Ayurvedic Treatment

Ayurveda is an array of natural medicines that utilizes well-researched remedies to enhance the body's natural healing process. Ayurvedic treatment for Asthma treats the patient as a whole through promotion of inner balance at mind, emotional and spiritual level by raising the quality of immunity. Vamana and Virechana Therapy are highly recommended for patients with Bronchitis disorder.

Vamana (vomiting therapy)

It is a controlled vomiting therapy which is pre planned and induced for a definite time. It thus expels harmful toxins out of your body.

Advantages of Vamana therapy

Vitiated and unwanted toxins is expelled out of the body, which fastens the healing of the disease. The digestion and metabolism gets enhanced.The individual gains strength, nourishment and immunity. The Vanama therapy also improves your virility and sexual power.

Before Vamana therapy

Before Vamana therapy, you will be given a digestive medicine such as Trikatu churna, Chitrakadi Vati, Hingwashtaka Churna etc. for up to three days.

After that, you will be asked to drink a specific type of natural ghee or oil for another 3 – 7 days. This process of consuming ghee is called as Snehakarma or oleation therapy.

Post ghee consumption, you will be advised to undergo oil massage along with a sweating treatment. At that very night, you will be given with diets such as sweet curds, black gram Vada etc.

Post Care after the vomiting therapy

After the therapy the hands, feet and face of the patient are washed with warm water

  • The patient should be consoled.
  • Made to undergo herbal smoking
  • He is then shifted into a room which is not exposed to the wind and should lie down there.

Virechana Therapy

Virechana therapy is a sub -type of the Panchakarma treatment. Under this treatment, an individual is made to undergo through a controlled purgation. It helps to flush out the harmful toxins from the body. The main purpose of Virechana therapy is to expel Pitta Dosha from the body. Virechana therapy session are also used to cure diabetes.

Before Virechan treatment

Before Virecahan therapy , in most of the cases, an individual has to undergo through Vamana therapy (vomiting treatment).It is followed by Samsarjana( a special diet plan).

Virechana Vidhi- Purgation therapy

On the very day of Virechana treatment, if the patient suffers from weak digestion issues then the patient is made to fast for the next few hours. Also, a good sleep in the last night is well ensured. In the morning, after the Kapha time (9 am– 10 am) ,Virechana drug is given. The concentration and quantity of purgation medicine is determined by considering the nature of the individual’s Kostha (alimentary tract, bowels)

Milk is given to persons with Mrudukoshta (soft intestines) and Trivrit (a purgative herb) is accorded to a patient with Krurakoshta, (hard bowels, intestines.

After Virechana treatment

After the therapy the hands, feet and face of the patient are washed with warm water.

  • The patient should be consoled.
  • Made to undergo herbal smoking
  • He is then shifted into a room which is not exposed to the wind and should lie down there.

List of Ayurvedic medicines used to heal Bronchitis –

These are some of the well-known ayurvedic preparations for bronchitis which have been prescribed since ages and have shown desirable results.

  • Shringyadi Churna
  • Kaphaketu
  • Kaphachintamani
  • Talisadi Churna
  • Haridra Khand
  • Vasarishta
  • Sitopaladi Churna
  • Pravala Pisthi
  • Rasa Sindur

Diet and other Precautionary measures

  • Sour substances like pickles and curd should be strictly avoided. Also cold beverages and ice creams should be avoided
  • Foods like Khichdi, which are easy to digest should be preferred.
  • Both Alcohol and tobacco should be avoided
  • Exposure to cold wind and rain should be avoided. Also, one should avoid excess humidity, dust and allergic pollens.
  • Strenuous physical exercises should be averted

Ayurveda instils the boosting powers to the individuals, so that they are much well equipped to fight against the hazards of pollution and atrocities of Bronchitis.