking
  • Obesity
  • Inflammatory disease
  • Excessive intake of stale foods

Clinical features/Signs and Symptoms

At first there are usually no symptoms. But with passing time the person shows symptom depending on which artery is affected:

  • If Arteriosclerosis is in the arteries of heart: A person has symptoms such as chest pain and chest tightness
  • If Arteriosclerosis is in the arteries of the brain: A person has symptoms such as numbness or weakness in the arms and legs, slurred speech, confusion, vertigo, blurred vision.
  • If Arteriosclerosis is in the arteries of the arms and legs: A person has symptoms such as numbness in the hands and feet, pain during walking, etc.

Risk factors

A factor that may increase the risk of Arteriosclerosis includes:

  • High blood pressure
  • High cholesterol
  • High CRP level
  • Diabetes
  • Obesity
  • Family history
  • An unhealthy diet
  • Lack of physical activity


Firstly a doctor will go thoroughly with the medical history and physical examination. Then the doctor will advise some tests. These tests include CRP (C-reactive protein), lipid profile, Fasting blood glucose, Electrocardiogram, Echocardiogram, Colour Doppler ultrasound, etc.


It left untreated then it may lead into the following complications:

  • Coronary artery disease
  • Peripheral artery disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Kidney failure

Ayurvedic Treatment for Arteriosclerosis

Allopathic medications treat this condition but also leave some side effects on the body. So it is better to take an Ayurvedic regimen to get rid of this disease. Now the question is where to get this herbal treatment? No worries, I am going to tell you where you can get those herbal remedies. The answer is Planet Ayurveda. This is a manufacturing company that manufactures various herbal products from the standardized extracts of potential herbs. These are 100% pure and vegetarian. Planet Ayurveda offers the following herbal remedies:

  1. Amalaki Rasayan
  2. Green Essentials
  3. Arjuna Capsules
  4. Total heart support
  5. Boswellia Curcumin
  6. Ashwagandha Capsules
  7. Gotu Kola Capsules

Herbal Remedies for Arteriosclerosis

Herbal Remedies for Arteriosclerosis

Products Description

1. Amalaki rasayan

This rasayan is best for the Treatment of Eye and Blood Disorders . It is made through the standardized extracts of Amla (Emblica officinalis). It is used as an antioxidant which is helpful in removing the free radicals from the body. It reduces cholesterol and cholesterol induced arteriosclerosis (obstruction of the arteries). It fights chronic diseases like hypertension, diabetes, etc. Its regular use improves immunity and rejuvenates the body. This also acts as the best anti-aging supplement. Amalaki rasayan is rich in calcium, iron, essential amino acids and many other vitamins and minerals.

Dosage: 1 capsule twice a day after meals with plain water

2. Green Essentials

This is a poly herbal formulation of Planet Ayurveda. It clears away the heavy metals and toxins from the body. It is helpful in healthy blood formation. It is prepared from the standardized extracts of the ingredients that are rich in natural iron, Vitamin  complex, Vitamin C and natural antioxidants such as Grape seed (Vitis vinifera), Wheat grass (Triticum aestivum), Spirulina (Spirulina platensis), Alfalfa (Medicago sativa), Amla (Emblica officinalis), etc. It purifies the blood and removes toxins from the blood thus helpful in the treatment of Arteriosclerosis.

Dosage: 1 capsule twice a day after meals with plain water

3. Arjuna capsules

This single herbal formulation is the best supplement for heart disorders. The extract of Arjuna (Terminalia arjuna) is useful in blocked arteries, high cholesterol and congestive heart failure. This improves the pumping activity of the heart, enhances the strength of the cardiac muscles and balances the cholesterol level in the body. It clears away the toxins from the blood and is helpful in various blood disorders

Dosage: 1 capsule twice a day after meals with plain water

4. Total Heart Support

This is the poly herbal supplement for heart care. It is a very effective, safe and natural supplement for heart disorders. It keeps blood pressure and cholesterol in a balanced state. It is prepared from the herbs such as Arjuna (Terminalia arjuna), Ashwagandha (Withania somnifera), Brahmi (Bacopa monnieri), Shankhpushpi (Convolvulus pluricaulis). It gives strength to the heart muscles and helps in cleansing of the arteries. It clears the plaques from the arteries. It is very useful in many heart ailments like congestive heart failure, Angina and Myocardial Infarction.

Dosage: 1 capsule twice a day after meals with plain water

5. Boswellia Curcumin

This is a polyherbal formulation that is used in the treatment of pain and inflammation. Muscle pain, stiffness, and inflammation are the common symptoms of this disease so this formulation is best for this disease. This is an effective combination of anti-inflammatory herbs that is Shallaki (Boswellia serrata) and Curcumin (Curcuma longa). It increases the strength of the muscles and gives relief from this disease. Curcumin provides protection from infections as it has antiseptic properties.

Dosage: 2 capsules twice a day with plain after meals

6. Ashwagandha capsule

This is an effective stress relief herbal supplement. This is prepared from the standardized extracts of Ashwagandha (Withania somnifera). This herb is useful in debilitating conditions, fatigue, stress, anxiety, and nervous breakdown. This herb is best for this disease as it gives strength to the muscles and calms down the system. This is the best herb for balancing Vata dosha in the body. Vata dosha is the main cause of neurodegenerative disorders so this herb gives relief from this disease. It is a nerve tonic, enhances physical as well as mental stamina.

Dosage: 1 capsule twice a day with plain after meals

7. Gotu Kola capsules

This is a single herbal Ayurvedic formulation. This is the best herbal remedy for anxiety and depression. These capsules are made from the extracts of Gotu Kola (Centella asiatica). It improves blood circulation in the body. It clears the waste products from the blood. It is also very beneficial in the treatment of Varicose veins. This formulation is also helpful in lack of concentration, low memory, stress, depression and anxiety. It causes alertness and helps in relaxation.

Dosage: 1 capsule twice a day with plain after meals


At last we concluded that this Arteriosclerosis disease is a life threatening disease. For these types of diseases Ayurvedic management is better because this holistic science will treat this disease without giving any further side effects and complications. For that, you can use Planet Ayurveda herbal products as they are chemical and additives free and also these products are natural and vegetarian

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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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