A study on raththa moolam.

Nalini Sofia, H (2007) A study on raththa moolam. Masters thesis, National Institute of Siddha, Chennai.


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Raththa moolam (Haemorrhoids) is a common affliction and have been described and treated for more than 4000 years. It is a fact that 50-85% of the world’s population will be affected by haemorrhoids at one or another episode in their life time. Although uncomfortable and embarrassing in nature, it is not normally a serious condition and only a small number seek medical attention. Haemorrhoids that cause problems are found equally in men and women,and their prevalence peaks between 45 and 65 years of age. The controllable, preventable and curable medicines are available in our Siddha system of medicine for Raththa moolam. Naagarathi Elagam is one of the best Siddha medicines. The trail medicine was tested to best of biochemical and pharmacological analysis and the results were also observed. Fifty patients of both sexes were selected by the author and they were administered with the trial drug, Naagarathi Elagam 2 tablets (2.1gm each) two times daily with honey. 44% of the cases showed very good clinical improvement while 48% of the patients showed good clinical response. 8% showed fair clinical improvement.

Item Type: Thesis (Masters)
Uncontrolled Keywords: raththa moolam; Haemorrhoids; Naagarathi Elagam; Yugi Vaidhya chinthamani
Subjects: AYUSH > Maruthuvam
Depositing User: Meena M
Date Deposited: 29 Jun 2017 08:46
Last Modified: 29 Jun 2017 08:46
URI: http://repository-tnmgrmu.ac.in/id/eprint/544

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