Ayurvedic Treatment for Depression


Depression is the most serious and common problem among the young generation these days. According to ayurveda, depression is a result of kapha imbalance in the body along with the changes in brain’s electrochemistry which encourage vata shift resulting in loss of enzymatic activity in the metabolism. The issue starts when depression shatters the quality of life leading to excessive anxiety, anxiousness, stress, sleeping disorders etc. Ayurveda with a natural and safe approach provides  a protected remedy for fighting stress, anxiety and depression. It helps in

  • Relieving sleep deprivation.
  • It calms down the mind and reduces the anxiety 
  • Improves mental and emotional wellbeing 




Jain’s cow urine therapy clinic aims for a happy and healthy life by integrating ancient Ayurvedic knowledge with modern technology. Our therapy means cow urine including Ayurveda works on a person’s three doshas that are- The Vata, Pitta, and Kapha. These tri-energies maintain our health, any imbalance in these doshas, is responsible for human’s health and disease. We are glad to say that we have seen so many positive results through our treatment. Thousands of people got rid of many diseases after taking our treatment.

Our patients not only put an end to their disease but also live a disease-free healthy life forever. This is the reason why people are getting attention towards our therapy. Our years of research in Ayurvedic treatments have helped us advance our methodology. We aim to reach as many people as we can to build a healthy and happy society all over the world.

Effective Treatment By Cow Urine Therapy

Cow urine, also known as "gau mutra" has been traditionally used in Ayurvedic medicine to treat a variety of ailments, including depression. However, there is no scientific evidence to support the use of cow urine as a treatment for depression. It is important to consult with a qualified healthcare professional for proper diagnosis and treatment of depression.




Key herbs which makes the treatement more effective


The antioxidants present in Baheda fight against free radicals and prevent brain cell damage. Baheda also improves the concentration of neurotransmitters (mediators which help in signal transmission) in the brain and thus helps in managing depression and anxiety.


Shatavari is used in Ayurveda to treat depression. The antioxidants in Shatavari have strong antidepressant abilities. It also impacted neurotransmitters in the brain.


Roots of Mulethi exert supportive effects on the adrenal gland and thus indirectly aid in stimulating the brain. It not only decreases the effects of depression & improves learning but its antioxidant property (Mulethi contains flavonoids) renders a shielding effect on the brain cells.


Brahmi is known to increase Serotonin levels which significantly reduces anxiety and depression in adults. It sharpens the brain by protecting cells. It's used to treat depression along with fighting stress and improving memory.


It improves mental health and might help in managing depression due to its antidepressant activity. According to Ayurveda, Shankhpushpi helps to calm down the brain and relieve stress as well as anxiety. It also improves memory by acting as a brain tonic due to its Medhya (improves intelligence) property.


It's classified as an adaptogen, it can help the body manage stress. Ashwagandha also provides numerous other benefits for the brain as it can boost brain function, lower blood sugar, and cortisol levels and help fight symptoms of anxiety and depression.


It is known for its anti-depressant and anti-stress properties. Jatamansi increases the serotonin levels in the brain that help the mind keep calm and gives relief from anxiety and nervousness. Jatamansi helps treat insomnia and other sleeping disorders.


Vidang can be used to manage depression. It contains a compound called embelin that possesses anti-depressant activity. Embelin inhibits the reuptake of neurotransmitters like serotonin and norepinephrine thus elevating the mood.

Kewach Beej

Kewach Beej has antioxidant and neuroprotective effects. These seeds contain L-dopa which gets converted to dopamine and restores its level in the brain which helps to get relief from depression.

Cow Milk

Cow milk is a good source of B vitamins which ensures healthy functioning of the brain and nervous system. Cow milk is a low-fat dairy and is the richest dietary source of two powerhouse nutrients, calcium and vitamin D, as well as specific peptides (proteins) that induce a sense of well-being and relaxation which helps to fight depression.

Gomay Ras

Gomay ras helps to increase the level of serotonin and norepinephrine in the brain which have been associated with reducing depression.

Cow Milk curd

It may help ease symptoms of depression and anxiety. Cow milk curd rich in lactobacillus -- a probiotic bacteria -- may help alleviate symptoms of depression and anxiety.

Cow Ghee

Cow ghee improves memory and strengthens the brain and nervous system and is an important detoxification agent. Rich in Nutrients the saturated fats in ghee play vital roles in the healthy function of the brain and immune system.


We use gojala in our cow-urine therapy, basically it means cow-urine extract, the main component in our medicine. This extract is made of the urine of the indigenous breeds of cow. Gojala has its own benefits because it’s beyond the possibility of any kind of contamination. It has high quality and is abundant. When gojala mixed with ayurvedic herbs it becomes more effective to treat any disease and favourable to the consequence of the particular disease. This extract is superimly tested and that’s why it’s more trustable and beneficial as well.

Quality of Life

Therapy of cow urine gives good health and maintains balance. Today, because of our treatment, people are constantly improving their health. It improves the quality of their daily life. Ayurvedic medicine and cow urine can be used as a complementary therapy to minimize various side effects caused by the use of heavy doses, mental stress, radiation and chemotherapy. We teach people how to live a happy, stress-free life with incurable diseases. Thousands of people are living a balanced life after receiving our treatment. This is a great achievement for us to bring them the life of their dreams.

Complication Prevention

Cow urine, which is often claimed to be good for diseases like depression, has a special place in Ayurveda. Our years of meticulous work prove that with our ayurvedic herbs certain symptoms of depression almost disappear. Our patients feel a big relief in sadness, their anger, tiredness, concentration, frustration, self-esteem, laziness, control and balance hormonal and chemical changes in the body, improve the patient’s immune system that works favorably for other depression complications.

Life Expectancy

If we are concerned about life expectancy, cow urine treatment itself is a lot of promise. Any disorder, whether minor or critical, has a negative effect on the health of a person and lasts for a period of years, often for life. Life expectancy is brief until the condition is identified, but not with cow-urine treatment. Not only does our ancient therapy comfort the illness, but it also enhances the longevity of the person without leaving any contaminants in his body and this is our ultimate objective.

Reducing Drug Dependency

“Sarve bhavantu sukhinah, Sarve santu niramayah, Sarve bhadrani pashyantu, Maa kaschit dukha bhag-bhavet”, it means let all be cheerful, let all be loose from sickness, let all see the reality, may no-one revel in struggling. By means of following this motto, we need our society to be like this. Our remedy accomplishes this by means of giving the reliable remedies, improving life expectancy and lowering the drug dependency of affected people. In this contemporary society, our remedy has more benefits and fewer drawbacks than any existing medicinal solutions. 

Reducing Recurrence Chances

Far apart from wide-ranging scientific practice, our focal point is on the root purpose of the disease and its elements that may also enhance the possibilities of disorder recurrence instead of focusing solely on the administration of the disease. By the use of this method, we are successfully dropping recurrence rates and giving a new path to the people's lifestyles so that they can stay their life in a higher way each emotionally and physically.

Causes of Depression

There are many reasons why people with depression may have this condition which directly affects their mood. These reasons can be -

  • Hormonal changes

Changes in hormones can cause a person to become depressed. Women may have this problem more when their hormones begin to undergo many changes at the time of menopause and childbirth. Similarly, if there is any change or imbalance in the production and functioning of hormones of the person, this condition becomes more serious.

  • Genetics

Hereditary can be a major cause of depression. If any member of the family has this problem, other persons in the family also get depressed many times.

  • Seasonal changes

Many types of changes in the weather can also be responsible for depression. The mood of the person changes according to the changing season. During the rainy season, most of the people experience indifference. In the winter, the person remains uninterested in physical activity. However, all these seasonal changes are a short-term reason for depression which ends in a short period of time.

  • Serious illnesses

In some circumstances, depression arises on its own with serious illnesses. If a person has been suffering from a serious illness and pain for a long time, he may have depression. Depression is also co-present in a person suffering from many diseases such as thyroid, cancer, brain injury, tumor, shortness of breath, heart disease, skin disease, back pain etc.

  • Unusual change in life

If there is an unusual change in a person's life, it can lead to depression. Seeing a loved one's death, a serious accident, not getting a job, failing in studies, social isolation, loneliness etc. are many such situations that bring great changes in his life which affects their mood and they become a victim of depression.

  • Some medicines

Consumption of certain medicines may be responsible for increasing the risk of depression to a person called isotretinoin which is used to treat acne or some antiviral drugs like interferon-alpha and corticosteroids cause him to suffer from depression. 

  • Drug abuse

Drug abuse can play an important role in a person’s life who is suffering from depression. Alcohol intoxication can be a risk factor for a person's depressive disorder. Drugs like heroin, cocaine eventually act to increase a person's depression.

  • Personal problems

Some personal problems can be a risk factor to lead a person to depression. Failure in love or marriage, physical disorder, financial problems, family affliction, career failure etc. are many such problems that make a person suffer from stress. All these conditions can be helpful in increasing their depression level.

  • Emotional abuse

Any type of emotional abuse, physical harassment, sexual abuse, self-esteem hurt, rejection, accusations, suspicion, verbal abuse etc. can cause a person depressed and increase vulnerability to clinical depression in their life.


Prevention of Depression

If a person starts getting depression he can overcome this situation by making many little happy changes in his lifestyle. A person can overcome his depression in the following ways -

  • People suffering from depression need to pay attention to their diet. They should consume healthy, rich and nutritious food and excessive intake of fruits and vegetables daily.
  • One should regularly do activities like walk, exercise, workout and yoga.
  • One should spend more and more time with his family, relatives, friends and loved ones.
  • Depressed persons should meditate.
  • One should renounce habits like drug abuse.
  • One should spend his day in a natural environment.
  • One should get enough sleep.
  • One should participate more and more in social festivals, gatherings and events.
  • Some activities should be done by the person which makes them happy. Such as listening to music, reading books, travelling or fulfilling their hobbies.
  • One should try to convert his negative thinking into positive.

Symptoms of Depression

Different symptoms of depression emerge in every person. It depends on how and what the depressed person feels. Based on this, several common symptoms of depression can be:

  • Sad and worried for a long time
  • Angry and irritability
  • Disinterest in daily work
  • Sleep too much or too little
  • Feels alone all the time
  • Indifference to social activities
  • Bring negative thoughts into mind
  • Headache
  • Feels tired and weak all day
  • Not eat properly
  • Drug addiction
  • Taking sleeping pills and other medicines
  • Thoughts of ending life
  • Not able to concentrate on something
  • Frustration all the time
  • Loss of self-esteem or living in self-guilt
  • Laziness, idle and boring living

Types of Depression

The person may have the following types of depression -

  • Major depressive disorder

If a person remains depressed and in deep despair for a long time, then it is a major depressive disorder. The person is unable to put his mind to work for a long time. There are many changes in the mood and behavior of a person suffering from the major depressive disorder which affects their life.

  • Persistent depressive disorder

A persistent depressive disorder is also known as dysthymia. It occurs when a person starts feeling disinterested to live his life. The person starts feeling very depressed. The duration of this problem can last for years in which a person has to face many problems like low appetite, insomnia, loss of energy, difficulty in concentration etc.

  • Manic Depression

Manic depression is also called bipolar depression. This condition has a very bad effect on the mental health of the person. The person starts getting many negative thoughts. There is a sudden change in the behavior of the person. Sometimes a person feels very happy and sometimes experiences a lot of grief. The person who is surrounded by this depression for a long time, starts having negative thoughts like suicide.

  • Postpartum Depression

Most of the women suffer from this problem during her pregnancy. Women who have this problem are very much prone to suffer from major depression in their later life too. This condition can last for several months. In which they start having problems with children, excessive irritability, lack of sleep and loss of appetite. Such symptoms can also be found in a child of pregnant women.

  • Seasonal affective disorder

The changes that occur during the change in the weather result in a seasonal affective disorder. Every year the changes in the weather make a person suffer from this kind of situation. The symptoms of despair, fatigue, irritability, lack of interest in work may appear in this condition.  Many people suffer from such depression in the winter season and many people in the summer season.

  • Atypical Depression

Atypical depression is a subtype of major depression that has many unusual symptoms. A person suffering from atypical depression tends to eat too much, gain weight, sleep longer or stay up all night and the person feels more tired and weak. Such individuals become very sensitive and the person's mood is reactive to environmental conditions. A person suffering from this problem does not feel that he is suffering from it.

Complications of Depression 

Individuals suffering from depression may face the following complications -

  • A person becomes addicted to alcohol or drugs.
  • A person can try to commit suicide.
  • The person is immersed in unknown fear and anxiety.
  • Differences happen in a person's mutual relationships, family conflicts, stress etc. 
  • There is a feeling of social isolation in the person.
  • The person tries to harm himself.
  • The person starts having many other physical ailments.
  • A person suffering from atypical depression increases weight by which he may have heart disease or sugar problems.



What are the signs of major depression?

Feelings of sadness, tearfulness, emptiness or hopelessness. Angry outbursts, irritability or frustration, even over small matters. Loss of interest or pleasure in most or all normal activities, such as sex, hobbies or sports. Sleep disturbances, including insomnia or sleeping too much.

How do you confirm if you have depression?

To be diagnosed with depression, an individual must have five depression symptoms every day, nearly all day, for at least 2 weeks. One of the symptoms must be a depressed mood or a loss of interest or pleasure in almost all activities. Children and adolescents may be irritable rather than sad.

What are the 3 levels of depression?

You may be diagnosed with mild, moderate or severe depression. Your mental health professional may diagnose you with depression if these symptoms: happen most days.

Can you be depressed for 3 days?

These feelings usually fade away within a few days or weeks, depending on the circumstances. However, intense sadness that lasts more than 2 weeks and affects your ability to function may be a sign of depression.

Can depression be treated by Ayurveda?

Yes, Ayur Prakash offers effective natural ways to treat depression through therapies and ayurvedic medicines. What kind of ayurvedic depression treatments offers to you? At our hospital, our experts will treat your depression problem with different methods depending on the type of depression such as - Nidana Parivarjana, Snehapana, etc.

What is depression?

Depression is a mental health disorder characterized by sadness, loss of interest, and a range of emotional and physical symptoms. Jain's Cowurine Therapy acknowledges the impact of mental health and recommends seeking professional help for holistic well-being.

What causes depression?

Depression can be caused by various factors, chemical imbalances in the brain, life events, and prolonged stress. Jain's Cowurine Therapy emphasizes on approach, promoting mental and physical well-being through Ayurvedic practices and lifestyle adjustments.

Can Jain's Cowurine Therapy be used alongside antidepressant medications for depression?

It is advisable to consult with healthcare professionals to determine the compatibility of combining our products with antidepressant medications for a comprehensive approach to managing depression.

How does Cowurine Therapy address symptoms such as low mood in depression?

The Ayurvedic ingredients in our products may offer support for various symptoms associated with depression, promoting emotional well-being.

Can Jain's Cowurine Therapy prevent the recurrence of depression?

While not a preventive measure, our Ayurvedic approach may support overall mental health, potentially contributing to a well-rounded approach to preventing the recurrence of depression.

Are there dietary recommendations to follow along with Jain's Cowurine Therapy for depression?

Yes, our experts may provide dietary suggestions that complement the benefits of Cowurine Therapy, catering to the specific needs of individuals dealing with depression.

How often should I use Jain's Cowurine Therapy products for depression support?

It is important to follow the usage instructions provided with our products. Consulting with healthcare professionals for personalized guidance on the frequency of use is advisable.

Is Cowurine Therapy suitable for individuals at different ages with depression?

Consult with healthcare providers to determine the appropriateness of Jain's Cowurine Therapy based on the specific age and individual health conditions of depression.

Can Jain's Cowurine Therapy be used as a complementary approach to depression treatment?

Our products are intended to complement conventional treatments. Consultation with healthcare professionals is crucial for a comprehensive approach to managing depression.

Are there any side effects associated with using Jain's Cowurine Therapy for depression?

Our products are crafted from natural ingredients, minimizing the risk of adverse effects. However, it's advisable to consult with healthcare professionals for personalized advice.

How does Cowurine Therapy work specifically for individuals with major depressive disorder?

Jain's Cowurine Therapy products may contain herbs and compounds traditionally used in Ayurveda to address major depressive disorder, potentially aiding individuals with this specific condition.

Can Jain's Cowurine Therapy be used alongside psychotherapy for depression?

It is important to consult with healthcare professionals to determine the compatibility of combining our products with psychotherapy for a comprehensive approach to managing depression.

What sets Jain's Cowurine Therapy apart in addressing depression?

Our unique Ayurvedic formulations focus on holistic well-being, incorporating traditional wisdom to offer comprehensive support for individuals with depression.

How long does it take to see results with Jain's Cowurine Therapy in managing depression symptoms?

Individual responses may vary. Consistent use, coupled with a healthy lifestyle, is key for optimal results when incorporating Jain's Cowurine Therapy into the overall management plan for depression.

Can Jain's Cowurine Therapy be used in cases of persistent depressive disorder?

Consultation with healthcare providers is recommended to determine the suitability of Jain's Cowurine Therapy for individuals dealing with persistent depressive disorder.