PCOD (polycystic ovary disease) is a common hormonal imbalance seen in women. This hormonal imbalance results in symptoms like irregular periods, excess androgen, hair fall, and multiple cysts in the ovaries. Treatment is done by prescribing medicines for irregular periods (birth control pills, Progestin therapy), hair fall (Spironolactone, Eflornithine), and lifestyle changes.
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I am a 33-year-old female with PCOD and am trying to conceive. Can I take Kalarchikai with pepper?
Query: Hi doctor, I am 33 years old, and I have PCOD. My follicular study is normal, and am trying to conceive for the last two years. I want to try Kalarchikai with pepper. Will the consumption of Kalarchikai cause heavy bleeding? Also, I am on my period. When should I start this medicine? And what is the... Read Full »
Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I understand your concern. PCOD (polycystic ovarian disease) is the reason for infertility. It is possible to increase the chances of pregnancy by treating PCOD. I suggest the following medications to treat PCOD: 1. Tablet Kanchnar guggulu (bauhinia variegate bark, gi... Read Full »
I have been diagnosed with PCOD for the past two years. What are the treatment options in Ayurveda?
Query: Hi doctor, I have been diagnosed with PCOD for the past two years. I took English medicines but had no luck. Though I have been on a healthy diet and exercised regularly for the past two years, I am experiencing irregular periods (not all months but month after month, my menstrual cycle are irregula... Read Full »
Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I have seen your case details and understand your issues. PCOD (polycystic ovarian disease) is curable naturally through changes in food pattern, physical activities, and after taking some Ayurvedic medicines under the guidance of Ayurveda physicians. Kalarchikai is one... Read Full »
Can PCOD cause menstrual bleeding and spotting for 21 days?
Query: Hello doctor,I am a lean PCOD patient for eight years. My periods are such that if they come on their own, they do not stop without taking medicine. Also, they do not come regularly every month. They usually come after three months. Right now, they are not stopping. I am bleeding heavily for 11 days... Read Full »
Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. No need to worry. Your problems are due to hormonal imbalance. I suggest you take tablet Aloes compound (Ferrous Sulphate) two tablets twice daily, M 2 Tone syrup (Ashoka, Lodhra, Ashwagandha, Cedrus Deodara, Kasisa Bhasma, Mesua Ferrea, Nardostachys Jatamansi, and S... Read Full »
How long should Kazharchi Kaai powder be taken for PCOD?
Query: Hello doctor,As I have PCOD problem and also cyst, I take tablets for period. My friend suggested Kalachikai powder. I used it for 30 days continuously, but no use. How many days should I take that powder and how to overcome this problem? Read Full »
Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. For PCOD (polycystic ovarian disease), powder Kalachikai has a good effect, but the duration of treatment is long (more than three months). For proper evaluation of disease, please go for USG whole abdomen and other investigations. If the size and number of cysts ar... Read Full »
Is it true that while taking Kalarchikai during PCOD, we would not get our periods?
Query: Hello doctor, I am taking Kalarchikai for 45 days, but I did not get my periods. I have a PCOD problem. Is true that while taking Kalarchikai during PCOD, we would not get our periods? Read Full »
Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. Kalarchikai is good medicine to manage PCOD (polycystic ovarian disease). But you have not mentioned here how much you are taking and what is the size of cysts. Irregular menstruation depends on imbalances in FSH (follicle-stimulating hormone) and LH (Luteinizing hor... Read Full »
I am obese and have PCOD. How to use Kalarchi kai powder?
Query: Hello doctor, I am 29 years old and a mother of 2.5 year old girl. I have PCOD and I am obese. I am continually taking oral contraceptives to get my periods. I have Kalarchi Kai powder but I do not know how to use it? Read Full »
Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. Kalarchi Kai powder is a well known Siddha medicine to manage PCOD (polycystic ovary syndrome). It is very effective in such kind of issues but It will take some time. Read Full »
Am I taking the right homeopathy medicine for PCOD?
Query: Hello doctor, I am taking Testosterone 30 to reduce testosterone as I am a PCOD patient but the pharmacist told me that it increases testosterone. Please reply. I have taken contraceptives, Metformin and ayurveda treatment for the same. I am undergoing laser treatment for facial hair. Read Full »
Dr. Potnuru Srinivaasa Sudhakar
Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. The root cause of PCOS (polycystic ovary syndrome) is a hormonal disturbance. In homeopathy, the medicine corrects the disturbance without any side effect. No need to panic and get confused about what is the best treatment for PCOS. Testosterone is used for hypogona... Read Full »