About Varicose Vein
In Ayurveda Varicose veins known as ‘Siraja granthi’. Varicose veins are swollen, twisted bluish veins that run just beneath the skin surface. Any vein may become varicose, but the veins most commonly affected are those in your legs. Symptoms of varicose veins include dark purple or blue color veins, twisted and bulging veins, an achy or heavy feeling in legs, muscle cramping and swelling, worsened pain after sitting or standing for a long time. The causes include family history, obesity, standing or sitting for long periods of time, age. Ayurvedic herbal oils, kizhi and panchakarma therapies help to cure varicose veins easily.