A COMPARATIVE CLINICAL STUDY OF VAMANA AND VIRECHANA IN THE MANAGEMENT OF TAMAKA SWASA

  • Akhilanath Parida Reader, Dept. of Panchakarma, Vaidya Yagya Dutt Sharma Ayurvedic Post Graduate Mahavidalaya, Khurja, Bulandshahar, Uttar Pradesh, INDIA.
  • Satyasmita Jena Lecturer, Dept. of Prasuti & Stree Roga, Vaidya Yagya Dutt Sharma Ayurvedic Post Graduate Mahavidalaya, Khurja, Bulandshahar, Uttar Pradesh, INDIA.

Abstract

In Tamaka Swasa there is condition of (1) Yapyatva (palliative) and (2) Chirakaritva (chronic) and (3) more Kshaya of Rasha Dhatus (decrease in the immunity) in this condition, the patient need a special type of management which can combated above three condition. Tamaka Swasa which is compared with Bronchial Asthma is a common problem and its prevalence is in all age groups irrespective of sex. Among five types of Swasa Roga, Tamaka Swasa is one of the most common and very well explained in Ayurvedic classics which can be compared with asthma in modern science. Mortality due to asthma is not comparable in size to the day today effect of the disease. Although largely avoidable, asthma tends to occur in epidemics and effect young people. The human and economic burden associated with this condition is severe. The study is carried out as a comparative study of Vamana  and  Virechana. In this Group (Group–A), Vamana was given to the patients. Total 15 patients were registered. In this Group (Group–B), patients were taken for Virechana. Total 15 patients were registered.

Published
2019-03-13
How to Cite
PARIDA, Akhilanath; JENA, Satyasmita. A COMPARATIVE CLINICAL STUDY OF VAMANA AND VIRECHANA IN THE MANAGEMENT OF TAMAKA SWASA. Journal of Ayurveda and Integrated Medical Sciences (ISSN 2456-3110), http://www.jaims.in/index.php/jaims/pages/view/Citation, v. 4, n. 1, p. 26 - 30, mar. 2019. ISSN 2456-3110. Available at: <https://jaims.in/index.php/jaims/article/view/763>. Date accessed: 25 apr. 2019. doi: https://doi.org/10.21760/jaims.4.1.5.
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