Thyroid: A Layman's Guide & Case Study of Thyroid Treatment at AyurJaala.

Thyroid: A Layman's Guide & Case Study of Thyroid Treatment at AyurJaala.

Thyroid is a gland which secretes hormones and  is mainly responsible for controlling the speed of the body's metabolism. 

Any dysfunction of thyroid gland leads to hypothyroidism or hyperthyroidism disease. 

 

Hyperthyroidism:

Hyperthyroidism is a condition in which overproduction of thyroxine hormone in the blood by thyroid gland. 


Symptoms: bulging of eyes, nervousness, emotional instability, irregular & inconsistent menstruation, muscle weakness, sweating, headache, goiter, weight loss, strong feeling of hunger diarrhea, shaking hands, increased body temperature, increased heart rate, high blood pressure etc.


According to Ayurveda, the cause of hyperthyroidism is assumed to be the overactive Agni & imbalance of Vata & Pitta dosha.


Ayurvedic treatment of hyperthyroidism includes,

1) Panchakarma therapies like 

  1. a) shirodhara 
  2. b) abhyanga etc.

2) Also oral medicines.


Hypothyroidism:

Hypothyroidism is a condition in which the thyroid gland fails to function adequately, resulting in reduced levels of thyroid hormone in the body. 


Symptoms:

Depressed muscular activity, slow pulse, low blood pressure, hoarseness of voice, constipation, irritability, sensitivity to cold, depression, drooping & swollen eyes, swollen face, fatigue, weight gain, headache, hair loss, dry skin, heavy & painful periods & premenstrual tension. 

According to Ayurveda, the cause of hypothyroidism is assumed to be due to underactive agni & an unbalanced state of Kapha dosha. Therefore, ayurvedic treatment for hypothyroidism includes


1) Panchakarma Therapies like

  1. a) vamana
  2. b) virechana
  3. c) basti
  4. d) nasya
  5. e) shirodhara etc and

2) Oral medicines.

 

Treatment of thyroid at AyurJaala:


We at Ayurjaala treated many cases of thyroid issues with majorly oral medications. And few extreme cases with Panchakarma Therapies. 

Treatment example of thyroid issue for one of patient Dr Balu is solved with oral medications in 3 months, It's now completely under control. Dr Balu was suffering with TSH of 11.40 when he started oral medication. In 3 months it came down to TSH of 5.64.  

Patients at AyurJaala are treated with accurate diagnosis and quality medicine to solve the root cause issue of thyroid. So the patients will see immediate and improved health condition. 

Below Image shows the lab report of our patient Dr Balu, before start our treatment at AyurJaala, with TSH of 11.4



And after treatment for 3 months, TSH reduced to 5.64. Below the lab report shows the improvements. 


Like this many patients are treated at AyurJaala with accurate diagnosis and quality medicines. And gets cured fully. 



Author:
Dr Sudhindra Kulkarni
Chief Ayurveda Consultant | Ayur Jaala, BTM layout
Ph: 9148403168 | www.ayurjaala.com
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