Ayurveda Internal Medicine for the Management of Common Metabolic Disorders W.S.R. to Madhumeha and Sthoulya

  • Dhananjay S. Khot

Abstract

The metabolic disorders are major health issues of today’s scenario and incidences of metabolic diseases increases day by day due to the disturbed pattern of life style. Ayurveda texts have described term “Santarpanjanya Vikaras” which resembles diseases of defective tissue metabolism. Ayurveda mentioned that improper dietary habits and sedentary life style affects state of Agni which resulted Ama production and finally leading to the metabolic syndrome. The vitiation of Dosha, diminish state of Dhatu and blockage of channels, etc. also can initiate pathogenesis of metabolic disorders. The Kayachikitsa branch of Ayurveda recommended use of internal medicine for the management of various metabolic disorders. Considering increased health burden of society due to the metabolic syndrome present article explore role of ayurveda internal medicine for the management of metabolic syndrome.


Keywords: Ayurveda, metabolic syndrome, Santarpanjanya, Madhumeha and Sthoulya.       

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Author Biography

Dhananjay S. Khot

MD (Ayu), Dept. Kayachikitsa, Rural Institute of Ayurved Research Center & Hospital Vidyagiri, Vita Road, Mayani, Tal.- Khatav, Dist.- Satara, Maharashtra, India.

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Khot, D. S. (2019). Ayurveda Internal Medicine for the Management of Common Metabolic Disorders W.S.R. to Madhumeha and Sthoulya. Journal of Drug Delivery and Therapeutics, 9(5-s), 167-169. https://doi.org/10.22270/jddt.v9i5-s.3637