Updated: Dec 14, 2021
Ayurvedic System of Medicine clearly defines this disease and its line of treatment. Diabetes Mellitus is known to Indians from the Vedic period as Asrava (Prameha). Diabetes is known as Madhumeha in Ayurveda.
According to Ayurveda, Prameha is classified into 4 major types, again subdivided into 21 divisions.
1. Kapha type (again divided into 10 types)