Pachaka pitta

by Shaun Dmello
Published on In

Share This

Pachaka Pitta is one of the types of pitta and it governs digestion and metabolism in the body. As compared to other types of pitta, it has more ushna (hot) quality and less drava (liquid) quality. Imbalances in this pitta often result in indigestion, bloating and ulcers. The most effective way to balance this pitta is through mild purgatives and bitter and cooling herbs.

« Back to Glossary Index