WHAT IS DIARRHEA?
The condition of more than three bowel movements per day that are of loose or liquid character is known as Diarrhea. The most common cause of diarrhea is Gastroenteritis.
WHAT ARE THE CAUSES OF DIARRHEA?
The disorder diarrhea is a symptom in itself. It is a sign of a number of gastric ailments. The usual symptoms of diarrhea are:
- The common cause of diarrhea is infection
- Irritable bowel syndrome leads to diarrhea
- Food allergies
- Food malabsorption
- Drug reactions
- Ulcerative colitis
- Inflammatory disorders
WHAT ARE THE SYMPTOMS OF DIARRHEA?
The diarrhea due to any cause of known or unknown origin presents with the first symptom of loose stools more than thrice a day. The other symptoms presented with it are:
- Exhaustion due to frequent stools
- Loss of vital salts
- Loss of appetite
- Anxiety and dullness
HOW CAN AYURVEDA HELP IN CASE OF DIARRHEA?
Ayurveda is an ancient Indian system of medicine that makes use of herbs existing in the nature and formulates herbal remedies using the inherent power present in these herbs. We in Ayurveda believe that herbal remedies bring to you the richness of the herbs in a natural, unadulterated form. These combinations help improve immunity and provide strength, endurance and will.
Ayurveda uses the inherent power of natural herbs to bring about wonderful results on the human body. The herbs are natural and 100% safe. They improve the body metabolism and help recover from all digestive disorders. The digestion process is carried out smoothly and the digestive juice secretions become effective.
HERBS IN AYURVEDA THAT HELP IN CASE OF DIARRHEA
Zingiber officinale (SONTH)
Zingiber works wonderfully on the nervous and emotional ailments. The results are on the overall body system. The appetite is boosted, the brain functioning becomes sharper, and the memory becomes stronger. It acts well for weakness of body and mind, stresses of daily life, and improper brain functioning. It also has multiple effects on other organs. Sanjeevani vati has Zingiber.
EMBLICA OFFICINALIS (Amalaki)
The herb is known for its rejuvenating properties. It is a natural antioxidant that removes free radicals from the body and helps in regeneration of cells. Amla helps in increasing the body vitality and strengthening immunity. It helps in developing healthy, glowing skin and preventing premature aging. Anemia and blood related disorders are helped in a natural way. It helps in maintaining proper functioning of the liver. It aids digestion by soothing hyperacidity. This wonderful herb helps in improving immunity and boosting metabolism. The herb helps gain youthful skin and beauty. Amla has aphrodisiac, antipyretic, cardio-tonic, anti-diabetic, cerebral and gastrointestinal properties. It prevents premature greying of hair, hair loss and promotes hair and nail growth. It enhances eye sight, keeps the mouth clean, and nourishes bones and teeth. It helps to keep the intestine clean and also controls blood sugar. Amla is used to prepare Sanjeevani vati.
TERMINALIA CHEBULA (HARITAKI)
Haritaki is an important constituent of Triphala that has wonderful health benefits. It acts well in gastrointestinal ailments, in cases of spleenomegaly, hepatomegaly, tumors, ascites, and anemias. Its powder, when mixed with honey and ghee, is an effective remedy for anemia. The herb improves memory and is salutary in dysuria and urinary stones. Haritaki helps in improving appetite and helps in the digestion. In anemia of any origin, Haritaki herb is highly beneficial. It helps anemia due to haemoglobin deficiency, anemia due to red blood cell deficiency, and anemias of abnormal form origin. Haritaki is used in Sanjeevani vati.
TERMINALIA BELERICA (VIBHITAKI)
A very important herb in the Ayurvedic world, Vibhitaki is famous for its wonderful use in the formation of Triphala. It has numerous health benefits on the human body. Its action on the heart makes it an excellent heart tonic. It helps in purifying blood, thinning of blood, and removing toxins. It is used in cases of low RBC count and low haemoglobin. Vibhitaki helps cases of anemia of any origin and help regain healthy haemoglobin count and form. Our product Sanjeevani vati has Vibhitaki.
HOLARRHENA ANTIDYSENTRICA (KUTAJ GHAN VATI)
It has rich medicinal properties; the bark of this plant is used for dysentery. Severe forms of diarrhea can be relieved by the regular use of Kutza Ghan. It shows effective and rapid results as compared to modern medicines. It shows prominent results in irritable bowel syndrome. Ulcerative colitis has been relieved and its side effects are reduced with regular and prolonged use of Kutza Ghan. It is a very useful herb for proper functioning of intestines. It is sued in Kutaj Ghan vati.