Ayurvedic Management of Obese PCOS A Case Series

Author(s): Yogita Shrivas , Sujata K. Shamkuwar , Asokan V , M.B.Pillewan , Nandkishor Bankar , Sachin Patil

One of the most prevalent reproductive disorders in females is a polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS).Polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS),affecting nearly 10 percent or more of women all over the world. PCOS is a significant issue that can lead to infertility and other medical issues in the future. The symptoms of PCOS range from irregular or absent periods, anovulation , obesity, insulin resistance, hyperandrogenism, to even death. It is challenging to cure PCOS; the focus is just on the management of symptoms. The condition mimics some Ayurveda gynecological terms. The purpose of this study was to assess the efficacy of shodhana and shamana therapy for the treatment of PCOS. The treatment lasted for six months. The response to the treatment was recorded, and symptomatic relief and ultrasonography were used to evaluate the therapeutic effects. The findings revealed that with the use of Ayurveda regimen, PCOS could be managed effectively and surgical intervention be avoided.

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