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Year : 2008  |  Volume : 29  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 84-87

A Clinical study on Ayurvedic Principle of management of Rheumatoid Arthritis

1 Lecturer, B.S. Ayurveda College, Sawantwadi, Sindhu durga, India
2 Director, I. P. G. T. & R. A., Gujarat Ayurved University, Jamnagar, India
3 Professor & H.O.D., Deptt. of Panchakarma, I. P. G. T. & R. A., Gujarat Ayurved University, Jamnagar, India

Correspondence Address:
D K Parida
Lecturer, B.S. Ayurveda College, Sawantwadi, Sindhu durga
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Amavata is a very distressing disease among joints disease. It occurs throughout the world in all climates and ethnic groups. Treatment provides symptomatic relief but the underlined pathogenesis is unchecked due to absence of effective drugs. There is no curative treatment found till today. Various mode of treatment modalities are being used in Ayurveda for the management of RA, like Swedana, Virechana, Basti, and internal medicines. Chakradutta has mentioned a complete line of treatment for the management of Amavata. In this study 85 patients were randomly selected in two groups as "A" & "B". Group A was provided Kaishore guggul and Group B provided with fully ayurvedic principles described by Chakradutta in Amavata context. It is revealed that group B had promising results.

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