Category Archives: Arthritis

Rheumatic Diseases and Alternative Ayurvedic Treatments

Restless Leg Ayurveda Herbal Treatment

Restless legs is a condition difficult to explain, but it tempts one to move the legs and surely the difficulty is relieved only by the movement. According to Dr. Margaret Stearn  “ It is not pins-and-needles, but is more like a crawling, prickling and tingling irritation just under the skin” Restless legs comes when you … Continue reading Restless Leg Ayurveda Herbal Treatment

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Arthritis Management With Rumalaya Forte Tablet

Symptoms of pain, swelling, stiffness and limitation of joint movement are called arthritis. There are over a hundred forms of arthritis affecting young and old alike. Arthritis erodes the capability of a person to perform basic functions, prevents the person from participating in daily routine activities and can also cause emotional and socio-economic problems. Symptoms … Continue reading Arthritis Management With Rumalaya Forte Tablet

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Ayurvedic medicines- How are they formed?

Ayurvedic medicines like Kashayams, Arishtas, Asavas , medicated oils , tablets and ghees are prepared following strict procedures outlined in classical texts of ayurveda like Ashtangahrudayam. Here we outline the making of these.

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Choornam

The ingredients are collected, identified properly then cleaned and dried. Each of the ingredients is pulverised separately and homogenously mixed together as per the formula. These powders are used directly or with additives or used for making decoction according to the condition of patients and diseases.

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Asavam and Arishtam

Either decoction/ aqueous extract or fresh juice is made from the crude herb to which nutrients/ sweetners such as sugars like jaggery, honey or sugar, singly or wholly are added. To the resulting solution certain fermenting aids like Dhataki pusha etc and prakshepa choorna are mixed and kept it in a fermentation vat for 30- … Continue reading Asavam and Arishtam

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Premature ejaculation- Panchkarma management

Ayurveda does not see things in isolation. It takes a holistic view of the situation for diagnosis and treatment. Panchkarma is an integral part of  this holistic treatment  in many cases. In the treatment of premature ejaculation also Panchakarma is practiced as a primer, to give a fillip to the treatment that ensues. Panchakarma means … Continue reading Premature ejaculation- Panchkarma management

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Obesity – An all round problem

Obesity, which was once viewed as the result of lack of will power, or a lifestyle “choice” – the choice to overeat and under exercise, is now being considered more appropriately by the modern world as a chronic disease, which requires effective strategies for its management. In Ayurveda obesity is referred to as Sthaulya, in … Continue reading Obesity – An all round problem

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Diabetic neuropathy – Yoga

Ayurvedic science a way of life, has its method of treating any type of bodily disorders by  advising one to have simple changes in his  lifestyle/diet and by  taking ayurvedic herbal formulations along with a regular yogic practice. In the same manner, it manages   Diabetic neuropathy too, which is a severe complication of diabetes affecting … Continue reading Diabetic neuropathy – Yoga

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Virus – Ayurvedic Concept

According to Ayurveda, an age old Indian natural healing system of medicine, each individual body constitution is made up of tridoshas namely vata, pitta or kapha. Any imbalance in the doshas which is caused by improper lifestyle and diet / stress leads to attract virus towards it. Virus, a simple submicroscopic parasites of planst and … Continue reading Virus – Ayurvedic Concept

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Rheumatic fever – Ayurvedic Medicines

Ayurveda, an age old truth and a time tested system of medicine views that any Rheumatic diseases including Rheumatic fever is caused basically by a Low digestive fire which creates toxins(metabolic wastes) and by leading a Vata aggravating lifestyle. Treating it with  Ayurvedic medicines includes : a) Initially clean the toxins out of the colon … Continue reading Rheumatic fever – Ayurvedic Medicines

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