Untitled Document
Search astroshastra
Home | Direct Pay | Payment Options| Customer Care| Recommend this page | Track your Order| Site Map | Login Here
Yantras Rudraksh Beads Divine Idols Lucky Charms Feng shui Remedies Heera Sankh Parad Store Vastushastra Book Store Gems Store Puja Request Peace Oil Shaligram Shilas Crystal Store
25. 06. 2018
Home      Articles      

AYURVEDIC REMEDIES FOR HEART DISEASE

It is essentially a clinical syndrome of characteristic chest pain produced by increased work of the heart. It is usually relieved by rest. In most cases, it is manifested in front of the chest and mostly over the sternum. It may spread towards the left or right side of the chest. The pain radiates towards the left side very often. It may spread to the arms, neck, jaws and even the upper part of the abdomen. The left shoulder and the left arm are very often affected. The common man calls it heart disease. In Ayurveda it is known as hridroga.

It is of several types depending upon the characteristic features of the pain. If the pain is acute, and of shifting nature, this is usually known as vatika hridroga. If it is associated with burning sensation, then it is called paittika hridroga. In kaphaja hridroga, the pain is usually very mild and it is associated with heaviness, nausea and cough.

It is caused by the obstruction to the coronary arteries. These are the blood vessels which travel through the wall of the heart and nourish the heart muscle. Since the heart muscle spends a huge amount of energy, it needs ceaseless nourishment. It naturally demands a good supply of blood. Any impairment of these blood vessels interferes with adequate blood flow to the heart muscles. If this blood flow is significantly diminished then the heart signals its difficulties by registering pain or discomfort in the chest.

Ayurvedic Treatment for Heart disease: Arjuna is the drug of choice for the treatment of this disease. This is a big tree and its bark is used as medicine. The powder or decoction of its bark is given to the patient during and even after the attack. The powder is given to the patient in a dose of 1 gm., four times a day. If the heart disease is of vatika type, it is mixed with ghee. If it is of paittika type, then milk is used. In kaphaja type of heart disease it is mixed with honey or pippali powder. For decoction usually 30 gm. of the raw powder of the bark of the drug is boiled with approximately 500 ml. of water and reduced to one- fourth. This is then filtered, honey or ghee is added to it, and given to the patient. With honey, the decoction should become cold before mixing. Ghee is mixed, when the decoction is warm, and is given to the patient as such.

There are many preparations of this drug, arjuna. Arjunarishta is commonly used by physicians. Six teaspoonfuls of this liquid drug are given to the patient twice daily after food with an equal quantity of water. Arujna is boile in cow's ghee, and this medicated ghee is given to the patients in a dose of 1 teaspoonful twice daily on empty stomach, mixed with a cup of warm milk. This preparation is known as Arjuna ghrita. This medicine should not be given to a person having a fat body. This is likely to add to his fat and may create more problems.

Other medicines used for different types of heart diseases are Hridayamava rasa and Prabhakara vati. These medicines are available in the form of tablets. Two tablets are given to the patient, three or four times a day, depending on the seriousness of the disease.

At the time of acute attacks, Mrigamadasava is the ideal drug. It is a liquid medicine and given to the patient in a dose of 1/2 to 1 teaspoonful mixed with equal quantity of water. These medicines are to be used even after the attack has subsided. On exertion the patient may get the attack any time. It is, therefore, necessary for the patient to use the medicines mentioned above for about 6 months continuously.

Diet to taken by Heart disease patients: Fried things, pulses and their preparations, and groundnut oil are prohibited. Ayurvedic physicians allow butter or ghee, and not groundnut oil. Cow's ghee, cow's milk and cow's butter are useful for the patient. Buffalo ghee and buffalo milk are not recommended. Stimulants like tea, coffee and alcoholic drinks are very harmful for such patients.

Other regimens: Ayurveda considers the functions of heart and mind interlinked. Disturbance in one affects the other. Therefore, patients having heart disease are advised by the Ayurvedic physicians to refrain from anxiety, worry, excessive sexual intercourse and wrathful disposition. All efforts should be made for the patient to have good sleep at night. Even rest during the day is essential. He should never be permitted to remain awake at night for long.

The patient's bowels should move regularly. If there is constipation, he is advised to take a glass of water early morning and go for a walk every day.

Articles Related Remedies

Lal Kitab Remedies For Planet Jupiter

Vedic Remedies For Planet Sun In Horoscope

Lal Kitab Remedies For Planet Venus

Shani Sade Saati Explained With Remedies

Vedic Remedies For Planet Jupiter

Kemdrum Yoga In Horoscope

Manglik Dosha Or Kuja Dosha In Horoscope With Remedies

Guruchandal Yoga In The Chart

Kaal Sarp Dosha In Horoscope

Pitradosh In Horoscope And Its Remedies


More Products

Mahalakshmi Kuber Yantra 6" X 6" Without Frame
INR:3054 
USD:
50.07

Bhom Yantra (8" X 7")
INR:4054 
USD:
66.46

Meru Yantra (Panchdhatu)
INR:799 
USD:
13.10

Ketu Yantra (6" X 6")
INR:4054 
USD:
66.46

Saraswati Yantra Silver Pendant
INR:1500 
USD:
24.59

Surya Saraswati Pendant
INR:10280 
USD:
168.52

Surya Power Pendant (Indonesian Beads) In Silver C
INR:4345 
USD:
71.23

Twelve Mukhi Rudraksha In Silver Pendant
INR:8550 
USD:
140.16

Rudra Pendant (Nepal Beads) In Silver Chain
INR:7335 
USD:
120.25

Tarquoise Pendant (4.5 Carets App.)
INR:1100 
USD:
18.03

Cats Eye In Gold Pendant (7 Caret)
INR:8975 
USD:
147.13

Pearl Moon Pendant (4 Ct.)
INR:1599 
USD:
26.21

Amber Pendant
INR:3500 
USD:
57.38

Moon Stone Pendant (9 Caret)
INR:1550 
USD:
25.41
Delicious Button Instagram
About us | Advertise | Partners | Feedback | Contact Us | Copyright | Privacy Policy | Disclaimer | Be Our Distributers| Site Map |
Copyright © 2001-2018 ASTROSHASTRA, a brand by ROUGEOYANT GLOBAL .