Ayurvedic management of IBS - A Case Study

  • Richa Kumari Post Graduate Scholar, Dept. of Rog Nidan evum Vikriti Vigyan, Madan Mohan Malviya Govt. Ayurveda College, Udaipur, Rajasthan, India.
  • Upadhyay Devarsh Post Graduate Student, Dept. of Shalya Tantra, Madan Mohan Malviya Govt. Ayurveda College, Udaipur, Rajasthan, India.
  • Man Mohan Sharma Professor & Guide, PG Dept. of Rog Nidan evum Vikriti Vigyan, Madan Mohan Malviya Govt. Ayurveda College, Udaipur, Rajasthan, India.
Keywords: Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Stress, Panchakarma, Grahani, Basti, Shamana


Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is characterized by recurrent abdominal discomfort in association with alternate episodes of diarrhea and constipation. Physiological, luminal, behavioral and psychosocial factors are responsible for IBS. They are caused by two entirely different mechanisms. Bowels habit is disturbed by diarrhea or constipation occurring alone or alternating. A 30 years old male patient having symptoms of Muhurbaddha Muhurshithil (episode of constipated and loose stools), Apakwa Malapravritti (stool with mucus), Udarshool (abdominal pain). Patient treated with various Panchakarma (five bio-cleaning Ayurvedic therapies) procedures like Basti (herbal medicated enema), Herbal and oral medications. At the end of 50 days of treatment, patient got significant improvement.


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DOI: 10.21760/jaims.9.4.50
Published: 2024-06-16
How to Cite
Richa Kumari, Upadhyay Devarsh, & Man Mohan Sharma. (2024). Ayurvedic management of IBS - A Case Study. Journal of Ayurveda and Integrated Medical Sciences, 9(4), 300 - 303. https://doi.org/10.21760/jaims.9.4.50
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