A discharge of white or yellow coloured mucus from the vagina. It may be a normal condition, increasing before and after menstruation, but a large discharge probably indicates an infection somewhere in the genital tract. 
Female genitals are very much prone to infections since they are moist, more sweaty and covered. The white vaginal discharge with foul smell makes it embarrassing to get into social gatherings and even engage in personal affairs. 
Leucorrhoea or white discharge usually shows symptoms in association with other illness. Wide variety of reasons are encountered in its causation. Commonly fungal, parasitic, bacterial and sexually transmitted diseases are the prime causative factors.




  1. A decoction can be prepared by adding 10 gm of fresh tulasi leaves and 2 gm of black pepper powder to 50 ml of water. This can be taken 3 times a day. It is a good remedy for fevers.
  2. One teaspoonful of the fresh neem juice well mixed in 2 spoons of honey should be taken twice a day. It works both as curative as well as preventive.
  3. Sudarshana Ghana Vati 2 tablets thrice a day with black tea should be taken for 7 days.
  4. Amrutharishta, an oral liquid in a dose of 15 ml thrice a day with equal quantity of water is also useful.
  5. Anand Bhairav Ras and Tribhuvan Kirti Ras are also very effective in fever




  1. Cold sponging if the temperature is too high.
  2. Easily digestible liquid diet is good.
  3. Avoid oily, spicy food stuffs.
  4. Avoid doing any physicsl exertion, take rest.