A COMPARATIVE CLINICAL STUDY ON EFFICACY OF MASHAPARNI AND KAPIKACHU IN OLIGOSPERMIA

  • Praveen N. B. Post Graduate Scholar, Department of Ayurveda Samhita and Siddhanta, Govt. Ayurveda Medical College, Mysuru, Karnataka, India.
  • V. A. Chate Associate Professor, Department of Ayurveda Samhita and Siddhanta, Govt. Ayurveda Medical College, Mysuru, Karnataka, India.
  • Anand Katti Associate Professor, Govt. Ayurveda Medical College, Bangalore, Karnataka, India.
  • Dr. Shreevathsa Professor and HOD. Department of Ayurveda Samhita and Siddhanta, Govt. Ayurveda Medical College, Mysuru, Karnataka, India.

Abstract

Introduction: Oligospermia is deficiency of sperm cells in semen. It is one of the main causes for male infertility. Prevalence of male infertility is around 7%. Recent studies showed that nearly 2-5% couple around world is suffering from the problems of inability to achieve conception. The   normal process of spermatogenesis will be affected due to mechanical life, stress, strain and unhealthy food and various changes occur in the life style. Objective: To evaluate the efficacy of Mashaparni and Kapikachu in Oligospermia. Materials and Methods: Data was collected by randomized sampling through lottery method with a minimum of 30 subjects of Oligospermia with respect to age and sex, irrespective of caste, religion and socio economic status. These subjects were assigned into 2 groups A and B with 15 subjects in each group. Duration of the intervention was 3 months. Results: Results obtained were statistically insignificant between both the groups. Conclusion: On the basis of the result of this study it was concluded that, both prescribed drugs will increase sperm count significantly.

Published
2018-09-10
How to Cite
B., Praveen N. et al. A COMPARATIVE CLINICAL STUDY ON EFFICACY OF MASHAPARNI AND KAPIKACHU IN OLIGOSPERMIA. Journal of Ayurveda and Integrated Medical Sciences (ISSN 2456-3110), http://www.jaims.in/index.php/jaims/pages/view/Citation, v. 3, n. 4, p. 24 - 27, sep. 2018. ISSN 2456-3110. Available at: <https://jaims.in/index.php/jaims/article/view/655>. Date accessed: 15 oct. 2018. doi: https://doi.org/10.21760/jaims.v3i4.13322.
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