Kshar-sutra procedure is one of the most effective parasurgical procedure of Ayurveda. This technique of Ayurveda provides a safe , economical opd treatment to the variety of diseases including bhagandera, arsha, nadvrana (pilonidal sinuses, chronic discharging sinuses with osteomyelitis etc) non healing wounds, anal fissure.
Kshara-sutra is a medicated thread, prepared by applying the coatings of specific Ayurvedic herbs with latex of snuhi as a binding agent. This combination of medicines act as a powerful debridement agent.With the help of the thread these medicines are excellently delivered at the specific site so as to have optimum localized effect (unique drug delivery system).
Kshar sutra procedure has already received recognition in the clinical trials conducted by Indian Council of Medical Research at AIIMS, PGI, Chandigarh & some other premier medical institutes. In some diseases they have found KS a more effective & convenient method of treatment as compared to the surgery.