A CLINICAL STUDY TO EVALUATE THE EFFECT OF SHREEKHANDASAVA IN MADATYAYA W.S.R. TO ALCOHOL USE DISORDER

  • Pradeep Kumar Final year PG Scholar, Department of PG studies in Kayachikitsa and Manasaroga, Shri Dharmasthala Manjunatheshwara College of Ayurveda, Kuthpady, Udupi, Karnataka, India.
  • Vijayendra Bhat Associate Professor, Department of PG studies in Kayachikitsa and Manasaroga, Shri Dharmasthala Manjunatheshwara College of Ayurveda, Kuthpady, Udupi, Karnataka, India.
  • Aniruddha . 3Associate Professor, Department of PG studies in Kayachikitsa and Manasaroga, Shri Dharmasthala Manjunatheshwara College of Ayurveda, Kuthpady, Udupi, Karnataka, India.

Abstract

Objective:  To study Madatyaya / Alcohol use disorder conceptually and to evaluate the therapeutic effect of Shrikhandasava in Madatyaya/Alcohol use disorder. Design of the study: An open labelled clinical study with pre and post-test design. Source of data: 20 patients diagnosed as Madatyaya fulfilling the diagnostic and inclusion criteria were selected from IPD and OPD of Shri Dharmasthala Manjunatheshwara Ayurveda Hospital,  Kutpadi, Udupi. Intervention: Shreekhandasava in a dose of 24ml, twice a day after food for 14 days. Main outcome measures: Percentage changes in symptoms including CIWA-Ar score. Results: the statistical analysis was done by paired ‘t’ test and results obtained were highly significant ( p<0.001). Overall improvement of patients, 10%  got complete remission, 85% got marked improvement and 5% got  moderate improvement from the symptoms. Conclusion: Test drug (Shrikhandasava) shows significant results in remission of signs and symptoms of Madatyaya.

Published
2017-11-10
How to Cite
KUMAR, Pradeep; BHAT, Vijayendra; ., Aniruddha. A CLINICAL STUDY TO EVALUATE THE EFFECT OF SHREEKHANDASAVA IN MADATYAYA W.S.R. TO ALCOHOL USE DISORDER. Journal of Ayurveda and Integrated Medical Sciences (ISSN 2456-3110), http://www.jaims.in/index.php/jaims/pages/view/Citation, v. 2, n. 5, p. 01 - 05, nov. 2017. ISSN 2456-3110. Available at: <http://jaims.in/index.php/jaims/article/view/432>. Date accessed: 11 dec. 2017. doi: https://doi.org/10.21760/jaims.v2i05.10246.
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