CLINICAL STUDY OF SHIRISHADI TABLET IN THE MANAGEMENT OF TAMAKA SHVASA W.S.R. TO BRONCHIAL ASTHMA

  • Pankaj Chhayani Assistant Professor, Department of Panchakarma, JS Ayurveda College, Nadiad, Gujarat, India.
  • Hemang U Raghavani Assistant Professor, Department of Panchakarma, JS Ayurveda College, Nadiad, Gujarat, India.
  • Dhananjay Patel Professor and H.O.D. of Kayachikitsa, Gulabkunvarba Mahavidyalaya, Jamnagar, Gujarat, India.

Abstract

Tamaka Shvasa is described as a most difficult to cure (Yapya) among all diseases in Ayurveda. In present study Tamaka Shvasa is correlated with Bronchial Asthma because of its symptomatology is much similar with Tamaka Shvasa. In modern medical science, steroids and bronchodilators  are mainly used for its management, but they cause certain side effects. Present study was undertaken to provide safe and effective remedy for Tamaka Shvasa through Ayurvedic medicaments. Shirishadi tablet was given as internal medicine for 30 days. Upto 60% relief was found in signs and symptoms of Tamaka Shvasa.

Published
2017-09-10
How to Cite
CHHAYANI, Pankaj; RAGHAVANI, Hemang U; PATEL, Dhananjay. CLINICAL STUDY OF SHIRISHADI TABLET IN THE MANAGEMENT OF TAMAKA SHVASA W.S.R. TO BRONCHIAL ASTHMA. Journal of Ayurveda and Integrated Medical Sciences (ISSN 2456-3110), http://www.jaims.in/index.php/jaims/pages/view/Citation, v. 2, n. 4, p. 09 - 13, sep. 2017. ISSN 2456-3110. Available at: <http://jaims.in/index.php/jaims/article/view/357>. Date accessed: 24 nov. 2017. doi: https://doi.org/10.21760/jaims.v2i4.9321.
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