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Sudhanva Health Care’s Ayurvedic Treatments

Sudhanva Health Care’s expert staff offers an extensive array of Ayurvedic treatments. Inpatient and outpatient services are available.
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Endocrine, Nutritional and Metabolic Diseases

Disorders of the thyroid gland, Diabetes Mellitus and its complication like Retinopathy, Neuropathy etc; Diabetes Insipidus, Disorders of other endocrine glands, Malnutrition, Nutritional deficiencies, Obesity and other Metabolic disorders.

In Thyroid disorder, the Virechana line of treatment is advocated and followed by internal medication.

A different type of management is done in cases of diabetes. If the patient is on insulin or oral hypoglycemic, the patient is asked to continue the same medications as associated Ayurvedic therapies are started. During the course of treatment, the medicines are tapered and gradually Ayurvedic therapies, like Virechana and Dhara, are administered, followed by medications. Symptomatically, the patients feel very much better and well-being is obtained. In some instances we adopt some external therapies to reduce certain symptoms like neuritis.

In obesity, Rooksha Sweda, Virechana and Basti lines of treatment are done depending upon the conditions, followed by internal medications. Similarly the other metabolic and hormonal diseases are managed by Panchakarma therapies, Yoga and simple medications.

Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue

Cellulitis, Acute Lymphadenitis, Pyoderma, Dermatitis, Pemphigus Vulgaris, Atopic Dermatitis, Eczema – Flexural Infantile, Intrinsic, Atopic; Neurodermatitis, Seborrhoeic Dermatitis, Allergic Contact Dermatitis, Exfoliative Dermatitis, Pruritus; Papulosquamous disorders, – Psoriasis, Pustular Psoriasis, Guttate Psoriasis, Flexural Psoriasis, Pityriasis Rosea, Lichen Planus; Urticaria, Erythema Multiforme, Erythema Nodosum, Radiation-related disorders of the skin – Sunburn; Alopecia Areata, Acne Vulgaris, Vitiligo, Chloasma, Lupus Erythematosus and subcutaneous tissue.

Skin disorders — particularly Psoriasis, Allergic Dermatitis, Urticaria and Eczema — are effectively treated by internal and external Ayurvedic medicines.

Psoriasis is said to be a genetically predetermined disorder with classical symptoms of Erythematous patches and scaling. Seasonal variations, stress, and certain triggering factor exacerbate the disease. It is treated by therapies like Dhara and Panchakarma, mainly Vamana and Virechana. In certain cases, Basti therapy is also advocated.

In severe cases, regular adaptations of these therapies improve the immune system and prevent relapse. In other skin disorders we first adopt Panchakarma therapies and then the medications are advised. The patient gets good relief and the disease process and appearance of new lesions are stopped. Frequent relapses are not observed.

Digestive System

Stomatitis, Oesophagitis, Gastro-Oesophageal Reflux Disease, Gastric ulcer, Duodenal ulcer, Gastritis and Duodenitis, Appendicitis, Inguinal hernia, Non-infective Enteritis and Colitis; Other diseases of the intestines like Crohn’s Disease, Ulcerative Colitis, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Constipation, Fissure and Fistula of the anal and rectal regions, Diseases of the liver, Chronic Hepatitis, Cirrhosis of the liver, Alcoholic Liver Disease, Disorders of the gallbladder – Cholelithiasis, Cholecystitis, Pancreatitis; Intestinal mal-absorption and Coeliac Disease.

In these disorders, Virechana and Basti lines of treatment are very effective. Suggestions regarding food habits and lifestyle are the main focus. In certain conditions external therapies, like Shirodhara and Takradhara, are advocated. Internal medications are later prescribed followed by Rasayanas- Rejuvenative tonics.

Respiratory System

Upper Respiratory diseases like Coryza (acute), Nasal catarrh, Nasopharyngitis, Rhinitis, Sinusitis, Pharyngitis, Tonsillitis, Influenza; Chronic Lower Respiratory diseases like Pneumonia, Bronchitis, Pulmonary Eosinophilia and Interstitial pulmonary diseases with fibrosis.

Initially symptomatic management is done by Ayurvedic medicines. The frequent respiratory ailments are prevented and maintained by educating the patients regarding lifestyle and diet. In these disorders, the emphasis is on improving the immune system by Panchakarma therapies like Vamana, Virechana and Nasya. Later Rasayana’s are given. Simple breathing exercises and Pranayama (which are part of yoga) are very beneficial.

Nervous System

Inflammatory diseases of the central nervous system, Systemic atrophies like Ataxia, Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Motor Neuron Disease, Extrapyramidal and movement disorders like Parkinsons Disease; Degenerative diseases of the nervous system like Alzheimer’s Disease; Demyelinating diseases of the central nervous system – Multiple Sclerosis; Episodic and paroxysmal disorders like Epilepsy, Migraine Headache, Trigeminal Neuralgia, Vascular Headache; Nerve root and plexus disorders like Neuritis, Bell’s Palsy, Polyneuropathies and other disorders of the peripheral nervous system like Guillain-Barré Syndrome; Diseases of the myoneural junction and muscle like Myasthenia Gravis, Muscular Dystrophy, Myopathy etc. Cerebral Palsy and other Paralytic syndromes.

Generally in these disorders external therapies like Kaya Seka, Shirobasti, Shirodhara, Sastika Shali Pinda Sweda, Patra Pinda Sweda, and Upanaha, Lepa are performed depending upon the conditions. Panchakarma treatment, mainly Virechana, Basti, and Nasya, are also advised. The oral medications and Rasayana are given to rejuvenate the system.

Circulatory System and Diseases of Blood-Forming Organs

Circulatory System
Rheumatic Fever, Chronic rheumatic heart diseases, Hypertensive diseases, Ischaemic heart diseases, Cardiomyopathy, Ventricular Hypertrophy; Cerebrovascular diseases like Cerebral Infarction; Diseases of the arteries, arterioles and capillaries, Vascular Ulcer and Gangrene; Diseases of the veins, lymphatic vessels and lymph nodes.

These disorders are managed by Virechana and Basti lines of treatment as per the condition. Supportive therapies, such as Hritdhara, Kayaseka, Shirodhara, Ksheeradhara, Lepa and Pichu, are performed. Internally, medicinal herbs with properties of improving and strengthening the cardiovascular system are given.

In cardiac myopathy and ventricular hypertropic conditions the therapies like Virechana and Hritdhara are adopted. In coronary artery diseases, if the blockages are minimal, they are managed by Virechana and medications.

In hypertensive individuals, we adopt both external Dhara and internal Virechana treatments. The patients are advised to continue their Allopathic medications and then they are gradually tapered.

Cases of unhealed ulcers and gangrene are managed by Virechana and Basti lines of treatment. Medications with healing properties, which improve the blood circulation, are administered. In these cases, very good responses are observed. Patients suffering from arterial or venous block, which causes less blood flow and leads to gangrene or a wound for which bypass surgery or amputation is the only option, have been treated successfully with Lepa, Parisheka and Basti.

Blood Diseases and Certain Disorders Involving the Immune Mechanism
Nutritional anaemias, Haemolytic anaemias, Aplastic and other anaemias, Coagulation defects, purpura and other haemorrhagic conditions.

In these disorders, Virechana and Basti therapy is very beneficial. Afterwards, internal medications and various Rasayanas-Rejuvenatives are prescribed.

Musculoskeletal System and Connective Tissue

Osteopathies and Chondropathies, Osteomyelitis Disorders of bone density, Osteoporosis and structure, Other Osteopathies, Chondropathies.

Generally in these disorders, external therapies like Kati Basti, Greeva Bast, Janu Basti, Patrapinda Sweda and Valuka Sweda are advocated based on the condition. The Panchakarma therapies, particularly Virechana and Basti therapies, are administered. By these therapies, apart from relieving the symptoms or curing the disease, further degenerative changes can be stopped. We administer three courses depending on the condition for the maximum benefits. Systemic connective tissue disorders Polyarteritis Nodosa, Systemic Lupus Erythematosus, Systemic Sclerosis, Sicca Syndrome [Sjögren]

Soft tissue disorders -Myalgia, Myopathy: Muscle wasting and atrophy, Disorders of synovium and tendon – Synovitis and Tenosynovitis, Other soft tissue disorders – Bursitis of the hand.

In these disorders, the external therapies, like Kayaseka, Lepa, Upanaha and Shastika Shali Pinda Sweda, are very beneficial apart from the therapies like Virechana and Basti. These therapies have to be advocated in intervals of three to four months.

Mental and Behavioral Disorders

Dementia, Delirium, Hallucinosis, Anxiety, Cognitive Disorder, Drug Dependence Syndrome, Drug withdrawal state, Schizophrenia, Delusion, Mood disorders, Manic episode, Depressive episode, Neurotic, stress-related disorders, Neurasthenia, Behavioral syndromes associated with physiological disturbances, Anorexia Nervosa, Insomnia, Disorders of adult personality and behavior, Mental Retardation, Disorders of psychological development and emotional disorders.

In these disorders, the external therapies in the form of Ksheera dhara, Takra dhara, Shirobasti and Hirtdhara are done for a long period of time. Afterwards, Virechana and Basti lines of treatment are advocated. Along with these, counseling, Yoga and internal medication are advised.

Infectious Diseases

Parasitic Diseases, Bacterial, Viral Hepatitis, and other infectious diseases.

Initially symptomatic management is done with Ayurvedic medicines. To prevent the relapses of these diseases and to improve the immune system, Vamana and Virechana treatments are advocated, followed by Rasayana therapies.

Diseases of the Eye and Ear

Some of the common eye diseases that are treated at the Sudhanva Health Care are:
Conjunctivitis, Pterygium, Scleritis, Keratitis, Corneal Ulcer, Corneal Degeneration, Iridocyclitis, Cataract, Retinal Detachments, Retinal Vascular occlusions, Diabetic Retinopathy, Degeneration of Macula, Retinal Degeneration, Glaucoma, Vitreous Degeneration and Detachment, and Optic Neuritis.

In these disorders, Virechana treatments are very beneficial. As a supportive, Shirodhara, Ksheeradhara, Takradhara, Pichu and Netra Tarpana treatments are also done. Certain specific yoga asanas and eye exercises are also taught to the patients.

Some of the common ear diseases that are treated at the Sudhanva Health Care are:
Otitis Externa, Otitis Media, Mastoiditis, Myringitis, Otosclerosis, Vertigo, Ménière’s Disease, Conductive and Sensorineural hearing loss, Otalgia, and Tinnitus.

External therapies like Karma Poorana, Ahyanga, Snehapana, Shirodhara, Takradhara, and depending upon the condition, the Panchakarma treatments like Virechana and Nasya are advised. Internal medications are later prescribed.

Pediatric Diseases

The common problems faced by the children are – Recurrent respiratory tract infections, urinary tract infections, skin ailments like Atopic Eczema, Scabies; Gastrointestinal-related problems like Constipation, Malabsorption Syndrome; Neuro-Muscular disorders – Infantile Cerebral Palsy, Dystropies, Epilepsy, Palsy, Autism, Mental Retardation; Growth and developmental diseases.

For the healthy growth and nourishment of the child and for the prevention of frequent relapses of infections or allergic disorder, the immune system has to be improved and maintained. Various Rasayanas tonics are given, thus improving the child’s growth and activities in all aspects – physically and mentally.

In certain specific ailments, external therapies like Abyanga and Shastika Shali Pinda Sweda are advocated. Basti treatments are also prescribed in certain ailments.


Malignant neoplasms – In primary or secondary stages, Leukemia etc.

In these cases the Panchakarma therapies like Vamana and Virechana are advocated. In certain conditions, Shiro Dhara, Takradhara and Kheeradhara are also advised to strengthen the immune system. Rasayanas are also prescribed.

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