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Medical procedures and treatment that are not a part of the standard care are called alternative treatment. Homeopathy, traditional medicine, chiropractic, and acupuncture treatments come under alternative treatment.

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I have a skin infection in my leg. What could be the cause of this?

Query: Hello doctor,I have a skin infection on my leg, and I am unsure what it is. Can you assist me?  Read Full »


Dr. Alka

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I read your query and can understand your concern. An allergy may be to blame if you consistently have skin infections throughout the summer and monsoon. You should have described your medical history and if you have ever seen a dermatologist. In contemporary medicine...  Read Full »

Sebaceous cysts used to be on my back, but it appears all right now. Will it happen again, and is surgery the only option? Kindly help.

Query: Hello doctor, I have had sebaceous cysts for five to six months. This is located on my back, exactly across from my chest. Right now, it appears to be ok. I am concerned about whether or not it will reappear in the future. If yes, is surgery the only option? or are there medications that may be use...  Read Full »


Dr. Alka

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I read your query and can understand your concern. A sebaceous cyst is a small, slow-growing bump. Usually, it is not harmful. Sometimes an infection may occur, and it may become painful. Face, back and shoulders, etc., are usual sites for the occurrence of cysts. S...  Read Full »

I have weakness, tingling in my hands, anxiety, indigestion, and parasites in my stool. Kindly suggest me some ayurvedic medication.

Query: Hi, I have masturbated continuously for seven years. Recently, I have reduced it to four times per month, and I hope to stop it by this month end. I have weakness, lack of strength, tingling in hands if kept in the same position, yellow urination in the morning if not taken water the previous day p...  Read Full »


Dr. Alka

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I just read your query. Take capsule Brahmi (Bacopa monnieri) two times a day with water after food for two weeks. Ayurvedic tablet two times a day with water after food for two weeks. Do meditation, yoga, and walking daily. Take more fresh fruits and vegetables. Tr...  Read Full »

How to treat an epididymal cyst?

Query: Hi doctor, I am having testicular pain for the last three months. I did a scrotum color Doppler test twice in different hospitals. Reports are normal. Please suggest any ayurveda medicines for my testicular pain. I have attached my reports for your reference. Kindly help me.  Read Full »


Dr. Alka

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I just read your query and saw the attached file (attachments removed to protect the patient's identity). As per your report, there is a small hypoechoic growth in the right epididymal head, which can be a reason behind your pain. However, there are no clear signs of...  Read Full »

What ayurvedic supplements can I take for hypothyroid?

Query: Hello doctor,I am a 38-year-old female. Recently I was diagnosed with hypothyroidism. I am on Levothyroxine and have lots of side effects with my current medication. So wondering any alternate Ayurveda supplement that I can take instead?  Read Full »


Dr. Rathi Swati Rameshchandra

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. So, first of all, you do one blood test called anti-TPO so that we come to know that your problem is autoimmune or just only because of hormonal changes. By the time take following medicines. Kanchanar Guggulu (Kanchanar, Haritaki, Bibhitaka) - 2 twice a day before ...  Read Full »

Is there any ayurvedic medicine for persistent hiccups from four days?

Query: Hello doctor, My father-in-law has continuous hiccups from the last three to four days. A few doctors I consulted said they do not have a medicine for the same. Please help.  Read Full »


Dr. Niveditha. S.

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. There is a wonderful medicine for this called Mayur Piccha Bhasma (Burnt Peacock feathers) made from the peacock feather. But unfortunately, this is a rarely used medicine. So, it is a little difficult to get it. Only Dabur and Baidyanath manufacture it. You can buy i...  Read Full »

Please suggest homeopathic remedies for food poisoning.

Query: Dear Doctor, I am suffering from food poisoning and stomach pain. I have loose motion¬†(diarrhea) too. Please help me with homeopathy medicines for this problem.  Read Full »


Dr. Shilpi Rajnish Gupta

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. Please let me know from how many days or hours have you been having this trouble? Do you have any other symptoms like vomiting, sweating, dizziness, tearing in the eyes, excessive salivation, mental stress, and stomach cramps? Please provide me all the details so that ...  Read Full »

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