4.Premature Ejaculation (Early discharge)

Premature ejaculation occurs when a man ejaculates either before or shortly after sexual penetration. Premature ejaculation is a common sexual complaint. It may result in unsatisfactory sex for both partners.

Premature ejaculation might be diagnosed if you:

  • Always or nearly always ejaculate within one minute of penetration of penis to vagina
  • Feel distressed and tend to avoid sexual intercourse.

  • Ejaculation before penetration


Both psychological and biological factors can play a role in premature ejaculation. Premature ejaculation is a common and treatable condition. But in modern science the exact cause of premature ejaculation isnt known.

Psychological causes

Following Psychological factor that might play a role include:

1. Early sexual experiences

2. Sexual abuse

3 .Poor body image

4. Depression

5. Worrying about premature ejaculation

According to ayurveda, Premature Ejaculation is caused due to aggravated Vata. The Prakupita Vata enters into Shukra dhatu and Pitta plays a role in thinning of the semen, thereby supporting its early ejaculation causes early ejaculation which is referred as Shukragatavata or Shukravritavata.

Shukragata vat clinically represent are early ejaculation (Shukra Ativega), delayed ejaculation (Shukra Avega), incapable to impregnate/affliction of fetus/premature birth (Nishphalatvam/Garbha vikrithi).

In Ayurveda, Shukra is the terminal tissue element of the body, which is considered as the Saara (essence) of all other tissue elements and nourishes of the supreme vital essence (Ojas). Both concepts attained superior considerations in Ayurveda classics.

Diet & Lifestyle:
  • Avoid intake of pitta imbalance foods like hot, excessively salty and spicy foods, as well as chilies, garlic, pickles, fermented and preserved foods.
  • Increase intake of foods that are sweet and have a cooling effect on the body, like milk, butter, purified butter, almonds, raisins, black gram, licorice and asparagus.

Home Remedy:

Line of treatment of Shukragatavata or Premature ejaculation is Vatahara chikitisa and Pittahar chikitisa (vata and pitta pacifying treatment) by eating a balanced diet, administration of Vajeekarana (aphrodisiac) and Shukrastambhaka (medicines which arrests premature ejaculation) dravyas or ayusdhi or yoga, meditation ,counseling and rejuvenating herbs.

Note: Medicine should be taken according to vaidya/docter

Treatment with Remedies