Fibromyalgia is complex syndrome marked by severe muscle pain accompanied by Fatigue, Morning stiffness, sleep disturbances & depression, and low grade fever, premenstrual & menstrual difficulties.

Hallmark of disease- Affects set of nine, “Tender Points”

  • Back
  • Buttocks
  • Elbows
  • Knees
  • Neck
  • Thighs


  • Women’s get affected more than men’s.
  • Fibromyalgia causes sleep disturbances


Affects mostly between 20- 50 years


Appears gradually & generally worsen with time


No definite cause known

Beneficial herbs

Herb Name


Boswellia serrate (Salai guggul), Pluchea lanceolata (Rasna),

Zingiber officinale (Sunthi) and Curcuma longa (Haridra)

Eases Morning stiffness & joint pain

Inhibits synthesis of prostaglandins


Piper longum (Pippli)

NSAID’s like activity without risk of bleeding or stomach upset

Valeriana wallichii (Tagar)

Muscle relaxant & induce  restful sleep

Vitex negundo (Nirgundi) , Withania somnifera (Ashwagandha)

Quenches free radicals



  • Include Pomegranate in your diet. It has anti-inflammatory and anti-oxidant activity
  • Drink plenty of fluid to help flush out toxins
  • Be sure to get thyroid function test. Hypothyroidism causes set of similar symptoms.

Fibromyalgia is notorious and hard to treat but gracility of Ayurveda has solved the issue with goodness of herbs. Muscalt forte a comprehensive formulation available in market to save the suffering. For more easier and convenient option Muscalt forte is now available in syrup and spray forms also along with conventional tablet dosage form.  

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