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Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), also known as spastic colon, is a gastrointestinal disorder that affects the lower part of the gastrointestinal (GI) tract. It affects the function of the small intestine and large intestine (colon).
Some of the IBS symptoms include bloating and gas, cramps, diarrhea, constipation, abdominal pain, and changes in stool (feces) color.
There are three different types of irritable bowel syndrome, depending on which symptom is most dominant. They include:
How Ayurvedic medicine is applied to treat Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS):
Ayurvedic treatment for irritable bowel syndrome is specifically tailored to each individual’s case and looks at the dominant dosha in their constitution.
However, Ayurvedic treatment for irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) generally involves the following aspects.
A- Purvakarma treatments:
Purvakarma is Sanskrit for “foremost action.” It comprises herbal and oil treatments that loosen the accumulated toxins in the colon. Ayurvedic medicine believes these toxins trigger irritable bowel syndrome (IBS).
Ayurvedic medicine precautions for Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS):
Ayurveda uses natural and herbal remedies to treat diseases. However, if you want to use Ayurvedic medicines, herbs, supplements to treat a particular condition, you should consider the following precautions:
- Consult your Ayurvedic practitioner before taking Ayurvedic products on your own. Let them know if you have diabetes or are taking medication that may affect your treatment plan. They should adjust it to avoid any harmful interactions with the medication you are taking ...
Ayurvedic medicine side effects for Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS):
Since Ayurvedic treatments are derived from natural herbs and plants, most treatments do not cause adverse events. However, if you take some Ayurvedic preparations or herbs, you may experience the following side effects.
- Some Ayurvedic products contain toxic amounts of heavy metals like lead, arsenic, or mercury, and they might cause heavy metal poisoning.
- Some Ayurvedic herbal formulations might cause headaches, nausea, gastrointestinal problems, diarrhea, rashes, or allergic reactions.
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Tiwari, R., Pandya, D. H., & Baghel, M. S. (2013). Clinical evaluation of Bilvadileha in the management of irritable bowel syndrome. Ayu, 34(4), 368–372. https://doi.org/10.4103/0974-8520.127717
Ayurveda For Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)
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