Home Remedies and Ayurvedic Treatment for Eye Floaters!

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Eye floaters are small moving spots/streaks that appear in your field of vision. They are especially noticeable when you look at something bright, such as white paper or a blue sky. Sometimes eye floaters are a sign of a more serious condition.

Causes of Eye Floaters

  • Bleeding inside your eyes due to any injury or trauma.
  • Age related changes in vitreous (gel like substance in your eyes).
  • Deeper eye infection.
  • Retinal detachment.
  • Complication of cataract surgery.
  • Uncontrolled diabetes.

Home Remedies for Eye Floaters

  • Consume foods rich in omega 3 fatty acids (walnuts, flaxseed, seafood, etc.), antioxidants (beetroot, spinach, avocado, cabbage, broccoli, etc.), Vitamin A (carrots, leafy greens, sweet potatoes, etc.) and Vitamin E (leafy greens, turnip greens, kale, hazelnuts, pecan, walnuts, etc.).
  • Regularly practise eye exercises, eye yoga and trataka.

Ayurvedic Management of Eye Floaters

The following external treatment procedures are beneficial:
  • Aschyothana
  • Nethradhara
  • Sirodhara
  • Tharpanam

The following Ayurvedic medicines can be administered to improve your eye health:
  • Jeevanthyadi ghrita
  • Triphala ghritam
  • Patoladi ghritam
  • Triphala

If you see any new floaters, flashes of light and decreasing side vision immediately consult an ophthalmologist.

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Dr. Greeshma Nair


Dr. Greeshma Nair(B.A.M.S) is a Staunch believer that Ayurveda is not merely a science but lifestyle too. Her holistic approach towards diagnosis and treatment is based on the root cause of disease and gives you a three-dimensional solution to a condition that includes Ahaar (diet), Vihaar (lifestyle) and Aushadhi (medicines).


5 Comments

  • Ahmad Bittar

    I suffered from eye trauma after a fight . I had subconjuctival hemorrhage and and now floaters and increased eye pressure. How can i get rid of them ?

  • Ahmad Bittar

    I suffered from eye trauma after a fight . I had subconjuctival hemorrhage and and now floaters and increased eye pressure. How can i get rid of them ?

  • Shweta Partake

    Please doctor, give me full ayurvedic treatment for vitreous detachment without operation of the eye

  • Shweta Partake

    Please doctor, give me full ayurvedic treatment for vitreous detachment without operation of the eye

  • Mahboob hussain

    Sir give me some more information how to decrease or get rid of floaters I want floaters treatment



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