Disease Treatments

Karna Rogas – Ear Disorders in Ayurveda

  Karna Rogas - Ear Disorders in Ayurveda     Introduction: Karna Roga are the diseases related to the Karn`a Srotas or the Karn`a S`hashkulee.   Types: o Vaataja o Pittaja o Kaphaja o Saannipaataja   There are 28 types of Karn`a Roga...

Raktapitta Chikitsa/Treatment for Bleeding Disorders in Ayurveda

Introduction: This is an acute disease (Aas`hukaaree). It spreads like forest fire. It should be treated immediately and carefully. When this disease changes the course (direction) it is indicative of incurability (Asaadhyatva). It is a serious disease (Mahaagada), having grave consequences. It afflicts the patient very fast. Mahaavega - greatly agitated). It is like fire...

Karshya Chikitsa/Treatment for Emaciation in Ayurveda

Introduction: Kaars`hya is emaciation of the body. It is one of the conditions in Asht`a Nindita Vyaadhi (eight reproached / defamed diseases), which provide the base for a number of diseases to manifest in the body. Contrary to Sthaulya this condition necessitates substantively increasing the body constituents, which is comparatively easy hence it is considered...

Switra(Leucoderma) Treatment In Ayurveda

Switra(Leucoderma) This disease is characterized by presence of whitish discoloration of Skin without any pain or Itching. Treatment:-Shodhana(Elimination Therapy) is the main line of management, since it is said to be RaktajaVyadhi(of blood Orgin) Blood letting can be said as a treatment measure. Also other Shodhana therapies like Virechana, Upavasaetc cam be done Followed by this ShamanaChikitsa...

Kitibha (Psoriasis Treatment in Ayurveda)

Kitibha(Psoriasis Treatment in Ayurveda)   Psoriasis is a type of Kushta (Vataja), it causes its vitiation in Pitta, Skin, Blood, Muscle Tissues etc. It starts with small papules and later there will be enlargement of silvery scales of the papule. It can appear anywhere in the body and mainly occur in Sacrum, Occipit, Elbows and Knees. Bleeding...

Svarabheda Chikitsa/Hoarseness of sound Treatment in Ayurveda

  Introduction: Svarabheda is indistinctness of utterance or hoarseness (sounding rough) of the voice.   Types: According to Charaka Samhitaa, types of Svarabheda are as follows - Vaataja Pittaja Kaphaja Raktaja and Sannipaataja. If Svarabheda is associated with Raajayakshma it has two more type of manifestations as Kaasa Vegaja and Peenasaja   According to Sus`hruta Samhitaa, types are as follows: Vaataja Pittaja Kaphaja Saannipaatika Kshayaja Medoja There is little difference in the management of Svarabheda...