A CASE STUDY OF TREATING KAMALA (JAUNDICE) WITH AYURVEDIC MEDICINE

  • Shinde R. B. Post Graduate Scholar, Dept. of Kayachikitsa, Govt. Ayurved College, Nagpur, Karnataka, INDIA.
  • Gulhane J. D. Associate Professor, Dept. of Kayachikitsa, Govt. Ayurved College, Nagpur, Karnataka, INDIA.
  • Deshpande P. V. Post Graduate Scholar, Dept. of Kayachikitsa, Govt. Ayurved College, Nagpur, Karnataka, INDIA.
  • Khobarkar P. N. Post Graduate Scholar, Dept. of Kayachikitsa, Govt. Ayurved College, Nagpur, Karnataka, INDIA.

Abstract

Jaundice (Kamala) is a yellowish pigmentation of the skin, the conjunctival membranes over the sclera (whites of the eyes), and other mucous membranes caused by hyperbilirubinemia (increased levels of bilirubin in the blood). Todays lifestyle with unhygienic and poor dietary habits and alcoholic habits etc. which are responsible factors to promote hepatic damage which clinically reflects as Kamala Roga. The effect of Ayurvedic treatment was assessed in relation to improvement in over all clinical signs and symptoms and biochemical investigations on the basis of grading and scoring system.

Published
2018-11-13
How to Cite
B., Shinde R. et al. A CASE STUDY OF TREATING KAMALA (JAUNDICE) WITH AYURVEDIC MEDICINE. Journal of Ayurveda and Integrated Medical Sciences (ISSN 2456-3110), http://www.jaims.in/index.php/jaims/pages/view/Citation, v. 3, n. 5, p. 209 - 214, nov. 2018. ISSN 2456-3110. Available at: <https://jaims.in/index.php/jaims/article/view/715>. Date accessed: 10 dec. 2018. doi: https://doi.org/10.21760/jaims.v3i5.13846.