Login   |  Users Online: 1254 Home Print this page Email this page Small font sizeDefault font sizeIncrease font size
Search Article 
  
Advanced search 
   Home | About us | Editorial board | Search | Ahead of print | Current issue | Archives | Submit article | Instructions | Subscribe | Contacts
RESEARCH ARTICLE
Year : 2009  |  Volume : 30  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 345-349

Role of Agnikarma & Ajamodadivati in the Management of Sandhigata Vata w.s.r. to Cervical Spondylosis


1 Medical Officer, Sirsa, Haryana, India
2 Reader, Dept. of Shalakya, I.P.G.T. & R.A., Gujarat Ayurved University, Jamnagar, India
3 H. O. D., Basic Principles, I.P.G.T. & R.A., Gujarat Ayurved University, Jamnagar, India
4 Ph.D. Scholar, Dept. of Shalakya, I.P.G.T. & R.A., Gujarat Ayurved University, Jamnagar, India

Correspondence Address:
Manjusha Rajagopala
Reader, Dept. of Shalakya, I.P.G.T. & R.A., Gujarat Ayurved University, Jamnagar
India
Login to access the Email id

Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


Rights and PermissionsRights and Permissions

Sandhigata Vata is a common Vata predominant disorder found in all races. Cervical spondylosis is described as a degenerative condition of the cervical spine. It leads to pain, stiffness in the joints, pain radiates into shoulders and fore arm, headache, vertigo, giddiness, paraesthesia at the base of the thumb etc. In modern medical science, the role of analgesics, corticosteroids, surgical decompression, traction has been credited and discredited mainly because of their draw backs and limited benefits. In this study panchadhatu shalaka was used for Agnikarma. Its Ushna, Sukshma, Ashukari guna probably pacifies the vitiated Vata Kapha Dosha and removes Srotoavarodha. To control the degenerative process Ajmodadi vati was selected for internal use. In this clinical research work, 27 patients of Cervical spondylosis (Sandhigata Vata) were randomly selected and divided into two groups i.e. group A and group B , treated with Agnikarma and Ajamodadi vati orally respectively. Comparatively more relief was found in group - A.


[PDF]*
Print this article     Email this article
 Next article
 Previous article
 Table of Contents

 Similar in PUBMED
   Search Pubmed for
   Search in Google Scholar for
 Related articles
 Citation Manager
 Access Statistics
 Reader Comments
 Email Alert *
 Add to My List *
 * Requires registration (Free)
 

 Article Access Statistics
    Viewed1025    
    Printed62    
    Emailed0    
    PDF Downloaded544    
    Comments [Add]    

Recommend this journal