A Study on Azhal Keel Vaayu (அழல் கீல் வாயு).

Anbu, - (2007) A Study on Azhal Keel Vaayu (அழல் கீல் வாயு). Masters thesis, National Institute of Siddha, Chennai.


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AIM AND OBJECTIVES: Azhal keel Vaayu (Osteoarthritis) is a very common condition affecting the joints more frequently with aging. It’s a major cause of morbidity of the working force, throughout the world. The extrapolation rate of osteoarthritis in our country is 78, 341,013 and the estimated population is 1, 065, 070, 607 (US census bureau, international Date Base – 2007) So the author is much interested in choosing this disease as the topic for dissertation and treating the same with the help of Mirudharsingi Chunnam–65mg–twice a –day internally and poochu ennai externally. The aim and objective of this dissertation, is stated as below: 1. Siddha system of medicine should reach the entire society of the world. 2. The unique aspect of Siddha principles namely the three dosham theories with respect of body constitution (yaakai), taste (suvai) and seasonal variation (Paruvakalam) are interpreted with the disease. 3. Relevant evidence from various Siddha literature and other system of medicine to be attached. 4. To study the incidence of the disease with respect to age, Gender, socio-economic status, habit and family history. 5. To know the correlation of aetiology, clinical features, signs and symptoms of Azhal keel vaayu in siddha aspect with osteoarthritis in modern aspect. 6. To have a detailed clinical investigations. 7. To have a clinical trial on Azhal keel Vaayu with Mirudharsingi Chunnam internally and poochu ennai externally. 8. To estimate the efficacy of Mirudharsingi Chunam and Poochu ennai. 9. To evaluate the biochemical, pharmacological and toxicological reports of dissertation medicine. 10. To pave way for further research work in future. SUMMARY The clinical study on Azhal Keel Vaayu with reference to its aetiology, pathogenesis, investigations, clinical features, diagnosis and treatment were conducted at the Sirappu Maruthuvam Department, National Institute of Siddha, Chennai – 47. 60 cases with the signs and symptoms of Azal Keel Vaayu were selected and a thorough observation was made. The majority of patients were female. The drugs administered in the clinical study were used only after careful purification process. During the study period, there were no drug reactions like tiredness, nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain, gastric discomfort, weakness reported Among 60 the patients treated 90% showed good results. 10% showed moderate results. CONCLUSION: Treatment was given for the Azhal Keel Vaayu on the basis of “Mukkutra Theory”. The deranged Kuttrams were corrected by the medicine given. Mirudharsingi chunnam and poochuennai as on internal & external respectively. The above medicine were selected from the Siddha literatures korakkar santhraregai and Yugimunivaidhya kaaviyam respectively. Almost all the cases with above medicines were shown remarkable improvement. Clinically, no adverse effects were reported during the course of treatment and the drug evaluation was done with modern parameters. Reversible pharmacological effects found by modern parameters for this drug. A length it is concluded that in the treatment of Azhal Keel Vaayu with Poochuennai were found to be very safe and also economical.

Item Type: Thesis (Masters)
Uncontrolled Keywords: Azhal Keel Vaayu ; Mirudharsingi Chunam ; Poochu ennai.
Subjects: AYUSH > Sirappu Maruthuvam
Depositing User: Kambaraman B
Date Deposited: 17 Apr 2018 01:09
Last Modified: 18 Apr 2018 01:07
URI: http://repository-tnmgrmu.ac.in/id/eprint/7035

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