A Study on Vadha Ubhakatham

Hasina Barvin, A (2007) A Study on Vadha Ubhakatham. Masters thesis, Government Siddha Medical College, Palayamkottai.


Download (1MB) | Preview


Keeping in mind the need for bringing out an effective siddha therapy for “Vadha Ubhakatham” since the commonest disease in the society, number of sufferers increasing day by day so I have selected this disease for my dissertation work. I studied the clinical course of the disease on basis of siddha literature with the help of diagnostic methods mentioned by siddhars and how the disease alter the normal conditions of uyir thathukkal, poripulangal, seven udal kattugal and envagai thervugal. Signs and symptoms of “vadha ubhakatham” with peripheral neuropathy in modern science. 20 out patients and 20 in patients of either sex were selected and administered with the trail medicine. I studied the incidence of the disease with age, sex, socioeconomic, status, family history and seasonal variation. I utilized the modern parameters for confirmation and prognosis of the disease. I had clinical trail on vadha ubhakatham with 1. Pathiri ver chooranam (Internally), 2. Medicated vennai (Externally). The trial medicine was subjected to bio-chemical and pharmacological analysis. At the end of the trial study the majority of the cases showed good results.

Item Type: Thesis (Masters)
Uncontrolled Keywords: Vadha Ubhakatham ; Pathiri ver chooranam ; Medicated vennai.
Subjects: AYUSH > Maruthuvam
Depositing User: Subramani R
Date Deposited: 06 Jan 2019 11:23
Last Modified: 06 Jan 2019 11:23
URI: http://repository-tnmgrmu.ac.in/id/eprint/10320

Actions (login required)

View Item View Item