Ayurveda Treatment for Hypertension or High Blood Pressure (BP)
Hypertension or high Blood Pressure (BP),the pressure exerted by the blood on the wall of any blood vessel. The normal BP in a human being is 90/60 to 140/90 while High BP is more than 140/90. The low BP however is less than 90/60. It affects practically every organ including heart, Eyes,kidney and brain.
Hypertension often exhibits no real symptoms. Many people continue to live with it for years without discovering it. But uncontrolled High BP without any proper treatment could damage any organ.The common symptoms of High BP include; headache, irritability, general weakness redness of skin, bleeding from the nose, impotency, palpitation, insomnia, loss of memory, poly-urea (excessive urine), and loss of hair.
In Ayurveda however a very effective treatment is available without any side effects because of holistic approach. There is also the possibility that after following Ayurvedic treatment regularly for specific period depending upon the state of disease and the diseased, the BP could be managed without medicines by following diet regulations and changes in life style.
Dr Prasher has treated successfully since 1998, patients suffering from High BP and low BP with herbal formulations prepared from Jatamanshi, Vacha, Ashavagandha, Shankhapuspi, Punarnava, Arjuna, Shati, Pushkarmoola, Triphala, Pipali, Brahami, Sarpagandha. In a few cases, some Panchakarma treatments like Basti, Shirodhara were the part of treatment regimen depending on the condition of the patients.
There are a number of life style adaption as part of treatment for High BP. These may be ,No Smoking,, Controlled / no- drinking,avoiding fried, preserved and packed food material,avoiding excessive stress and releasing it with yoga or talking it over with friends and relatives.Further turmeric (Haldi) powder is natural blood thinner avoiding high salt intake, as also fats and sugar, with regular exercise like walking, swimming and cycling. .In addition Garlic and Parval vegetable are helpful in lowering down the Cholesterol level, as also taking two spoonful of Amalaki juice in warm water in the morning regularly.