Mrs Anita a 30 years old female patient from Tosham came to visit our clinic (CHANDIGARH AYURVED CENTRE). She look pale , tensed and depressed with slurred speech and tremors . Her husband who accompany her to the clinic tell her history that the problem started 6 months we she suddenly had a panic attack. The family couldn’t understand the problem she is facing and rush to the nearby hospital . After consultation with the doctor the doctor told them to consult the psychiatrist for the problem she is facing . They then visit the psychiatrist and get the consultation done he advise them to admit her after examination of the patient. After her treatment for two days the doctor then makes a counseling session and tries to understand the cause of her panic attack. After he had talk with the patient he came to know about the family issues she is facing due to her in-lows. Then he talks with her husband and tells all the possibility of her having this sudden attack. Then after a day she got discharged with the prescription for next one week with the continue counseling session schedule. They continue to follow up the advice of doctor as well as the medication he prescribe to her. But after taking all the medication for 2 months when her counseling session were stopped she again get a panic attack . This make the family more worried about that even the medication were continue still she doesn’t get cured.
Her husband again take her to the doctor and tell all the complaints to him . Then the doctor again advise her to get hospitalized . Again she got hospitalized for 2 days and the doctor also change some of her medication . After this episode her husband start to find out the other way to solve her problem and came to know about AYURVEDIC treatment . After which he search for the ayurvedic treatment and came to know about CHANDIGARH AYURVED CENTRE and contact the doctor on phone . He told all the history of his wife and also show the current prescription after the doctor told him about the ayurvedic medication which are herbal products with no side effects along with the panchakarma therapies. After getting satisfactory response on phone they came to visit our clinic . After examination of the patient Vaidya Karanvir Singh tell her husband not to worry about and she will get completely cured with the herbal medication and the panchkarma therapies . After taking medication along with the panchkarma therapies for 2 weeks she get 60 % cured with no episode of attack in between . Now after taking medication for 4 months she got completely cured and stress free .
TREATMENT GIVEN TO THE PATIENT :-
1 Brodley Syrup:
This syrup maintains the overall activity of the brain. As the herbs used for the preparation of this syrup are Brahmi (Bacopa monnieri), Shankhpushpi (Convolvulus pluricaulis), Dhania (Coriandrum sativum), Ashwagandha (Withania somnifera), Saunf (Foeniculum vulgare), etc. These all act as a mind relaxant. It is the best Ayurvedic medicine for anxiety. The use of this syrup provides good results to the dementia patient. This syrup has the best memory boosting power and helps in increasing the blood flow to the brain. It is used as an antioxidant that increases the retention power
Recommended Dosage: Take 2 teaspoonfuls twice daily.
2. Tagaradi Churna:
Tagar (Valeriana wallichii) is the main ingredient used for the preparation of this churna. This churna is very beneficial in neurological, psychological, and digestive disorders. In low dosage, it calms the mind, strengthens the nerves, and prevents convulsions. It improves the strength of the heart muscles and helps in reducing the blood pressure. It is the best Vata and Kapha pacifier churna. Tagaradi churna improves the quality of sleep and induces sound sleep. It elevates the mood and helps the patients in reducing stress and mood disorders. It is the best Ayurvedic treatment for anxiety.
Recommended Dosage: Take 1 teaspoonful twice a day with normal water.
3. Rasayan Vati:
Rasayan vati is herbo-mineral Ayurvedic formulation which is the best tablet in anxiety which contains various herbs such as Aswagandha, Shilajeet, Amla, Musali, Shatavar, Brahmi, Abhrak Bhasam, Mukta pisti, Praval pisti, , Kaunch Beej, Saunth, Mirch, Brahmi, etc. These ingredients show antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, antipyretic, analgesic, immune-modulator properties. These tablets provide good results in General debility, Psychological disorders, and improves immunity.
Recommended Dosage: Take 1 tablet twice daily.
4. Brahmi Capsule:
Brahmi (Bacopa monnieri) is considered the best anti- anxiety medicine and the best herb for neurological disorders. In the preparation of Brahmi vati the main ingredient is Brahmi that makes coordination between the neurons and supports mental clarity. These herbal tablets maintain the overall activity of the brain, relieve stress, and relax the mind.
Recommended Dosage: Take 2 capsules twice daily.
5. Brain relaxant churna:
This churna is a pure Ayurvedic preparation that contains Amla (Emlica officinalis), Sonth (Zingiber officinale), Pippali (Piper longum), Marich (Piper nigrum), Haldi (Curcuma longa), Bala (Sida cordifolia), Suddha gandhak, Lauha bhasma, etc. It is mainly used for the treatment of psychiatric conditions, speech problems, to improve intelligence and also beneficial in sleep disturbances, panic attacks, phobia, and relieves stress. It is one of the best Ayurvedic medicines for depression.
Recommended Dosage: Take 1 tablespoonful twice daily.
6. Stress care tablet:
Stress care tablets are pure herbal formulation considered as best Ayurvedic tablet for stress prepared from ingredients like Sarpgandha (Rauwolfia serpentine), Brahmi (Bacopa monnieri), Jatamansi (Nardostacys jatamansi). The herbs used for the formulation of these tablets show antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, anti-stress, anti-depressant, & immune-modulator properties. These herbal tablets give good results in Stress, Depression, Anxiety, All neurological disorders, Increases intelligence, and Improves memory.
Recommended Dosage: Take 1 tablet twice daily.
7 SHIRODHARA :-
In Ayurveda, Shirodhara is a classic therapy which includes pouring of warm herbal oil on the forehead in a continuous stream. The term Shirodhara comes from two words “Shiro” meaning ‘head’ and “Dhara” meaning ‘stream’ that is considered as Bahiparimarjanachikitsa, or external treatments in Ayurveda.
Procedure –Shirodhara treatment begins with Abhyangam. The person has to lie down on the table with closed eyes and relax the body. Before starting the treatment, eyes and ears should be covered with clean cotton to prevent the entrance of oil in eyes and ears. The procedure starts with the pouring of about 2 liters lukewarm oil continuously as a stream on to the forehead in an oscillating manner. The time duration of Shirodhara may extend 45-1 hour depending upon the condition of a patient.The therapist may also give a mild Shiroabhyanga during this procedure. After completion of the procedure, the head washed with lukewarm water and remove the cotton from the eyes and ears and clean that area with a clean cloth. The patient should be advised to avoid dust, sunlight, cold, wind for a short while.
Vaidya Karanvir Singh is the younger Vaidya in Chandigarh Ayurved & Panchakarma Centre. He is the fourth generation in his family who is practicing as a general consultant in Ayurved & Panchakarma treatment at Chandigarh. In his practice, he had treated more than 1000 plus patients worldwide.