Bronchial Asthma Treatment

Ayurveda and Homeopathy recommend a holistic approach to respiratory health.
Rather than just treating surface symptoms, it is recommended that you provide ongoing nourishment and support to the lungs and the respiratory system.

Bronchial Asthma

In Ayurveda, Bronchial Asthma is known as Thamaka Shvasa. It is a chronic inflammatory disease affecting the airways. It is characterized by sneezing, difficulty in breathing and shortness of breath and wheezing. According to Ayurveda, the aggravation of kapha dosha blocks the flow of air creating spasms in the bronchial area causing the condition.

Asthma attacks may come without warnings as the patient may be sensitive to certain substances like dust and pollutants or even certain foods.

Causes of Bronchial Asthma

According to Ayurveda, Accumulation of aggravated kapha in the airways lead to obstructions in the passage interruptions in airflow causing Bronchial Asthma. It also occurs largely due to environmental or genetic factors but there are no exact causes to the condition. There are certain factors trigger an asthma reaction they are:

  • Exposure to substances like dust, pollen, animal fur, and even certain bacteria’s
  • Cold, flu and pneumonia
  • Pollutants such as smoke and chemicals
  • Anxiety and Stress
  • Extreme physical activity and exercise can induce asthma.
  • Certain Medications can trigger attacks
  • Perfumes and incenses
  • Extreme Weather conditions and changes in temperature.
  • Certain Food additives can also trigger asthma

Symptoms of Bronchial Asthma

The symptoms of asthma can vary for each individuals depending on certain factors. The common symptoms of asthma are:

  • Breathlessness or shortness breath
  • Pain or tightness in chest.
  • trouble sleeping due to breathlessness
  • Coughing
  • wheezing
  • whistling sound in the chest while breathing
  • Cold and flu

Herbs for bronchial asthma

A number of herbs have been touted to give relief and prevent asthma they are:

  • Ginger – it helps in decreasing inflammation and decreasing and managing asthma symptoms
  • Turmeric – it helps prevent asthma attacks and keep allergies at bay
  • Lemon grass – it contains anti-inflammatory, antifungal, and antibacterial properties and is rich in vitamin c that boosts immunity and fights inflammation
  • Garlic – it has anti-inflammatory properties that help clear congestions in the chest
  • Oregano – it contains flavonoids and anti-inflammatory properties that act as lung cleansing elements
  • Licorice – it has anti-inflammatory properties that help in restoring normal breathing

Diet and lifestyle for asthma

  • Pulses like rice, wheat, barley, beans should be consumed regularly.
  • Avoid exposure to indoor and outdoor pollution, cigarette smoke, and allergens
  • Add Honey to your drinks and teas
  • nuts and dry fruits can be taken in moderate amount
  • Eat foods rich in antioxidants
  • The heavy foods like milk, cheese, curd, buttermilk and banana should be avoided.
  • Oily, greasy and fried foods should be avoided.
  • Try to avoid the cold and refrigerated foods and drinks.
  • Avoid excessive or physical exercises
  • Yoga and meditation can be helpful
  • Cover your mouth and nose when stepping out in cold weather
  • Avoid processed foods, additives, white sugar and artificial sweeteners

Bronchial asthma treatment at Ayurclinic

Ayurclinic’s treatment of asthma includes the application of herbal preparations and mild internal cleansing to promote healing.

Specific herbal oil is individually prepared for the individual’s condition for massage to enhance circulation and help cleanse impurities that could be causing symptoms of asthma.

Also selected herbal formulas are given to aid the healing process, strengthening digestion and help the body purify itself.

Ayurclinic’s approach towards treatments is to rejuvenate the innate healing response for a complete mental and physical healing.

Make an enquiry now or call us on +61 3 9078 2940

We hope that you have found the above information useful.

For confidential and professional advice on how to improve or maintain your health with Ayurveda or Homeopathy, please contact AYURCLINIC.

Book Your Appointment

Ayurclinic’s approach towards treatments is to rejuvenate the innate healing response for a complete mental and physical healing.

Book an Appointment





Your Name

Your Number

Your Email

Choose Appointment Location

Choose Appointment Type

Select appointment date

Additional Message


Melbourne Naturopath


Discover a new you





Melbourne Naturopath

Discover a new you




Our Clinics »

Melbourne CBD Clinic: 

Exchange Tower, Suite 807 (Level 8) 530 Little Collins Street Melbourne,
Victoria, Australia 3000

+61 3 9078 2940+61 4 2586 2146

Sunshine Clinic:

16 Fairbairn Road, Sunshine VIC 3020


+61 3 9078 2940+61 4 2586 2146

Taylors Lakes Clinic: 

1 Fastnet Drive Taylors Lakes,
Victoria, Australia 3038


+61 3 9078 2940+61 4 2586 2146






Our Clinics »

Melbourne CBD Clinic: 

Exchange Tower, Suite 807 (Level 8) 530 Little Collins Street Melbourne,
Victoria, Australia 3000

+61 3 9078 2940+61 4 2586 2146

Bray Brook Clinic: 

Level 1, 6 South Road Braybrook,
Victoria, Australia 3019


+61 3 9078 2940+61 4 2586 2146

Taylors lakes Clinic: 

1 Fastnet Drive Taylors Lakes,
Victoria, Australia 3038


+61 3 9078 2940+61 4 2586 2146






Disclaimer: In any means, we, Ayur clinic team is not claiming to be a medical doctor neither we registered in the Australian medical board. The word doctor used here is only to represent or to refer the Ayurveda doctors recognized in India after achieving a Bachelor of ayurvedic medicine and surgery qualification. This qualification is recognized in Australia as a naturopath by Vetassess governing body. The information provided on this website is designed to provide helpful information on the medical subjects discussed. Information on this website should not be considered as a replacement for advice and consultation from a healthcare expert. This content or information is not meant to be used, nor should it be used, to diagnose or treat any medical condition. For treatment or diagnosis of any medical condition or difficulties, consult a doctor. The publisher and creator are not responsible for any specific health or allergy needs that may require medical supervision and are not liable for any damages or negative consequences from any treatment, application or use, to any person reading or following the data or information in this website. References are provided for informational purposes only. Readers should be aware that the linked websites listed on this website may change. This site does not recommend or support the self-management of health issues using the information provided on the website. Instead, we insist you to consult with a qualified Ayurvedic doctor for guidance. Information on this site is not comprehensive and does not cover all physical conditions, illnesses, weaknesses or their treatment. Contact your healthcare professional promptly if you have any health-related questions. Never neglect or delay medical advice based upon the information you may have read on this site.

  • Disclaimer
Disclaimer

In any means, we, Ayur clinic team is not claiming to be a medical doctor neither we registered in the Australian medical board. The word doctor used here is only to represent or to refer the Ayurveda doctors recognized in India after achieving a Bachelor of ayurvedic medicine and surgery qualification. This qualification is recognized in Australia as a naturopath by Vetassess governing body. The information provided on this website is designed to provide helpful information on the medical subjects discussed. Information on this website should not be considered as a replacement for advice and consultation from a healthcare expert. This content or information is not meant to be used, nor should it be used, to diagnose or treat any medical condition. For treatment or diagnosis of any medical condition or difficulties, consult a doctor. The publisher and creator are not responsible for any specific health or allergy needs that may require medical supervision and are not liable for any damages or negative consequences from any treatment, application or use, to any person reading or following the data or information in this website. References are provided for informational purposes only. Readers should be aware that the linked websites listed on this website may change. This site does not recommend or support the self-management of health issues using the information provided on the website. Instead, we insist you to consult with a qualified Ayurvedic doctor for guidance. Information on this site is not comprehensive and does not cover all physical conditions, illnesses, weaknesses or their treatment. Contact your healthcare professional promptly if you have any health-related questions. Never neglect or delay medical advice based upon the information you may have read on this site.


© Ayurclinic Ayurveda Melbourne | All Rights Reserved 2018 – 2020.



© Ayurclinic Ayurveda Melbourne | All Rights Reserved 2018 – 2020.