According to Ayurveda, improper diet and lifestyle leads to aggravation of all three doshasand impairment of the digestive fire, causing formation of toxins (ama) in the body. These toxins travel down the channels carrying urine, where aggravated doshas combine with it, causing its crystallization and leading to the formation of kidney stones. Ayurveda treatment of Kidney Stones involves the use of diuretic and stone-dissolving herbs in acute cases. Body purification to prevent the further accumulation of waste products. Panchakarma therapy is a very effective means of cleansing the body internally in order to help it regain strength.