ISSN Print: 2277-4343
Article: A CASE STUDY ON THE SYNERGISTIC EFFECT OF AAMPACHANA, VATANULOMANA, RASAYANA AND NASYA KARMA IN PRIMARY INFERTILITY IN PROMOTING OVULATORY CYCLES
Article Category: Case Reports
Author: Ketaki Vishwas Dhavale *, Vishala Turlapati
Abstract: Infertility is termed as failure to achieve conception by a couple of mature age, having unprotected and normal coitus during the appropriate period of the menstrual cycle regularly for at least one year. According to Ayurveda, rutu, kshetra, ambu and beejaas well as clarity of hrudaya, vayu, shadbhavaj, ahara, vihara, and bala, plays a vital role in causing infertility. Ayurveda long back has described the miseries of the childless couple. There are scattered details about vandhyatwa and its various treatment aspect of it. This article will present a case study of primary infertility due to Polycystic Ovarian Disease induced anovulatory cycles. In this case study, a 22-year-old patient was anxious to conceive after 1.5 years of regular and unprotected coitus and seeking Ayurvedic treatment. After a detailed history, examination and investigations, Ayurvedic treatment was given with aampachana, vatanulomana, rasayana and nasya. After treatment of 5 months, the patient came with secondary amenorrhea, and her pregnancy was confirmed with a urine pregnancy test and ultrasonography.
Keyword: Primary infertility, Polycystic ovarian disease, Anovulatory cycles, Kaphavrutta apan vatprokopaja artavadushti