Volume : III, Issue : IX, September - 2013

The Effect of Vidaarikanda Churnam with Dugdham as Sthanyavardhaka

Dr. B. Vijayalakshmi

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In India, during puerperium women fall short of adequate lactation due to malnutrition, stress and strain. Poor communities, with people living in an unhygienic environment, milk for other sources is liable to contamination resulting in infections. To combat this problem, in allopathic medicine there is no proven drug is available for improving lactation. At this juncture it is not an exaggeration for to state that, Ayurvedic can contribute a lot in an effective manner through specific and potential drugs for increasing lactation without any side effects. Keeping these points in view the present topic has been selected for the research work. The main aim of the study is to find out a best medicine, to improve lactation and to assess the efficacy of the drug VidaarikandaChurnam with milk. 30 patients were selected from the outpatient department of govt. Ayurvedic hospital erragadda. The study was done with irrespective of the parity and excluding local lesions of the east. 5grs of Vidaarikandachurnam along with milk, twice a day for a period of 3 months was given. While screening the result based on the weight of the mother & the baby, 86.66% good result seen in mothers and 90% in babies. The drug vidaarikandachurnam showed an effective Sthanyavardhaka (Galactogogue) without any side effects. The overall results obtained in the present study were 86.67% good result, 10% got satisfactory, and 3.33% were poor.

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Dr.B.Vijayalakshmi The Effect of Vidaarikanda Churnam with Dugdham as Sthanyavardhaka Indian Journal of Applied Research, Vol.III, Issue.IX September 2013


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