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What are Ischemic heart diseases ?

by Dr Vaid Ji on Mar 15, 2024

What are Ischemic heart diseases ?


Ischemic heart disease (IHD) is a condition characterized by reduced blood supply to the heart muscle  usually due to the narrowing or blockage of the coronary arteries.


  • The most common cause of this condition is the buildup of plaque (atherosclerosis) in the arteries , which reduces flow to the heart muscle.
  • High cholesterol
  • High blood pressure
  • Smoking
  • Diabetes
  • Obesity
  • Lack of physical inactivity
  • Age , family history
  • stress


  • General Weakness
  • Shortness of breath , especially with exertion or when lying flat.
  • Fatigue or weakness
  • Dizziness
  • Nausea and vomiting
  • Indigestion
  • Sweating
  • Chest pain or discomfort (angina) which may feel like pressure , squeezing , fullness
  • The pain may also radiate to the left arm , neck ,jaw or back.
  • Irregular heartbeat .

How to cure them naturally

  • In Ayurveda Ischemic heart disease is compared with the Hridya Roga
  • The vata dosha gets vitiated and disturbs the rasa dhatu in the body
  • Kapha dosha causing hardening of the arteries.

Panchakarma for IHD

The effective panchakarma therapies are:

  • Patra potli pind sweda
  • Shashti shali pind sweda
  • Uro-basti
  • Single Herbs
  • Arjun

The antioxidants and anti-inflammatory properties . it help protect the heart from damage caused by  oxidative stress and inflammation.

  • Turmeric

Curcumin  is the active compound in termeric  , has anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties.

  • Ginger

Ginger help reduce inflammation  and improve circulation.

  • Sariva

Sariva  is known for its anti-inflammatory , antioxidant properties. It helps to regulate blood pressure  , lower LDL (bad ) cholesterol level .

  • Cinnamon

Cinnamon contains antioxidants  , anti- inflammatory properties . It Help improve insulin sensitivity and reduce blood sugar levels .

  • Guggulu

Guggul contains compounds called guggulsterones  which have anti-inflammatory and cholesterol - lowering effects.

Ischemic Heart Care Kit

All products description in detail:

1. Active Plus Tablet:

CAC active plus Tablet is a pure herbo-mineral formulation prepared from best quality of herbs. This tablet is best for person mental and physical health, also helps to boost up the immunity. The herbal ingredients present in these tablets are used to maintain person’s health and refreshes the mind and body. These tablets improves digestion, eliminates constipation, stress, nourishes brain,  acts as antioxidant, analgesic, anti-inflammatory, etc.

Recommended dosage: Take 1 tablet twice daily with normal water.

2. Heart Up Tablet:

Recommended dosage: Take 1 tablet twice daily with normal water.

3. Noni Capsule:

Noni capsule contain standardized extract of herb Noni (Morinda citrifolia) that is good for overall health of heart. These capsule deals with the blocked arteries of the heart. The formation of plaque is overcome with the use of these herbal capsules.

Recommended dosage: Take 1 capsule twice daily with normal water.

4. Nerve up tablet :

CAC Nerve up tablet is a herbo-mineral tablet and is purely ayurvedic formulation.  CAC Nerve up tablets help in balancing the vata doshas. It reduces kapha dosha, and acts as nervine stimulant. It shows effective results in improving the central nervous system. It contains natural ingredients like shudha kuchala, shudha shilajeet,  praval pishti, shankh bhasma etc. These contains natural vatahar properties and helps in curing vata diseases.

Recommended dosage: Take 1 tablet twice daily with normal water.

5. Kapha Balance tablet:

CAC Kapha tablet is a healthy blend of herbs formulated to balance Kapha doshas without aggravating Pitta and Vata doshas. It can also be used to alleviate any temporary Kapha imbalance. It is very effective in Kapha season that is late winter and spring. It consists of warming and astringent herbs that help to balance the system throughout the cold season. The main use of Kapha tablets is to remove excess Kapha doshas from the system and helps in the management of weight, healthy lungs, and the immune system.

Recommended dosage: Take 1 tablet twice daily with normal water.