Mrs. Suman a patient 40 years old from Sirsa came to visit our clinic (CHANDIGARH AYURVED CENTRE). She look depressed, tensed with a pale face, she couldn’t able to speak properly due to her anxiety issues. Her husband tell her history that the problem started a year back when she suddenly hear the news of accident with her close friend. She started facing disturbed sleep issue along with the irritable behavior. She suddenly started crying without any region and facing tremors issue. Then they rush to nearby hospital for the diagnosis and treatment of the disease. After hearing all her history the doctor advise them to visit the psychiatrist for better diagnosis and also for her counseling. They then visit the psychiatrist and tell all her history. After hearing all her complaint the doctor talk to her and done her counseling for the better result. He then prescribe medication for a week and ask to come after that for the counseling session. After taking medication for the week she feel some improvement and they visit the doctor again for the counseling and the treatment. She shows good improvement with the medication along with the counseling session she underwent. Then the doctor decrease her medication along with the completion of counseling session .But as soon as the counseling of her stopped with decrease in medication dose she again had the same episode of disease.
They rush to the hospital in a panic and tell all the complaint she is suffering with after examination of the patient the doctor advise her to get hospitalized for the settlement of problem she is facing . They then get her hospitalized and she get recovered in three days and get discharged but this time the results were not satisfying to them . So they started searching for the other possible treatment for her illness. Then her son came to know about AYURVEDIC treatment and the PANCHAKARMA therapies for the same. They then through internet came to know about CHANDIGARH AYURVED CENTRE and contact the doctor on phone. Her husband told all her history and also send her reports to the doctor, then the doctor advise them for ayurvedic treatment which are herbal products with no side effects. After getting satisfactory response on phone they came to visit our clinic in Chandigarh. After hearing all her history and examination of the patient Vaidya Karanvir Singh tell the family that she will get completely cured with ayurvedic medication along with the panchakarma therapies. They then decide to start medication along with the panchakarma therapies. After taking medication along with panchakarma therapies for 2 weeks she get 70 % relief. Now after taking medication for 4 months she get completely cured with no episode of disease in between her treatment.
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.