Thursday, January 19, 2017

Management of Cold (Pratishyay) according to Ayurveda.....

Next topic for discussion :- Management of Cold (Pratishyay) according to Ayurveda.
ACUTE COLD (PRATISHYAY) - ASYMPTOMATIC TREATMENT
- In case of runny, nasal blockage (Congestion) & sneezing
Dr. Ravindra Upadhyay: Mixture of haridra 100 gms + kali miri powder 20 gms is useful. The very mixture 1/2 tsf may be given 3 times with hot water. Early morning + after lunch & at bed time.
Vd. Pankaj Chhayani: In case of runny nose, applying warm paste of Vacha externally on nose is beneficial and can also advised to sniff vacha churna.. Internally ,warm milk added with ginger is  good.
For nasal blockage, nasya made from dry ginger powder and jaggery is useful.
Vd. Pulkit D. Patel: Haridrakhanda 1-1, Trikatuchurna with honey1-1, Agnitundi vati1-1-1, Nasya with ajmoda seed.
Dr.Prashant Pawar: Adv.2 to 3 days langhan,hot water intake vekhand lep at night plus sunth powder with warm water.
Vd. Pulkit D. Patel: And avoid bath for a day.
Vd. Khyati Jariwala: Pratishyaay is mostly vaataj. So, in running nose just give aampaachan vati 2 BD. We can also do langhan.
Ayulink: For which condition?? Pl provide complete details. Can anybody assure patient about duration of the treatment to get rid of acute cold symptoms? R we confident about our treatment/ medicines? Can we ask to replace modern anti-histamine or decongestant to our patient? Does any one practice like this? and getting result?
Please remember, we do not need answers by book. What is your personal experience? How you practice? We need this information to share it here. Please don’t give generalized answer.
USA Gary Yuen: While herbs may clear lungs, nose, congestion, maybe pippali and kalamegha, is it more important to improve immunity?  Since following strict Ayurvedic diet, I have not gotten a cold for more than 5 years. Until recently when I stopped for 2 months.
Dr Prerak Shah: For acute condition of runny nose, sneezing :
I prefer combination of :
1. Tab Trishun - 1 tid
2. Tab Lakshmivilas ras (Naradiya) - 1 tid with bettle leaf
3. Tab. Flurin - 1 tid
I assure my patient to take this max 3 - 5 days. I do ask them to stop all modern medicine. and it works....steam inhalation and home remedies like turmeric + milk, gargle with turmeric water etc. do support.
Dr. Suyog Kulkarni: According to Vaidya Panchanan Gune Shastri , Tribhuvankeerti should NOT be given in the Sama awastha of Pratishyay , which generally lasts for 4 days. Otherwise , patient gets headache. I have experienced this. So , I start treatment with Sookshma Triphala , amruta , Shringa bhasma etc. After 4 days , Tribhuvankeerti gives result in literally start dose.Taking steam is mandatory. I give following ingredients for steaming- Ginger , tulsi , onion , ajvayan , mint , lemon grass , black pepper.
Dr. Bhavesh Modh: Take Fresh ginger 100 gm  & 3 no.Avala  & make juice  with the help  of juicer  ( with out added  water ). Empty stomach  TID  Get superb  results  in प्रतिश्याय . Some person  may feel  Hiccups for few seconds after taking this  juice,  but don't  worry.
Vd. Vishal Rajparia: Is it 1 tsp TID?
Dr. Bhavesh Modh: Morning before  breakfast , Afternoon  before lunch , Evening  (night ) before  dinner .
Dr. Samir Suneri: In this type of condition we using 1st Tab tribhuwan kirti ras, 2nd Tab laxmi villas ras And steam inhalation of cap halin two times And home ramidies like Worm Milk 200ml+15gm jaggery+haldi power3 gm these golden milk at bed time.
Dr Poornima: Freshly  prepared  Maricha churna 2pinch with  honey  early morning  helps in acute  pratishyaya.
Ayulink: How much honey? and should it be licked? or mix with water and drink?
Shri Minoo parabia: As i understand this is allergic rhinitis. Cool as well as moist climate, exposure to wind, air borne particles strong perfumes, paint smell and innumerable causes may result in to pratisyaya. Fresh ginger juice with honey is the preferred anupan for the medication mentioned already. Sanshamani is found useful even as prophylactic for the patients known  to be allergic.
Dr Poornima: 1/2spoon honey.  Should  be licked. Single  dose of curd  with  sugar stops running  nose- Vattaja pratishyaya.
Dr. Bhavesh Modh: Very delicious  remedy  but many mothers  restricted . they told it's great  cause  of  cold & cough.
Vd. Akshata Swami: Sir, its vagbhatokta remedy, it tastes like shrikhand good for pratishyaya.
Dr. Bhavesh Modh: I also read in सुश्रुत संहिता  & Hon.Vd.Bapalal G.Shah  told  अम्ल रस परम वात नाशक
Dr. Ravindra Upadhyay: Dr Modh I agree. Similarly one can take SHRIKHAND. AVOID DRINKING WATER AFTER THAT
Dr. Bhadresh Naik: Mindset makes more active rather than what we taken Prabhav make more fast active. Wrong myths are active faster than reality
Vd. Gurumahantesh:
1. Plain tila taila or karpooradi taila abhyanga to mukha ,uras followed by steam inhalation.
2. Cap. Nasoallerin 1-1-1
3. Shunthi sadhita jala to drink
4. Nidana parivarjana
These will be sufficient to subside the symptoms within 48 hours.
Vd. Sandeep J. Prasad: My sadguru advises to put 2 drops of amrutdhara  in hankerchief and to inhale every 15 mnts in nasal block.
Vd. nikul patel: I am using Vyosadi vati 2 tabs thrice a day, Laxmi vilas ras naradiya 1 tab thrice a day, Tribhuvan kirti ras 2 tab with tulsi leaves twice a day.
Dr. Bhadresh Naik: Agnikumarras, Anutail nasya.
Chitakadivati, Pradranakloh- Stimulates Initial Madhya.
Black piper 7 empty stomach for 11days.
According to ranjitbhai desai ptatisyay is relleted to agnimandya- Ras dhatu increase-  Similar to vaginal discharge
That's why I suggest Pradranakloh having good results.
Dr Jayesh Patel: We are using Chitrak haritaki 1 tea spoon bd - empty stomach, Syr- Shwasamrutam 2 tea spoon tds, Trikatu churn with honey. Stop all modern medicines & Also guided Pathyaapthy. It's gives excellent result.
Dr. Jyoti Ashok:
1)1/4 tsf ginger juice with honey to b licked before food 3 times.
2) 1/4 tsf of haridra churna in hot milk 2 times.
3) nishamritha tabs 2-2-2-2.
(Will stop antihistamines)
Steam inhalation.
Dr. Nitish Dubey: Sir amount of anu tail nasya in pratishyay.
Dr. Bhadresh Naik: We suggest 4drop each nostril 3time.
Dr.kavita Shah: I have got results with Dashmulakatutrayam kashayam. 2tsf with hot water twice a day.
Vd.manasi Kulkarni: In some patients, suffering from pratisshay, I found the history of severe constipation, Apan vayu has got pratilom gati .. due to that pratisshay lakshan is there. Give, Gandharva haritaki Or Kumari asav Or icchabhedi. Which depends upon the degree of constipation And the results are excellent in such type of patients.
Dr. Bhavesh Modh: Cold  line of treatment  निवातशय्यासनचेस्टनानि मूर्ध्नो गुरुष्णम तथैव वास:
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Dr.Aksht Sapare: In paed वचा अवचूर्णन on chest is useful. I also advise vacha avchurnan on soles during night.
Vd.piyush Kakodiya: I diagnosis my patients with following tips :- whether it aggravate by intake of kaf and vaat ahaar viraar or it decreses, paitik symptoms based on my practice knowledge are burning eyes, patients feel fumes coming from inside,what to take ice cream, vaat pitta laxanas- want to warm things or reside in warm conditions.
Treatment what i give to my patients 1) For paitik- mild daily based night virechan with 2 haritaki tabs, sitopalaadichurn 3 gram +yastimadhu choorn 3 gram empty stomach with honey (quantity sufficient) morning and evening 1 hour before food. 2) For vatik and kafaj origin-trikatu choorn with honey before food empty stomach. Nasya with ginger juice (5to 15 drops in each nostril) for instant relief from mucus blocked nose.
Dr. Maya Gaykwad: In paed its difficult to diagnose as its due to vataj or kafaj pratishay still I have got good results with swamala in recurrent acute cold. if it is associated with fever then we need antipyretic in child.
Vd. Kundan Gadhavi: First 2 days ginger milk /curd marich jaggery (not useful in pittaj). water processed in sunthi to drink, steam inhalation with ajmod, & langhan from 3rd day mild purgative like pathyadi kwath or dwatridashang kwath. sitopladi,yashti,sring,trikatu,vacha combinations.     Halin nasal drops.
Ayulink: Is it practically tested in your patients? How long it took to control runny nose?
Vd. Gurumahantesh: Yes, in practice I advise them to follow this and within 3rd day, patient reports relief if about 50-60%and I further advise them to carry out the same for a week.
Dr. Jaya Sambhus: Shrungyadi churn + haritaki pachan churn ( vag. Jwar chi )  with hot water TDS , Mahajwarankush vati, Dama vati  BD, Gandharv haritaki 2 tab HS, Nasya with anu tai / shadbindu tail /  lavanak  as per dosha. With this I m getting results in 1 day only. I always give 3 days med for acute condition with results.
Vd. Dhruti Nirav Bhatt: Running nose or Acute cold . Clove paste application: U take 2 or 3 cloves(laving)- Fry them and make powder then add little amount of warm water and make paste. Apply on forehead and on nose .there is burning sensation but it's very effective. Boiled water of Dry ginger (sunthi ) and Taj for drinking. Tulsi,Ginger juice with honey.
Dr. Sachinkumar Jinture: In Acute condition i m advise only Aampachak vati and Koshan Jal ..
Vd. Tanuja Gokhale: Lakshmi Vilas Rasa is my drug of choice. The combination with other medicines changes as per adjoining symptoms.
Vd. Dhruti Nirav Bhatt: We can use Laxmi vilasras  and Nag guti. Sometimes Mahasudarshan also gives very good result.
Dr.Anant Sangel : Pradranakloh which medicine or what content in this..
Vd. Rupa Raval: It contains many dipan pachan ingredients so it helps to relive cold also. It is  useful to relieve indigestion, anemia, asthma, cough.It is nourishing in nature and improves strength and immunity.
Pranav dalwadi: I am using below prescription in my pt.
1. Nardiy laxmivilas Ras 2 tds with Nagarvel leaf.
2. Haridrakhand powder 1 tds with hot water
3. Erand bhrist haritaki 1 tsf at night
Within 3 day running nose pratishyay clear without any morden medicine
If want to add something than added
4. Cap. Nilsin 1 tds
Also Halin drop nas  and diet as per text...
Dr.sarang Patil:
1)In acute condition- Arogyavardhini with sanjivani vati 2 tab vyankale with leukwarm water and Abhayarishta.
2) chronic condition- Chausashti pipli+ laghmalini vasant gives good results.
Vd.Rahul Doke: In acute running nose Cap Nilsin 1-1-1 Tid honey, Tab Arogyavardhini 2-0-2 warm water, Haridra khanda churna 1 tsp twice a day.
Dry ginger or vacha powder to be applied on fore head. Steam inhalation twice a day.  Rest for at least a day. Stops running nose in 2-3 days .
Vd.mohit Lodha: I have use Sanjeevani vati500mg + ladhusuth mishran200mg(sdm)+ laxmivilas200mg ..for running nose.
Dr. Sushant Patil: Sanjivani and vyoshadi in Kaphaj Pratishyay is useful.
Dr. Uday H. Hanagal: Kaphaja Pratishyaya-- Snigdaha Sheeto gurumandaha Slakshno mrutsnaha sthiraha Kaphaha, these r Prakruta guna's of Kapha, When increases (vriddhi) Slesma agnisadanam prasekalasya gauravam svaitya saitya slatangatvam svasakasa ati nidrataha, these lakshana's can occur, In this condition I used to give Trikatuchoorna 1/4 to 1/2 tsp+Jaggery powder1/2 to 1tsp mixtogether & should be taken little little along with easily digestable pathyakara ahara(Pranavata Oushadhi Sevana Kala-- Astanga Hrudaya Sutrasthana), to drink Boiled water is pathya.
Dr. Sushant Patil: Ashtangavaleh aslo useful in acute cold. Yog Ratnakar stated Maithun ie sexual intercourse is reason for Acute cold. If we consider this is due to Bal ( force ) Kshay and Shukra Kshay then we can use Licorice and Kapikachhu mixture with warm milk.
Dr. Amal JP: In case of nasarsha apply aparna kshara (apply on the polyp). Or swetha gunja kalka. The polyp reduces with in 5 days.
Dr Pradnya Chavan :  Sitopaladi churna +yashti +vacha+ kantakari with warm water..it gives relief from running nose and also if congestion in throat. If antibiotic effect required sukshma triphala also works good. Two to three times as required 1/4tsf of churna combination before food...with warm water. If not possible for patient to take churna directly add with 1 tsf honey and tell to lick it small quantities( muhurmuhur) 2-3 time. All churna in equal quantities.
Dr. Kiran Prajapati: Sitopaladi churn with honey.
Ayulink: Pl give more details..how to use, when to use.
Vd. Neeraj Pooner: Jala neti with saline warm water gives immediate effect provided there should be minimal exposure to cold air, direct air.
Dr. Amal JP: Apamarga kshara or swetha gunja kalka.
Dr. Kiran Prajapati: Sitopaladi churn with honey 3 gm - bd.
Shri Minoo parabia: We mix oil and mesh-carbon with apamarg kshar (5:1:1) and use as nasya, 2 times a day on nasal polyps. Anubhoot.
Vd. Neeraj Pooner: Regarding practical approach
A clinical trial on 30 patients with acute cold along with sinusitis .From department of shlakaya was registered and jala neti was applied daily for 15 days .Running nose , stuffy nose symptomatic relief from them was achieved . In practical approach we make patients to do jalaneti on regular days for 10 days then after onwards  in 3 days .
Dr. Arvind Shahane: Kalpataru ras.  chhikani jem sunghavu. For running nose , Blocked nose.
Ayulink: How many times? when? any particualr times? do u practice this in your patients? Is it effective?
Dr. Arvind Shahane: Yes daily in morning. When symptoms increase use anytime. It helps reduce headache also.It is working as shrotoshodhak.
Ayulink: Kalpataru ras as nasya...can it be risky? chances of side effects or complications?
Dr. Arvind Shahane: I use only like chhikani so no chances of side effects. My uncle vadhya D N SHAHANE Proscribed it like chhikani since more than 15 yrs Not seen any side effects till today And get very good result.
Dr. Bhadresh Naik: Kindly considered causative factor
Vegavrodh, Nidan Parivargan is first line of treatment.
Dr. Devesh Kumar: Sir chhikani means ?
Ayulink: chhikani = snuffing powder, like tobacco powder.
Slovenia Anoop S. Anand: Vyoshadi vadakam small doses 3-4-5 times a day helps in reducing Allergic cough. Otherwise in regular use i have honey 1 tablespoon, 1 lemon squeezed, 2-3 cloves powdered, 1/4 teaspoon each of turmeric and dry ginger powder..mix it and have 1 teaspoon each 3-4 times a day...it gives relief to all types of acute colds..
Dr.sujata Kadam: I use Vyoshadivati 2tab bd, Aarogyavardhini 2 tab. Bd.
Vd. Rupa Raval: Dry roast salt and ajwain equal proportion and sniff fumes, this gives very good relief in rhinitis,
Dr. Ravindra Upadhyay: For Nasal blockage- Inhalation of hot water added with ajwayan, ginger, Tulsi,  pudina, mint, marich powder. Pl do not add Vicks.  It will dry the secretions. Cleansing of bowels prerequisite of the treatment.
Dr. Rinku Shah: Tab histantin 2-2, Tab nagguti 2-2, Halin nasal drops for steam inhalation.
Vd.kiran Ambre Pune: Tab Dashamul katutrayadi - 1 tds, Tab Sheetjwaradi- 1 tds , After food.
Sitopaladi 3 gm with honey 2 to 3 times ,Nosticaps for inhalation, Steam inhalation, Warm water to drink.
Dr. Suyog Kulkarni: What are the contains of histanin ? Is it an Ayurvedic preparation ?
Dr. Rinku Shah: Yes it is Ayurvedic. It is keralian company
USA Irene CCA: Well in those process in my experience is better let body cleanse itself . You can help to relieve symptoms with hot water, lemon, turmeric and honey.
Ayulink: we start discussion on CHRONIC cold with any etiology or pathology. For example, Aama condition, DNS, nasal polyp, sinusitis, chronic inflammation of nasal membrane etc.
Vd. Gurumahantesh: In Chronic cold  One should always think about constipation as one of the main cause.Agastya hareetaki or chitraka hareetaki 3 teaspoon two times a day. Along  with haridra khanda 1tsf bd will be sufficient.
Ayulink: DNS is nicely controlled by simple cows ghee nasya - 2 drops in each nostril, every morning. It can be practiced as daily routine.
Nasal polyp: we use gudsunthi nasya, 3-4 days, max 8-10 days. Polyp gets shrieked.
Vd. Gurumahantesh: Quantity of gudaardraka sir
Ayulink: Usually we take a pinch of sunthi and small piece of gud (jaggery) - mixed with half tsf water
Vd.manasi Kulkarni: DNS - local application of kshar tail with cotton. Don't do nasya, just apply kshar tail with cotton buds. Daily for 2 times
Vd. Vishal Rajparia: Marsh nasya of Anutaila works better for jirnapratishyaya caused by sinusitis.
Dr. Ravindra Upadhyay: I have used Dashmoolkatutraya  ref  "  Sahasrayog " to be used twice a day. 1 to 2 tsf with lukewarm water. Samata as well as inflammatory changes can be taken care of beautifully.
Dr Pradnya Chavan : Chronic sinusitis 7 days nasya with Anutaila 6-8 drops each nostril. After that advice to continue at home for next one month. Advice pranayam anulom vilom,deep breathing exercises with counting, Bhramari. if turbinate hypertrophy,polyp shadbindu taila had good result. Vacha taila 3-4 drops daily 7 days works well.
Vd. Hardik bhatt: Vardhman pippli prayog is good for chronic cold.
Dr. Bhavini Raja: 1 glass of luke warm water + 1/2 tea spoon turmeric powder. Drinking daily in the morning is good for jirna  pratisyay. Daily use of chyavanpras will increase immunity , also useful for jirna pratisya due to less immunity.
Dr Ashi Vaidhya: In chronic sinusitis I m using nasya with Anu tail alternately with shadbindu tail for 21 days along with Dhoom nasya of shigru beej +haridra followed by kunjal and jal neti once in a weak.
Dr Poornima: To clear nasal passage SINOL Drops helps very well. 2 to 4drops twice daily. For 7_10days. Clears throat  itching  also.
Dr. Uday H. Hanagal: SINOL DROPS Which Company Madam?
Dr Poornima: Kumar  ayurvedaashram
Dr. Sheetal Sumra: Chronic cold and cough.. I had tried  sitopaldi churna plus yasthimadhu churna plus tankan bhasma chatan with honey  in my personal practice and it works wonders
Dr.Aksht Sapare: If chronic cough n cold r due to DNS then vagbhatokta kashay....i e masdhatu n med dhatu n asthidhatu pachak kashay r useful........these kashay also correct other maso.medo .dushti lakahna..of anything granthokta and guna vichaar.: Chronic conditions gandharv haritaki as anuloman. Vasakasav in kafaj kala,sitopaladi .chywan prash in hemant rutu or kantakari avleha.works multidimensional. Improves lung immunity and takes care of dusht kafa.
Dr. Jyoti Ashok: One of the main reason for jeerna pratishyaya is adhyashana. Restrict to 3 meals a day. Nothing in best except liquids. Another reason is excess consumption of water. Restrict that.  For allergic causes increase the immunity. I usually first give proper or mridu virechana . Then start with agastya rasayana / chyavanprash/ bhavana jeeraka rasayana/ ashwagandha rasayana etc acc. to patients.                         Followed by Grita brashta haridra in hot milk. Anu taila nasya. 2 drops in each nostrils once or twice a day.
Ayulink: I use sometime nag Gutika or anandbhairav ras - but both contains ras aushadh. So can't continue for long. Both gives good response in dose of 1 tid for 2 weeks.
Ayulink: It is open for any kind of cold - pratishyay : of any etiology or pathology.
Vd. Vishal Rajparia: Allergic rhinitis  Laghu Vasanth malati rasa 1tab BD , Dashmool trikatu kwath, Pathyadi kwath, Anutaila nasya marsh nasya. This protocol followed at my clg.
Vd. Nidhi Awasthy: In chronic cold  Laxmivilaas ras 1bd, Chitrak haritaki ableh 1tsp bd And nasya with shad bindu tail.
Dr.Ganesh Ramdasi: For rhinitis. First see how pitta work. Most of cases pittaj pratishy is there and all are given kafaj treatment. Second important one see on Aapan work. if it is disturb then make it normal  Because Pratishay is nothing but urdhw gati of aapan.
Dr. Rinku Shah: Dwatridashang quath shows good result in allergic cough.
Dr. Jaya Sambhus: Chronic / allergic prstishay. First 7 days symptomatic TT like dipan , pachan , mrudu rechan . After that vaman Then pippali rasayan No further TT required.
Dr. Rachana Mumbai: Almost all members of my family suffering through chronic rhinitis, tried many things. But got best results with  1) nidan parivarjan  2) sunthi + haridra powder 1 tea spoon morning empty stomach . Drinking Ushano odak made with sunthi And applying hot sunthi on scalp when there is severe attack of rhinitis especially in rainy season , in Mumbai rainy season is very bad for these or Other medicine that gives good results are  Histantin tablets (Kerala Ayurved pharmacy), Haridra khanda, Nasya with anu tail(nasya is not always beneficial we have to differentiate well as saam or niraam avast ha, when to advice nasya and especially in Mumbai bcoz there is lots of humidity, )
Vd. Kirti: Pratishyay- Unnecessary water intake should be avoid.
Dr. Suyog Kulkarni: In selected cases I have used nasya of Tribhuvankeerti  with very good results. Specially for DNS and / or polyps.
Vd. Kirti: Pratishyay sito+ sunth+ trikatu+ sharkara+ yashti. With honey
Vd.pallavi : In Pratishyay - I have got the result by using the combination of Fa Churn + shrung bhasm +sitopaladi churn  with honey  3-4 times in a day. Fa Churn is faktrikadi guggul   Used in panchabhautik chikitsa padhhati
Dr. Mrugeshkumar Patel: In Chronic rhinitis - Nidan parivarjanm first - Local application of sensor roll-on,syp Flurin,Vardhaman pipali prayog,Tab Trishun,Drink  Ushnodak with sunthi ,Tab Urtimax, Depson pharma ,Anu tail nasya (marsh nasya),Tab Avir,mrudu rechan,  excellent result.
Ayulink: we will continue with pratishyay - acute or chronic, with any etiology or pathology. Also please discuss pratishyay (symptom) as side effect of any medicine/ process or disease.
For example: I have observed many time pratishyay can be there as side effect of shirodhara - if done with oils like chandanadi, chandanabakadi or shit virya herbs in cold climate. Such conditions are not easy to control. Also please discuss pratishyay as a symptom of any other disease.
Dr.Priyanka Sampat : Gen in such conditions local  swedan, pradhaman nasya with plain vacha, pachan dravya shankh vati if headache severe then sut shekhar, if req mukh lepam with shunthi and vacha. That’s the main reason pt she be asked to go covered with a jacket nd cotton ear plugs. Also kerala padhati uses rasnadi choornam rubbing on scalp for shirodara it helps to take care if vitiation of vata.
Vd. Gurumahantesh: Pratishyaya will be a symptom in patients usually suffering from constipation.
Dr. Rinku Shah: How it is used? Means how we can administrted it..like pradhaman nasya?
Dr. Suyog Kulkarni: No. I rub tablet Tribhuvankeerti on the stone with is used to paste sandalwood (in marathi it is called सहाण ). In short , make thin paste & use it as regular nasya liquid . It does give lot of burning to begin with , but very good results.
Dr.Priyanka Sampat: Teekshna nasya type Shodhan
Dr. Madhuri Patil Chaudhari: Nasya...also may cause.. updrav swarup., rhinitis or pratishyay, Dhumpaan post shirodhara or nasya.. esp. with Ajwain, vacha, sunthi, Shirolepan (forehead) with vacha, jaiphal, trikatu powder.
Dr. Rachana Mumbai: Very true, if dhumpan is taken post nasya than, can get better results.
Vd. Kundan Gadhavi: In chronic partisan laxmivilas ras, anu taila/shadbindu nasya., sitopladi,pippali,shring in pittaj or in pediatric pt with lower immunity gadosatva,yashad,shring bhasma, and biobliss .gives very good results.
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Dr. Shantanandkumar: We r using Cap Rhinagra 1tid
1 tsf tulsi Swaras + 2 drops honey.
Vijay Mcwan Dahod: My grandmas home remedy. Clove and Ghee warm,and keep in mouth. Running nose will stop.
Mr. Rahul Pujari: Whenever I get cold I take a lot of warm liquids and heavy doses of vitamin c. Recently I used a ayurvedic herbal drink called samahan and it worked really well. But yes these are more last minute applications for long term I think one has work on keeping immunity strong.  This my personal layman opinion.
Vd. Piyush Prajapati: Sunthi mixed with jeggery  Water can stop running nose.. instant..  Ref.BP.
Ayulink: how much sunthi and jaggrey? how much water quantity? and when to take? any special preparation method?
Dr. Shakun Palkar: Adrak with  zagari n steam inhalation and langhan gives results  then give  Laxmivilasa gati n. Guduchi kvatha three time.For 5days.
Dr. J. T. Contractor: Black pepper seeds that the strong boiled decoction, a table spoon an hour interval in a day at the end of 4th dose say goodbye to ordinary coughs cold, for sustained results repeat for a day or two.
Dr Sandeep Madaan: I have come across people with running nose in extreme summers. These remedies don't work there. That condition I prescribe khas syrup.
Dr. Chirag: Even I have seen good results with just application of sunthi and water made hot and applied on forehead and nose. It may lead to a bit of burning and redness on the area temporary And for the patient with very much of pitta predominancy it sud be avoided.
Vd. Bharati  S. Deshmukh: I used  laxami villas ras., 1 BD, tri.ki.tab . BD,  & lagu  sit. 1bd. Advice  about  dry  things  such  as channa,  & consum less  liquid,  avoid  early  morning  water  intake  which  is  almost  main  reason of  pratishyaya.
Dr. Pratibha Bhavsar: Tab trishun bd,sunthi with warm water along with laxmi vilas ras is very effective.
Vd. Bhavesh Sirvi: Just give Halin cap for smell.
Vd. Dipak Upadhyay: I am using Tab. Step 1TDS.Laxmivilash Ras. Inhalation - haldi + sunthi + ajmo (all 3 mg ).
Dr.sarika Singh: I give t.septilin 2 TDS, Cap.Nilsin (phytopharma) 2 TDs for 5 days along with inhalation of cap.halin(Nagarjun ).
Dr. Khushbu Patel: I used tribhuvan kirti ras 1 bd with honey ,laxmivilas ras 1 bd with honey,cap.rhinorm ( atrimed )2 bd with water.
Dr. Jayshree Y. Mahajan: I use quath- Haladi 1sp, ginger1 inch, tulasi patra 20 to 30, elaychi powder1/4 do. Ready quath + add jaguary in it. Best for cold with laxmi vilas, tri.Ki. But I think this quath work most.


Dr. Supratim Bir: One magical cure in running nose is Dhumpaan with ghrita haridra barti. But it stays for half an hr only. U ve to repeat it frequently .
Dr. Ujwala Said: I give tab septilin one tds.
Vd. Piyush Prajapati: 1gm sunthi ,5gm jiggery, 15ml warm water. Desolve jeggery in warm water and then add sunthi. First 1-2 drops then u cn put 10 drops too.
Vd. Pritam Bharat Veer: For running nose in children as well as in adults also we can give Vishwa1 part and vacha 2 parts only awaghargharshan on nostrils on forehead.
Dr. Jayshree Y. Mahajan: If fever and throat pain with cold.
Vd. Pritam Bharat Veer: Pratishyay is running nose means kaf vaat dushti. So accordingly I used to give following.
Raspachak+ Sut+ karpuradi/lawangadi+ vaatvidwas+ sitolapadi+ shathi +l axmivilas.
Adult can apply lep of sunth vekhand and kapoor on sinuses.
Dr Kusum Pawse: Tab septilin 2 tds and cap nilsin phytopharma 2 tds and steam inhalation.
Vd Raksha Shukla: I give cap nilsin(phyto pharma) &tab laxmivilas nardiy &tab vyoshadi 2 bd.
Vd. Pritam Bharat Veer: One more thing which u can say as home remedy too but I hv observed improvement with dry steam of jwar floor and rason covers. U tell many pt to do this. As rason is useful i. Vaatpradhan dushti. For Nasal blockage hot ajmoda pottali will resolve 80 % blockages .Also as I said earlier sunth and vacha combi can be applied on nostrils.

When there are repeated episodes of pratishyay I used to start septilin for 1 month. As immunity gainer.
Vd Daxa Patel: I use mostly vyoshadi vati  and Nag gutika with inhalation of sunthi and ajmod. If nasal blokage I give cephagrain(charak) drop for nasya.
Vd. Pritam Bharat Veer: Wht is the content of cephagrain??
Ayulink: It is from charka pharmaceuticals- Tablet and drops both forms are available. contents are many...one need to go with the comapny
Vd. Manhar Prajapati: Trikatu+sitopaladi.tribhuvan kirtiras.
Ayulink: how to take, how much to take, how many times to take?
Slovania Kaja Kastner: Ginger tea with honey (never put honey in hot tea, leave to cool it down first). Sometimes applying few drops of anu thaila in nostrils, which has shodhana effect. In eu  we don't get all ayurvedic herbs, so we are limited.
Vd. Manhar Prajapati: In child 2-3gm with honey in adult 5gm with honey tbk 2 tab with ginger juice empty stomach.
Dr. Nehal Shah: Syp. Flurin 2.5ml twice a day,for 4day,  I had given to 5yrs old child had runny nose and I got good result.
Vd. Pritam Bharat Veer: Flurin content
Dr. Pramod Nakarde: Tab lakshmivilas 1 TDs, Danti yog HS, Sukshma triphala 1bd.
Dr. Vipin Pandey: nasal congestion k liye ajmoda ko heat kar jo fume banati he usako sunghane se bahut labh milata he.
Dr. Vipin Pandey: laxmivilas ras 2 tab tds  giloy ghan vati 1 tab tds.
Dr.manohar Ahire: Pratishayay churn 10 gm or small t spoon with 1 t spoon honey daily 3 time And 3 to 4 drops pure lukewarm  coconut oil , Supported ayu dhara.
Dr. Minakshi Kaundal: Nardiye laxmi vilas sras 1tab bd Chitrak haritki 3gm bd.
Dr. Santosh Mali: In pratishya Vat pradan symptoms.  Then.  Use vasa bibhitak kantakari marich lodra. N rechak yoga. Nasya of yashti tail Lepa shunti n vacha Pittpradhan  if nasanaha aaraktata nasya yashti ghrut. Yashti Arjun  n rechak yog n milk with haridra Kafaj pratishya trikatu pushakrmul with Madhu. Shrungyadi kashay Vacha vakeri kukutnaki lepa Anu  tail nasya.
Vd. Rahul Botadara: In running nose kafkuthar ras 2bd tribhuvan kirti 2 bd vyoshadi vati 2 bd gives good resul.t
Dr. Satyendra Sharma: Running nose. 1.kakarsindhi & Pipper in equal amount (powder) one spoon with honey or luke warm water twice in a day. 2.Fresh garlic juice one spoon twice in a day.
Vd. Bhavdeep Ganatra: Tab OjaBal 3-3-3 & Tab RasaBal 2-2-2 Stream on face with Ajwayeen in water. Very quick & sure result
Dr. Archana Panchal: In nasal blockage 2-2 drops warm caster oil drops.
Dr. Ravi Dewan: Gorochanadi vati & Balajeerakadi kashayam gives good results.
Ayulink: Dose? How to take? And for how many days? Your practical experience please. 
Dr. Ravi Dewan: 1 tab each thrice a day for 3-4 days.
Ayulink: we start discussion on CHRONIC  cold with any etiology or pathology. For example, Aama condition, DNS, nasal polyp, sinusitis, chronic inflammation of nasal membrane etc
Dr. Shantanandkumar: Chronic cold I useTab trishul 2 tid &steam inhalahltion.
Dr. Pramod Nakarde: Pratishyhar TDs Vyoshadi vati 2 TDs Danti yog HS Lakshmivilas tds
Dr.manohar Ahire: Bioforce mt drop's 20 drop's with some warm water every 30 minutes 1 day, steam therapy or infra light therapy, Shadbindu oil 4 to 6 drop in noise, Jalneti chikitsa Fully relief within 2 days in chronic coryza and cold.
Vd. Pritam Bharat Veer: I used to treat underlying pathology like aam arsh along with kafaghna and vaatanuloman chikitsa invludes lavangadi, sitopaladi also
Slovania Kaja Kastner: Jala neti
Dr. Shruthi Arun: Ya Jala neti dashamoola kashayam will have good results.
Vd. Shrinidhi: In acute rhinitis tab M.N.J  1 t.i.d mixed with 1/2 tsp adraka swarasa and dashamoola arista 20 ml t.i.d for 3 days.
Tilak Raj Gujrani: Type of pratishya Vataj, Pittaj and Kaphaj. Where as Vataj and Kaphaj needs hot / ushan virya medicines like vatasnabh ( aconite) / kuchla / ras sindur etc. but Pittaj will not be cured rather aggrevated by ushan virya medicines. That needa cold or sam / सम शीतोष्ण medicines. Hot soups with ghee are useful in vaataj. Laxmivilas ras naardiya and Septilin with ginger, black pipper and cinnamon tea with lemon juice bd / tds according to condition. Sitopladi churan 2 gm + abhrak bhasm 125 mg with honey bd.Anupaan according to dosha.
Dr Ganesh pawara.: I used laxmivilas ras. 1bid Tk 2bid. Sitopaladi churn Hot Steam inhalation 2-3times a day.
Dr Sandeep Madaan: Laxmi Vilas rasa tablet one thrice a day with milk. Chitrak haritaki half teaspoon full twice a day with milk.
Dr Chirag Vyas: In chronic case Cap.Nilsin 2-2-2 bef food Ajamodadi tb..2-2-2 bef food & Laxmivilas ras 2-2-2 after food
Nasya is necessary- Daily steam 2 time. Hot water to drink.If constipated pt..then any of haritaki yog as per prakruti. If associated with throat Tb septilin 2-2-2 af food. If associated with ear pain then sarivadi vati 2-2-2 with ear drop like Babulin/ vacha lasunadi. If associated with eye burning then eyton eye drops. Head ache then add shirasuladi vajra ras AF 2 tds. Then at the end . chikista should be follow up with Grahani Rog vat / Mandagni vat.
Dr. Chirag: Sdhya pratishyay only happens with shirodhara only when there is stored form of kapha in the head or sinuses, say in hrisva quantity (subacute stage) And this can be very well cured with pathyadi Ghan.
Dr. Shakun Palkar: Jiran pratishyay Shunti n Vacha lep over the frontal maxillary  sinus morn. n even remove with worm water  Nasya anutail 4-6drops for 15days then continue as  pratimarsh Nasya 3-4 month internally  first suvarnkalp mahalakshmivilasa 1bd for2wks then plain lakshmivilasa 1 month with guchyadikvath as anupan gudshunti empty stomach  gandharvaharitaki  at. Hs
Vd. Pritam Bharat Veer: What cn we do for nasal blockages? In adults as well as children.
Vd. Rahul Botadara: nasya with Anutail
Vd. Pritam Bharat Veer: Is Anutail opens blockage? I saw many pt with blockage increases in the evening. As vaat kaf anubandh is there.  I am helpless at that time.
Vd. Rahul Botadara: yes After 30 minit
Vd. Pritam Bharat Veer: Also I hv one pt with pratishyay since 10 yrs. Loss sensation of smell. In such cases what can we do? If I can give her Upshay that will be great achievement for me as she is suffering since 10 yrs. Can ahe regain her sense of smelling?
Ayulink: In a similar patient, I advised for shadbindu oil for one month. Patient experienced somewhat improvement in smelling sense. And pratishyay was completely disappeared.
Vd. Pritam Bharat Veer: Timing
Ayulink: Once a day in morning. Does - six drops in each nostril.
Vd. Pritam Bharat Veer: 6 6 drpos daily?
Ayulink: Yes. The name of the formula indicates the same. Shad = six, and bindu = drops.
Dr Sandeep Mishra: Shadbindu taila is good for migraine also ?
Vd. Prakash Trivedi: Sometimes pt. Complaints heaviness of head and severe head after the instillation of Shadbindu oil in each nostrils, so what can I advise to the pt.?Headache.
Ayulink: In both cases - pratishyay or shirahshul, shadbindu oil may produce side effects or complications, if not done properly. This is my practical observation. Basically for pratishyay (acute or chronic); I don't go with shadbindu oil directly. But somebody asked or smell sense disturbance due to cold, in that matter we r discussing abt this nasya.
In general acute condition of pratishyay (or similar conditions like sinusitis, rhinitis or coryza or hey fever - my choice is laxmivilas ras, tribhuvankirti ras - 1 tid and if needed nag gutika - 1 bid gives very fast result (response time is about 1 hour). I don't need to go for nasya. I can ask my patient to stop anti allergic, antihistamine, antipyretic, decongestant etc and totally with Ayurveda medi we can provide the same result, faster or sometimes cheaper then modern medicine
Vd. Pritam Bharat Veer: What do u do in Jirn pratisyay?
Vd. Yashpalsinh Jadeja: Improperly taking churna also cause pratisyay...!!!!it was happened with some students ! काल  is also very imp in pratisyay, kas, swas. मुहुर्मुहू aplicacion of medicine is very imp.. i always prescribes sitopaladi or talisadi every 1-2 hr with madhu ghit. it gives very gd results
Dr. Renu Agarwal: Sir in what dose?
Vd. Yashpalsinh Jadeja: acc to dosh nd rogi condition. sometimes 2-3 gm nd sometimes 5 grm.
Ayulink: Proper nasya karma for 8-10 days.
Slovania Kaja Kastner: What some simple remedies, if we don't get all ayurvedic medicines?
Tilak Raj Gujrani: To clear blocked nostrils, nasya of crushed Swas kuthar ras is very effective. It melts the phlegm in sinusitis and clear discharges by nose. In chronic cases, Chitrak haritki and haridra khand 100 gm each. Mix together. Take 5 gm bd with Luke warm water. Sitopladi churan 100 gm + abhrak bhasm 10 gm + ras sindur 5 gm. Mix. Take 2.5 gm bd with honey. Laxmi vilas ras naardiya + Tab. Septilin , both 1 tab each. BD. Keep your body well hydrated. Get very good results and patient cured in 2-3 weeks.
Dr. Santosh Mali: One of t different thinking related to pratishya. By Vd.Jamdagni sir also m using in my practise.
Considering pratishya as nasa  atisar....use of sanjivani vati kutajaridhta...n other drugs from atisar are very effective in acute as well as chronic pratishya. Also using panchbahutik sidanata....in pratishya aap mahabuta in sharir  increases so to compenset aap mahabhuta use of drug having prutvi guna......gairik rajani
Vd. Krutika Suhas Chaudhary: dhanyak him n avipattikar churn cn b the cause. Jirn / recurruntpratishyay is one of the cause of hairfall and dandruff.  And  also pratishyaya kasa kshaya. In vatik if its anaha then sweet soup of bajra flourmade with jaggery and ghee is the best remedy. It should be used frequently. Also sweden/steam with ajmoda fant and vicks works miraculously.
Dr. P. A. Deshpande: I have three types of treatment by alternative therapy   1).  Electro magnetic therapy. On scalp around eyes. And throat.  2).  Cupping. Therapy.  3). Ozone  plus oxygen bt bagging system. Give treatment  at each points  for 3 to 5  minutes.  Cronic cold is cured  in a week or two.  No side effects. Can be taken along with medication also.  Fir non recurrance change life style  etc. The magnetic waives kills bacterias .Directly . For draining debris and mucas use cupping  therapy  on same points as above.  Images given below of electro magnetic machine  demo  and cupping. Treatment  by OZONE plus OXYGEN  mixture bagging  for chronic cold in this method  mixture of ozone and oxygen is used.A outlet is inserted  in plastic bag of size  14  X 18 inches. The tube is set at the level of nose.  After starting  mixture flow the bag is tightly closed by elastic strip. The bag inflates  with gas pressure  and excess pressure  is discharge from the closed side since not air tight but retains pressure . Deep  continuous  breathing  is  done.  The treatment is given for 20  minutes.The mixture jill bacteria  . Two weeks treatment is enough without side effects.  Ozone  output  at 5 mcg and  oxygen  flow  @ 25  litres per  minute is maintained. These treatments are developed by me with very low profile investment giving highest good  and  without any side effects  results.1). Electro magnetic therapy- The two way  instrument  is better to use. It has  two conductors.  Two controls are provided for adjustment  of frequency and  cycle  adjust  them according to tolerance .  Points of application.1 )  above eyebrows . 2)  below  eyes  3) both side of nose  4) centre between  eyebrows  n centre between  eye and ear  5) same  way other side  5) both sides of throat.
Vd. Prakash Trivedi: It's good for sinusitis. Most likely this is the point of sinuses.
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