A Study on Neerkanamantham

Patturayan, R (2009) A Study on Neerkanamantham. Masters thesis, Government Siddha Medical College, Palayamkottai.


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1. Twenty children with Neerkana mantham, diagnosed clinically, and admitted in In-Patient ward were observed for clinical diagnosis,[Laboraroty diagnosis], and treatment of trial medicine. 2. Clinical diagnosis of Neerkanamatham was done on the basis of clinical features described in Balavagadam text. 3. Laboratory diagnosis was done by modern methods of examinations. 4. The various siddha aspects of examination of kanam were carried out and record in proforma. 5. The clinical features of Neerkana mantham may be correlated with upper respiratory tract infections. 6. The medicine chosen for clinical treatment and management of Neerkanamatham was Amurdhathi kuligai internally two times in a day with well boiled milk. The dosage of the drug is given in Table. 7. The observation made during the clinical study showed that the trial drug Amurdhadhi kuligai was clinically effective. 8. In Bio–chemical analysis, The trial medicine had tannic acids, Ferrous iron, unsaturated compound and sulphate which confirmed the clinical prognosis of Neer kanamantham by Amurthathi Kuligai. 9. In pharmacological analysis, The trial drug had Anti pyretic, analgesic, antihistamine and Anti Diarrhoeal actions which control the disease and confirm the clinical prognosis of Neerkana mantham by Amurthathi kuligai. 10. In Anitmicrobial study (Anti bacterial activity) The trial drug had sensitive against E-coli and Staphylococcus. CONCLUSION: All the twenty In-patients of Neerkana mantham were treated with Amurthathi Kuligai internally two times in a day with hot cow’s milk. The clinical features of Neer kana mantham may be correlated with upper respiratory tract infections. In this research clinical results found to be satisfactory in 60% of cases. Clinically the trial drugs were very effective to the patients, and free from side effects. So it is concluded that Neer kana mantham is controlled by Amurdhathi kuligai.

Item Type: Thesis (Masters)
Uncontrolled Keywords: Neerkanamantham ; Neer kanamantham ; Amurthathi Kuligai.
Subjects: AYUSH > Kuzhanthai Maruthuvam
Depositing User: Kambaraman B
Date Deposited: 24 Apr 2018 15:42
Last Modified: 29 Dec 2018 16:36
URI: http://repository-tnmgrmu.ac.in/id/eprint/7285

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