CLINICAL STUDY TO EVALUATE THE EFFICACY OF YAVAKSHARA WITH VARUNAADI KWATHA CHURNA IN MUTRASHMARI W.S.R TO UROLITHIASIS - A CASE STUDY
Mutrashmari is one of the commonest disease of Mutravaha Srotas, Acharya Sushruta described it as one of the Ashta-Mahagadas and considered as Yama because it gives intolerable pain. Charaka mentioned Ashmari as one of Basti Marmashritha Vyadhi. In modern science it is correlated with Urolithiasis. The incidence rate of Calculi varies as per geographical distribution, sex and age. Generally, men are more affected than women in the ratio of 3:1. The highest incidence of Urolithiasis occurs between the ages of 30-50 years. In Ayurveda various conservative medicine are mentioned for the management of Mutrashmari with less side effect, easily available, cost effective and minimum recurrences of stone formation. In this case report 40 years male patient visited OPD of Shalya Tantra with complaint of abdominal pain (radiating pain from loin to groin), nausea and burning micturation. The USG report showed two calculi measuring 6mm and 4 mm seen in the left kidney, no evidence of hydronephrosis, 3 calculi measuring 6mm, 5mm and 4mm are seen in the right kidney, and right kidney shows mild HUN due to calculus measuring 5mm in the VUJ. The patient was treated with Yavakshara 3 Gunja Pramana twice a day with 50ml of Varunaadi Kashaya for a period of 1 month. At the end of treatment and also in follow up period after 15 days patient got relief in signs and symptoms and USG report showed no evidence of calculi in both the kidneys.
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