Effect of Naturopathic modalities in the management of recurrent Urinary Tract Infection

  • Monisha M. S. Assistant Professor, Dept of Swasthavritta, Santhigiri Ayurveda Medical College, Palakkad, India
  • PB Najuma Professor and HOD, Dept. of Swasthavritta, Govt. Ayurveda College, Trivandrum, India.
  • Sheela. Associate Professor, Dept. of Swasthavritta, Govt. Ayurveda College, Trivandrum, India.
Keywords: Naturopathy, Urinary Tract Infection, Juice therapy


Now a days recurrent UTI is on common infection among the people, more common in women, particularly in child bearing age. The current research aims at providing a cost effective, long standing treatment protocol for the management of recurrent UTI and also for minimizing the recurrence of symptoms for a longer duration.. The objective of the study is to assess the effect of naturopathic modalities in the signs, symptoms and microscopical features of recurrent urinary tract infection. The study was a before and after Quasi – experimental or Non- randomized design. Data from an individual case sheet Proforma specifying demographical data, general history, clinical history related to urinary tract infection, physical examinations, laboratory investigation, data related with treatment and its response were collected. A consultation and examination was performed to grade the signs and symptoms. Grading was done before and after treatment. Routine blood investigation including erythrocyte sedimentation rate (ESR) and data related to presence of pus cells in urine were also collected. The naturopathic modalities including hot hip bath, abdominal hot compress, juice therapy and diet control is found to be therapeutically very effective in reducing the symptoms of urinary tract infection. Juice therapy used in the study has diuretic and anti-inflammatory properties and provide good results.


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DOI: 10.21760/jaims.v1i3.4410
Published: 2016-10-31
How to Cite
Monisha M. S., PB Najuma, & Sheela. (2016). Effect of Naturopathic modalities in the management of recurrent Urinary Tract Infection. Journal of Ayurveda and Integrated Medical Sciences, 1(03), 1-9. https://doi.org/10.21760/jaims.v1i3.4410
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